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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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Carbon conflicts and forest landscapes in Africa

Amidst the pressing challenges of global climate change, the last decade has seen a wave of forest carbon projects across the world, designed to conserve and enhance forest carbon stocks in order to reduce carbon emissions from deforestation and offset emissions elsewhere.

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2015
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Invasive alien plants and their management in Africa : how a multi-country "War on Weeds" project is helping an infested continent to stem the colonising onslaught of invasive species

This book describes how the four-year GEF-funded project “Removing Barriers to Invasive Plant Management in Africa” was instrumental in developing ways of limiting the severe ecological, social and economic impacts in different parts of Africa of a number of particularly devastating alien plant i

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2013
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Vital but vulnerable : climate change vulnerability and human use of wildlife in Africa's Albertine Rift

This report brings together a broad range of new and existing information on 2,358 plant and animal species of the Albertine Rift (AR) region of East and Central Africa.

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2013
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Long-term outcomes of agricultural investments : lessons from Zambia

Agricultural investments involving the acquisition of long-term rights over large areas of land in developing countries have been the focus of much debate in recent years.

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2012
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Releasing the pressure : water resource efficiencies and gains for ecosystem services

This document discusses the need to balance short-term water productivity gains – in particular in agriculture - with the long-term role that water flows provide for maintaining sustainable landscape ecosystem services (ESS), and serving multiple benefits to human well-being.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Guide to some invasive plants affecting Lake Tanganyika

This booklet describes some of the plants present in and around Lake Tanganyika that can affect its environment and biodiversity. There are many such plants and there will be more – but this small volume is a starting handbook to invasive plant recognition, understanding and management.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

The economics of climate change in Zambia

This report explores the economic impact of climate change in Zambia through the assessment of six sectors, agriculture & food security, natural resources, water, energy, health, and infrastructure. The analysis is conducted via scenario planning. 

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2011
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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
IUCN Grey Literature

Mid-term review, climate change and development project: Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania. Final draft

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2010
IUCN Publication

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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The red book of Southern Africa

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2007
IUCN Publication

Values and rewards : counting and capturing ecosystem water services for sustainable development

Water ecosystems have long been perceived by decision makers as having little value simply because their economic value is poorly understood and rarely articulated.

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2005
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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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Human-wildlife conflict : identifying the problem and possible solutions

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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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Southern African plant red data lists

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2002
IUCN Publication

Practice before policy : an analysis of policy and institutional changes enabling community involvement in forest management in eastern and southern Africa

There is growing recognition that centralized forest regimes, which exclude local knowledge and customary practices, have not achieved sustainable forest management.

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2002
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Approaches to environmental litigation and advocacy in southern Africa

A critical component in ensuring effective environmental governance is the existence of a vigilant civil society which can activate relevant statutory agencies to enforce environmental policy and legislation.

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2002
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Community, farmers' and breeders' rights in southern Africa : towards a framework for a sui generis policy and legislation

Part I looks at community issues and Part II looks at the broad framework of policy and legislation intended to advance farmers’ and breeders’ rights at both national and international level.

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2002
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Strategies for wise use of wetlands : best practices in participatory management. Proceedings of a workshop held at the 2nd International conference on wetlands and development

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2002
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Economic change, governance and natural resource wealth : the political economy of change in southern Africa

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2001
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Aid and reform in Africa : lessons from ten case studies

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2001
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Lessons learned : case studies in sustainable use

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2001
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Challenges to developing CBNRM and effective participatory environmental policy processes in Zambia : workshop report

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2001
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Proceedings of the technical information sharing workshop for the ZIMOZA transborder natural resources management (TBNRM) initiative

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2001
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Economic aspects of community involvement in sustainable forest management in eastern and southern Africa

Produced by IUCN’s Eastern Africa Programme, this publication aims to investigate the extent to which communities have been provided with economic incentives to become involved in sustainable forest management in Eastern and Southern Africa, and how far perverse incentives and disincentives encou

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2001
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Regional workshop on community involvement in forest management in eastern and southern Africa

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2001
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Land, people and forests in eastern and southern Africa at the beginning of the 21st century : the impact of land relations on the role of communities in forest future

The way in which forest land is owned directly influences the status of the forest, its condition and the way in which it is managed. The greater the security of local forest tenure, the stronger the interest and will of the community towards its security.

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2001
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Biodiversity assessment of the Zambezi basin wetlands

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2000
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Food for thought : the utilization of wild meat in eastern and southern Africa

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2000
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Proceedings of the transborder natural resources management workshop

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2000
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Proceedings of the NETCAB transborder natural resource management community stakeholder consultative workshop

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2000
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Organisations and their approaches in community based natural resources management in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe

This publication records the methods, lessons and experiences of organizations involved in CBNRM programmes in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe, to enable organizations and communities to discover and learn from the implementation experiences of counterparts in neighbouring areas.

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2000
IUCN Publication

Economic value of the Zambezi basin wetlands

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1999
IUCN Publication

African elephant database 1998

The African elephant is the largest living land mammal. It once inhabited most of the continent, from the Mediterranean coast down to its south tip. This picture of elephant range today is one of scattered, fragmented populations south of the Sahara Desert.

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1999
Non IUCN Publication

Monitoring illegal wildlife use and law enforcement in African savanna rangelands

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1998
IUCN Grey Literature

Final report on the study contract between the national authorizing officer for the European Development Fund acting on behalf of the Government of Malawi and IUCN Environmental Law Centre

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1998
IUCN Publication

The missing links : reviving indigenous knowledge systems in promoting sustainable natural resource management in southern Africa. Proceedings of a regional workshop

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1998
IUCN Publication

Enhancing land reforms in southern Africa : case studies on land reform strategies and community based natural resources management

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1998
IUCN Publication

Enhancing land reforms in southern Africa : reviews on land reform strategies and community based natural resources management

The project "Enhancing land reform strategies for sustainable livelihoods in southern Africa" has two main components: a land reform review and a questionnaire survey in a selected district. It was implemented in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique, Botswana and South Africa.

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1998
IUCN Publication

Searching for a cure : conservation of medicinal wildlife resources in East and southern Africa

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1998
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Water and population dynamics : case studies and policy implications : report of a workshop, October 1996, Montreal, Canada

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1998
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Southern Africa beyond the millenium : environmental trends and scenarios to 2015

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1997
IUCN Publication

Wetlands conservation and management in southern Africa : challenges and opportunities. Summary of the SADC wetlands conservation survey reports

The document presents the results of a survey and proposes a generic programme of action for wetlands conservation which could be adapted for implementation in SADC member states. It gives an overview of wetland types in southern Africa, highlighting key characteristics and important attributes.

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1997
IUCN Publication

Current status of Burchell's zebra in Africa : report to IUCN/SSC Equid Specialist Group, with additional information on Grevy's zebra and Cape Mountain zebra

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1997
IUCN Publication

Strategies for sustainability : Africa

A series of regional reviews of multi-sectoral strategies for sustainability at the national, provincial, and local levels, complementing the volume on "Strategies for national sustainable development".

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1997
Non IUCN Publication

Structural adjustment, the environment and sustainable development

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1996
IUCN Grey Literature

Strategic environmental assessment of development around Victoria Falls

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1996

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