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Case studies carried out within the 'Our Common Dignity Initiative 2011-2016 Initiative: Rights-Based Approaches in World Heritage'

The objective of the Our Common Dignity initiative has been to contribute towards building awareness of rights issues in World Heritage and heritage management, to promote ‘good practice’ approaches to rights and their enabling conditions, and to develop and recommend relevant tools and guideline

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2017
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Áreas protegidas urbanas

Como nossas cidades continuam crescendo, não devemos abandonar a proteção de áreas naturais às pressões da urbanização, e sim defender esses lugares, e realmente tentar criar novos espaços para a natureza dentro do tecido urbano – inclusive dentro dos centros das cidades.

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2017
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Solutions in focus : transboundary protected area solutions

PANORAMA is a partnership initiative to facilitate learning from success in conservation. It promotes examples of inspiring solutions that showcase how nature conservation can benefit society.

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2016
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Aires protégées urbaines

Jusqu’à récemment, les conservationnistes se préoccupaient peu des aires protégées urbaines. Il faut défendre ces lieux et s’efforcer de créer de nouveaux espaces naturels au sein du tissu urbain, y compris dans les centres-villes.

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2016
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Framework for assessing and improving law for sustainability

The sustainability challenges we face today are greater than any we have previously confronted.

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2016
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African solutions in a rapidly changing world = Solutions africaines dans un monde qui change rapidement

In this publication, several case studies from the African continent illustrate the "nature-based solutions" approach and offer hope that effective solutions to the climate change dilemma can be addressed through local responses that also achieve mutual benefits for biodiversity conservation and

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2015
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Ethics and climate change : a study of national commitments

Climate change is the most significant moral and environmental issue of our time.

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2015
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Safe havens : protected areas for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation

This publication presents 18 case studies to demonstrate how Protected Areas (PAs) can be better managed for disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA).

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2014
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Indigenous peoples, national parks, and protected areas : a new paradigm linking conservation, culture, and rights

A vast number of national parks and protected areas throughout the world have been established in the customary territories of indigenous peoples.

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2014
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Áreas bajo protección privada : mirando al futuro

Las áreas bajo protección privada merecen un reconocimiento y respaldo mucho mayores que el que reciben en este momento.

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2014
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The futures of privately protected areas

Privately protected areas deserve far greater recognition and support than is the case at the moment.

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2014
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Urban protected areas : profiles and best practice guidelines

As our cities continue to grow, we should defend the protection of natural areas and even try to create new space for nature within this urban fabric.

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2014
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Transfrontier conservation areas

The introduction of transfrontier conservation areas (TFCAs) in Southern Africa was based on an enchanting promise, with cross-border collaboration and ecotourism becoming vehicles of this promise.

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2013
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Innovative approaches to manage protected areas

The current book presents and summarizes works and projects finalized during the second course of Klagenfurt University's postgraduate M.Sc programme on "Management in Protected Areas" (2007 to 2009).

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2012
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The South Africa - Viet Nam rhino horn nexus

This document summarizes TRAFFIC’s comprehensive overview of events and dynamics currently driving an escalating illicit trade in rhino horns from South Africa to Viet Nam.

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2012
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Putting natural solutions to work : mainstreaming protected areas in climate change responses

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2012
IUCN Grey Literature

World Heritage sites and the extractive industries

This short independent study focuses on the relationship between the extractive industries and natural World Heritage properties.

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2012
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Joint ventures in agriculture : lessons from land reform projects in South Africa

‘Inclusive business models’ have attracted renewed interest in recent years, as part of wider debates about growing agricultural investment in developing countries. This report discusses joint ventures in South Africa’s agricultural sector.

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2012
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Practical, profitable, protected : a starter guide to developing sustainable tourism in protected areas

This book is a practical manual on how to develop and manage tourism in protected areas. It is for all those responsible for the management of protected areas as tourism destinations.

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2012
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Community rights, conservation, and contested land : the politics of natural resource governance in Africa

Natural resource governance is central to the outcomes of biodiversity conservation efforts and to patterns of economic development, particularly in resource-dependent rural communities.

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2011
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Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel : report excerpt

This publication is an excerpt of the report, "Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel".

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2011
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Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth : a report of the working group on decoupling to the International Resource Panel

This report provides a solid foundation for the concept of decoupling, clearly defining key terms and providing empirical evidence of escalating resource use. It shows that decoupling is already taking place to some extent, but is lagging far behind its potential.

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2011
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UNESCO science report 2010 : the current status of science around the world

Written by a team of independent experts who are each covering the country or region from which they hail, the UNESCO Science Report 2010 analyses the trends and developments that have shaped scientific research, innovation and higher education over the past five years.

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2010
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Vulnerable places, vulnerable people : trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment

While some argue that trade liberalization has raised incomes and led to environmental protection in developing countries, others claim that it generates neither poverty reduction nor sustainability.

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2010
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Adding value to livestock diversity : marketing to promote local breeds and improve livelihoods

Throughout the world and over centuries, small-scale livestock keepers and pastoralists have developed animal breeds that are well suited to their local conditions. These breeds are hardy and disease-resistant; they can survive on little water and scant vegetation.

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2010
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Building resilience to climate change : ecosystem-based adaptation and lessons from the field

With climate change now a certainty, the question is now how much change there will be and what can be done about it. One of the answers is through adaptation. Many of the lessons that are being learned in adaptation are from success stories from the field.

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2010
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Sustaining the world's large marine ecosystems

Sustaining the World’s Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) provides examples of advances made in the operationalization of the five-module approach to ecosystem based management (EBM) for sustaining the goods and services of the world’s LMEs.

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2009
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The red book of Southern Africa

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2007
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Guidelines for strategic adaptive management : experiences from managing the rivers of the Kruger National Park

This guidelines outlines one management tool, strategic adaptive management, that has been developed by the staff and managers of Kruger National Park. This approach recognises and is responsive to global change factors in a realistic and practical manner.

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2007
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Perfect? The healing power of nature

This is the exceptional story of Samuel Mabetshe a street kid from Jeffrey's Bay who saved his life through surfing.

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2005
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The Eastern African marine ecoregion conservation plan 2005 - 2009

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2004
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Mountains in the sea : Table Mountain to Cape Point. An interpretive guide to the Table Mountain national park

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2004
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Atlas and red data book of the frogs of South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland

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2004
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Shade into the sun : Great Limpopo national park

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2004
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Red data book of the mammals of South Africa : a conservation assessment

Over 30 organisations collaborated to produce this publication. It covers 295 terrestrial and marine species and subspecies of mammals, which were assessed within South African borders, excluding Swaziland and Lesotho.

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2004
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Disenfranchisement at large : transfrontier zones, conservation and local livelihoods

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2004
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Biodiversity and the ecosystem approach in agriculture, forestry and fisheries

This publication is the proceedings for a satellite event on Biodiversity and the Ecosystem Approach in Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, held on the occasion of the Ninth Regular Session of the Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, in FAO, Rome, 12-13 October 2002.

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2003
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South African national parks : a celebration

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2003
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Phytoplankton identification catalogue : Saldanha Bay, South Africa, April 2001

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2003
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Mangroves of East Africa

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2003
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Assessing the need for a regional approach to environmental impact assessment in southern Africa

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2003
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Assessment of policy formulation and implementation processes in environment and natural resources management in southern Africa

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2003
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Supporting community development through transboundary natural resources management in southern Africa. Exchange visit seminar for directors : proceedings

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2003
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Mainstreaming biodiversity in development : case studies from South Africa

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2002
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Closing the gap : information, participation, and justice in decision-making for the environment

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2002
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Wetland development and management in SADC countries : proceedings of a sub-regional workshop, 19-23 November 2001, Harare, Zimbabwe

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2002
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Power politics : equity and environment in electricity reform

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2002
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Southern African plant red data lists

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2002
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Analysis of stakeholder power and responsibilities in community involvement in forest management in eastern and southern Africa

The regions of Eastern and Southern Africa, embracing the countries of Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia(land), Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Angola, Lesotho, Swaziland and South Africa display a great richness and diversity of culture

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2002

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