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IUCN Publication

House reef marine guide

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2017
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Mangrove-related policy and institutional frameworks in Pakistan, Thailand and Viet Nam

Mangroves provide an array of benefits to coastal communities, but in spite of their many values, mangroves in Asia continue to be converted to other land uses and sustainable financing for their protection has not been forthcoming.

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2016
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Integrated river basin management of Vu Gia-Thu Bon and coastal Quang Nam-Da Nang, Viet Nam

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2016
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Sustainability of small grants

IUCN Sri Lanka is the National Secretariat of Mangroves for the Future (MFF) regional initiative that is being implemented in the country since 2008.

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2015
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Resilience of coastal systems and their human partners

This report explains the ecology and social profile of coastal systems in Kenya, Mozambique and Tanzania in order to contribute to the development of effective strategies to enhance the resilience of marine and coastal systems in the Western Indian Ocean.

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2015
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Field guide to reef fishes of Sri Lanka : volume 2

The hope is that this field guide, along with its companion, volume 1, will be useful resources for snorkelers, divers, and all those interested in marine life in expanding their knowledge on identification of species found in the reef habitats of Sri Lanka. 

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2014
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Framing ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change : applicability in the coast of Bangladesh

The recent increase in exposure to natural hazards among the communities of Bangladesh is linked to the new generation of threats posed by climate variability and change resulting from anthropogenic activity.

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2014
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Proceedings of the workshop on ecological considerations in coastal development

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2013
IUCN Publication

Field guide to reef fishes of Sri Lanka

Using his marine experience of nearly four decades, the author has provided accurate descriptions of selected reef fishes, with precise illustrations by Shantha Jayaweera.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Tidal flats

This booklet is an attempt to redress the lack of general knowledge on tidal flats and create awareness about their importance and the current threats facing these little-known ecosystems. 

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2013
IUCN Publication

Lagoons and estuaries

Coastal lagoons and estuaries, lying at the boundary between ocean and land, house a unique mosaic of habitats, giving rise to high species diversity and the creation of ecotones. They are also ecologically and economically important ecosystems that provide many ecosystem services.

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2013
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Small grants, large gains : lessons from MFF Small Grant Facility Projects in Sri Lanka (2011-2013)

Mangroves for the Future (MFF) is a partnership-based regional initiative promoting investments in coastal ecosystems that support sustainable development.

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2013
IUCN Publication

The Gulf of Mannar and its surroundings : a resource book for teachers in the Mannar District

Increasing incidence and intensity of natural disasters and climate change are having over-arching impacts on the environment. Sustainable development is being undermined. Ecological services and their indirect economic values are frequently omitted from assessments.

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2012
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Promoting local innovations (PLI) for community-based climate change adaptation in coastal areas : a facilitator's guide to the PLI workshop

This facilitator’s guide for the Promoting Local Innovations (PLI) workshop has been developed to provide conservation and development practitioners working with coastal communities with an interactive and participatory tool that they can use to promote local innovations for climate change adapta

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2012
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A regional synthesis of results and lessons from Mangroves for the Future Small Grant Projects : 2009-11

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2012
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An appraisal of challenges in the sustainable management of the micro-tidal barrier-built estuaries and lagoons in Sri Lanka

This study, based on a colloquium, field assessments of development activities and technical analyses pertaining to barrier-built estuaries and lagoons, was inspired by the positive response to a preceding report captioned <a href=”http

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An appraisal of mangrove management in micro-tidal estuaries and lagoons in Sri Lanka

This study was inspired by observations and experiences from post-tsunami (2004) mangrove planting and ‘restoration’ work in the country.

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2011
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Climate change toolkit for students and youths

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Protecting and conserving vs. replanting and rehabilitation

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Community networking : a tool for circumventing weak governance in southern Thailand

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2010
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Climate proof : a four step guide for coastal projects

Scientific evidence suggests that variations in temperature, weather patterns and sea level will impact coastal ecosystems and communities.

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2010
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A sustainable financing and benefit-sharing strategy for conservation and management of Puttalam Lagoon

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2010
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Mangroves : soldiers of our coasts

This children’s book describes mangroves and all the essential services they provide: livelihoods for coastal communities, shelter for rich biodiversity, absorption of CO2, providing clean water, and protection from storms, hurricanes and tsunamis.

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2010
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A sustainable financing strategy for the Andaman

The project "Ecologically and Socio Economically sound Coastal Ecosystem Rehabilitation and Conservation in Tsunami Affected Countries of the Indian Ocean" aimed to facilitate coastal ecosystem rehabilitation and conservation activities in critically degraded and threatened ecosystems i

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

From village to lagoon : the BMZ project in Puttalam, Sri Lanka

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Prawn farms, the Supreme Court and IUCN : on-the-ground impediments to conservation

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

The water lily : a flagship species for local to global conservation

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Biodiversity for the people, by the people : assessment and monitoring in Southern Thailand

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Youth groups : exemplifying the reef to ridge approach

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Ecologically and socio-economically sound coastal ecosystem rehabilitation and conservation in tsunami-affected countries of the Indian Ocean : annual report 2008

This document reports on progress made during the second year of the project (January 1 – December 31 2008). A financial report covering the same period has been prepared and submitted along with this document.

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Ecologically and socio-economically sound coastal ecosystem rehabilitation and conservation in tsunami-affected countries of the Indian Ocean : annual report 2007

This document reports on progress made during the first year of the project (January 1 – December 31 2007). A financial report covering the same period has been prepared and submitted along with this document.

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2008
IUCN Grey Literature

Mangroves for the future : promoting investment in coastal ecosystem conservation

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2006
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Coastal ecosystems newsletter

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2006