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IUCN Grey Literature

Managing forest ecosystems for sustainable livelihoods : report of the GBF16 workshop

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2002
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Le carbone, les forêts et l'homme : vers une gestion intégrée du piégeage du carbone, de l'environnement et des moyens d'existence durable

Mitigating the impact of climate change presents governments and communities throughout the world with one of the main environmental challenges of our times.

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2002
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The wellbeing of forests : an e-tool for assessing environmental and social sustainability

This report brings together 27 indicators of human and ecosystem wellbeing using IUCN's pioneering Sustainability Assessment method.

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2002
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Carbon, forests and people : towards the integrated management of carbon sequestration, the environment and sustainable livelihood

Mitigating the impact of climate change presents governments and communities throughout the world with one of the main environmental challenges of our times.

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2002
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Forest landscape restoration : building assets for people and nature, experience from East Africa

Forest loss and degradation carry a heavy human and environmental cost throughout tropical, temperate and boreal regions.

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2002
IUCN Grey Literature

ForestPact - Forest Partnership for Action and Commitment Today workshop summary report

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2000
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Contribution à l'étude stratégique de mise en oeuvre de la politique forestière de la Banque mondiale : défis et recommandations

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2000
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Contribución a la revisión y estrategia de implementación de la política forestal del Banco Mundial : desafíos y recomendaciones

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2000
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Contribution to the World Bank's forest policy implementation review and strategy : challenges and recommendations

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2000
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Forest rehabilitation in Lao PDR : issues and constraints

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2000
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Coastal forests of eastern Africa

The eastern African coastal strip contains a tiny chain of patches of lowland tropical dry forest.

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2000
IUCN Publication

Global review of forest fires

Fires are a natural phenomenon. However, over 90% of all wildland fires today are due to human action causing significant forest loss between 6-14 million hectares of forest per annum.

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2000
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An introduction to the IUCN Forest Conservation Programme

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2000
IUCN Grey Literature

Conservation of paper parks to effective management, vol.1 : summary

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1999
IUCN Grey Literature

The role of forest protected areas in the landscape : a discussion paper prepared for the World Bank-WWF Alliance and the Council of foreign relations

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1999
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Forest quality : an introduction booklet

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1999
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Linkages in the landscape : the role of corridors and connectivity in wildlife conservation

The loss and fragmentation of natural habitats is one of the major issues in wildlife management and conservation. Habitat "corridors" are sometimes proposed as an important element within a conservation strategy.

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1999
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Metals from the forests : mining and forest degradation

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1999
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From conflict to collaboration : people and forests at Mount Elgon, Uganda

Describes a field-level assessment of how people living near the Mount Elgon National Park in Uganda use the park's forest resources.

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1998
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Biodiversity and sustainable use of Kyrgyzstan's walnut-fruit forests : proceedings of the seminar, Arslanbob, Dzalal-abab oblast, Kyrgyzstan, 4-8 September 1995

A collection of papers, many translated from Russian, originally presented at a seminar held in 1995 to increase international awareness about Kyrgyzstan's unique walnut-fruit forests.

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1998
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Participatory techniques for community forestry : a field manual

Provides a wealth of practical tools and methods for our field workers who work with local communities in developing collaborative management of forests.

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1998
IUCN Grey Literature

Sustainable tropical forest management by private concessionnaires : an assessment of the possibilities and risks using the example of the CIB (Congolaise industrielle du bois)

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1997
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Non-timber forest products : value, use and management issues in Africa, including examples from Latin America

Based on a workshop held to analyse the viability of extraction of NTFPs in Africa and improve knowledge and understanding of the role and potential of NTFPs in forest conservation. Also includes country overview of NTFPs use from fifteen countries.

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1997
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Batak resource management : belief, knowledge and practice

This book offers an innovative and refreshing look at forest conservation in Palawan Island, the Philippines, where the indigenous Batak peoples make a living from shifting cultivation and collection of non-timber forest products.

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1997
IUCN Grey Literature

Forest conservation programme advisory group meeting

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1996
IUCN Grey Literature

A review of the Thai forestry sector master plan

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1996
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L'atlas pour la conservation des forêts tropicales d'Afrique

First edited in English, this is the first fully comprehensive study of the current state of the tropical moist forests of Africa. African moist forests, containing well over half the continent's biological diversity, are disappearing at a rate of about 2 per year, the fastest in the world.

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1996
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Manejo forestal colaborativo para la conservación y el desarrollo

Explores various approaches including those which are forest-related such as community forestry and joint forest management as well as those concerned with protected areas. Covers key issues of theory and implementation and methodolgies for implementation

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1996
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Non-timber forest products : ecological and economic aspects of exploitation in Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia

Based on information derived from literature, statistics, interviews and a field survey in Bolivia, this report explores the value of non-timber forest products not only in economic terms but also as an important element in the lives of people who live in or near the forest.

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1996
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The conservation atlas of tropical forests : the Americas

The threats to the forests of tropical America have been the centre of international environmental concern for some time, yet the material in this atlas highlights the continuing extent of scientific uncertainty over the critical issues that will determine the future use and conservation of these

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1996
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Conservación de la diversidad biológica en los bosques tropicales bajo régimen de ordenación : actas de un seminario celebrado durante la Asamblea general de la UICN, Perth, Australia

At the meeting of the International Tropical Timber Organization held in Bali in 1990, ITTO adopted the target of ensuring that all tropical timber marketed internationally should, by the year 2000, come from forests that are managed sustainably.

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1995
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La conservation de la diversité biologique dans les forêts tropicales aménagées : comptes rendus d'un atelier organisé lors de l'Assemblée générale de l 'UICN à Perth, Australie

At the meeting of the International Tropical Timber Organization held in Bali in 1990, ITTO adopted the target of ensuring that all tropical timber marketed internationally should, by the year 2000, come from forests that are managed sustainably.

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1995
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Cogestion des forêts pour la conservation et le développement

Explores various approaches including those which are forest-related such as community forestry and joint forest management as well as those concerned with protected areas. Covers key issues of theory and implementation and methodolgies for implementation

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1995
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Reservas extrativistas

This account of extractive reserves in the Brazilian Amazon region provides practical examples of sustainability based on first-hand reports.

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1995
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The international forests regime : legal and policy issues

Synthesis of the various components of international law that have an impact on forests and provides a policy framework for conservation and sustainable use, against which any future global forest regime shoud be measured.

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1995
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Collaborative management of forests for conservation and development

Explores various approaches including those which are forest-related such as community forestry and joint forest management as well as those concerned with protected areas. Covers key issues of theory and implementation and methodologies for implementation.

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1995
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FROGGIE : Forest Reserves of Ghana : Graphical Information Exhibitor : manual for the program

An interactive database and dynamic map of plants and forests in Ghana accompanies this report.

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1995
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Forest protection in Ghana with particular reference to vegetation and plant species

Forest management in Ghana is in a transition period. This report looks at the historical background and forest condition today, summarises a recent botanical survey, and offers recommendations for a new management regime given the seriously threatened state of many forest reserves.

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1995
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Kenya's indigenous forests : status, management and conservation

The result of the work of the Kenya Indigenous Forest Conservation programme, this report provides a summary of the existing information about Kenya's indigenous forests.

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1995
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Conserving biodiversity outside protected areas : the role of traditional agro-ecosystems

Limits to expansion of protected area systems underline the importance of seeking new ways to conserve biodiversity. There are many examples where traditional rural communities have shown their capacity to maintain high biological and cultural diversity.

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1995
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Extractive reserves

This account of extractive reserves in the Brazilian Amazon region provides practical examples of sustainability based on first-hand reports.

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1995
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La gestion des régions forestières tropicales humides : directives écologiques

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1993
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El extractivismo en América Latina : conclusiones y recomendaciones del Taller UICN-CEE, Amacayacu, Colombia, Octubre 1992

Attention has increasingly focused on the extraction of non-timber forest products as a way of managing tropical forests in a sustainable way.

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1993
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Plantations in the tropics : environmental concerns

Based on thorough bibliographic research of a highly controversial topic, this report, jointly sponsored by IUCN, UNEP and WWF, shows the potential of plantations, while also exposing problems which may arise if massive tree plantations proposed for the tropics are to be established.

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1993
IUCN Grey Literature

A study of the Reserve of Conkouati : Congo, the south-western sector. English executive summary

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1992
IUCN Grey Literature

Report of the Forest Conservation Programme advisory group meeting, 1-2 September 1992, Gland, Switzerland

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1992
IUCN Grey Literature

Report of the Forest Conservation Programme advisory group meeting, 1-2 September 1992, Gland, Switzerland

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1992
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Conserving biological diversity in managed tropical forests : proceedings of a workshop held at the IUCN General Assembly, Perth, Australia, 30 November - 1 December 1990

At the meeting of the International Tropical Timber Organization held in Bali in 1990, ITTO adopted the target of ensuring that all tropical timber marketed internationally should, by the year 2000, come from forests that are managed sustainably.

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1992
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La Réserve de Conkouati, Congo : le secteur sud-ouest

Continuing on the same pattern as in the previous publication in the series, La Réserve de Conkouati, Congo : le secteur sud-est, the author has been coordinating activities of forests, wetlands and environmental impact assessment programmes around the Conkouati lagoon, which is of great interest

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1992
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Tropical deforestation and species extinction

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1992

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