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IUCN Grey Literature

El futuro ancestral : la adaptación basada en ecosistemas

Este es el documento final del proceso de sistematización del proyecto “Adaptación basada en Ecosistemas de Montaña” (EbA Montaña). El interés del equipo era mostrar el impacto logrado y las lecciones aprendidas con la implementación de las diferentes actividades.

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2016
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Miraflores, Yauyos, Lima

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2015
IUCN Grey Literature

Diagnóstico participativo para el plan de manejo de pastos y agua de la comunidad de Canchayllo, Jauja, Junín

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2015
IUCN Publication

Making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation

The objective of this publication is to present lessons learned throughout the process of ‘making the case for ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) ’ to government and other stakeholders, encouraging them to include EbA approaches in broader adaptation strategies, and to bring about the required shif

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2015
IUCN Publication

Economics of land degradation initiative : An economic valuation of a large-scale rangeland restoration project through the Hima system in Jordan. A case study in Jordan

This paper presents an ex-ante cost-benefit analysis of large-scale rangeland restoration through the Hima system within the Zarqa River Basin, drawing on experience from a pilot initiative by IUCN and the Jordanian Ministry of Agriculture since 2010.

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2015
IUCN Publication

Orientaciones sobre los reconocimientos biológicos portuarios de referencia

Esta publicación ha sido preparada por las Asociaciones GloBallast, la IOI, el CSIR-NIO y la UICN para que sirva de orientación a quienes tienen previsto hacer un reconocimiento biológico portuario de referencia, en especial en relación con la gestión del agua de lastre. 

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2014
IUCN Publication

Guidance on port biological baseline surveys (PBBS)

This publication has been prepared by GBP, IOI, CSIR-NIO and IUCN in order to serve as guidance to those who are planning to carry out a port biological baseline survey, in particular in the context of Ballast Water Management.

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2014
IUCN Publication

Biodiversity resource inventory : ecosystem assessment of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC, Kaski

This report provides the findings of biodiversity resource inventory of Bhadaure Tamagi VDC of Kaski district of Western Nepal, with clear mapping of all important ecosystems, including forest, agriculture, wetland and bodies of water.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Mainstreaming climate change adaptation in the Pacific : a practical guide

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2013
IUCN Publication

An ecosystem approach to management of seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean : volume 4 : a road map towards sustainable use and conservation of biodiversity in the Southern Indian Ocean

This publication presents proposals from a management workshop on conservation and management measures applicable to high seas areas in the Southern Indian Ocean regarding: (i) a biodiversity initiative; (ii) the principles, objectives and process included in the draft road map developed in suppo

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the Pacific : an institutional and policy analysis

The objective of this study is to provide an analysis of the current level of integration of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the region, with an emphasis on the policy and institutional environment.

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2012
IUCN Publication

An ecosystem approach to management of seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean : volume 3 : legal and institutional gap analysis

This publication presents a legal and institutional gap analysis of the project area, covering five seamount regions, two of which are inside proposed Benthic Protected Areas (BPAs), Atlantis Bank and Coral Seamount, and three outside BPAs.

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2012
IUCN Publication

An ecosystem approach to management of seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean : volume 2 : anthropogenic threats to seamount ecosystems and biodiversity

The individual and cumulative threats to and effects of the full range of human activities on marine ecosystems and biodiversity in general, and seamounts in particular, in areas beyond national jurisdiction (ABNJ) are still largely unknown.

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2012
IUCN Publication

An ecosystem approach to management of seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean : volume 1 : overview of seamount ecosystems and biodiversity

Seamounts are topographic rises of the seabed with a limited extent across the summit. There is evidence that seamounts form hotspots of biological activity in the oceans. Why seamounts host abundant populations of fish and other pelagic and aquatic predators is still uncertain.

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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
IUCN Publication

Water and the green economy : capacity development aspects

This publication brings together case studies, best practices and lessons learned on capacity development aspects of water and the green economy.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Zelena knjiga izvornih pasmina Hrvatske = Green book of indigenous breeds of Croatia

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2011
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
Non IUCN Publication

The forgotten billion : MDG achievement in the drylands

The purpose of this publication is to highlight the development challenges faced by people who live in drylands and to outline how these challenges can be tackled successfully.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Tourism and poverty reduction strategies in the integrated framework for least developed countries

This study sheds light on how least developed countries (LDCs) can maximize pro-poor gains from tourism.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Catalysing climate finance : a guidebook on policy and financing options to support green, low-emission and climate-resilient development

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Adapting to climate change : UNDP-GEF initiatives financed by the Least Developed Countries Fund, Special Climate Change Fund and Strategic Priority on Adaptation

This report is a comprehensive overview of country-led efforts on climate change adaptation supported by the UNDP-GEF partnership with financing from the GEF-managed LDCF, SCCF and SPA funds.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Practitioner's guide : capacity development for environmental sustainability

Capacity development and environmental sustainability are both central to UNDP's mandate and programming.

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change (Japanese version)

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change (Russian version)

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change (Arabic version)

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Soluções naturais : as áreas protegidas ajudam as populações a lidar com as alterações climáticas

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Soluzioni naturali : aree protette par aiutare le popolazioni a contrastare i cambiamenti climatici

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Solutions naturelles : les aires protégées, aider les gens à faire face au changement climatique

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Soluciones naturales : las áreas protegidas ayudan a las personas a enfrentar el cambio climático

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2011
IUCN Grey Literature

Natural solutions : protected areas helping people cope with climate change

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2011
IUCN Publication

La tierra que pacemos : una síntesis de casos de estudio sobre cómo defienden las organizaciones de pastores sus derechos sobre la tierra

Este informe, basado en 21 casos analizados, procedentes de 17 países en cuatro continentes, describe cómo los pastores lograron defender y hacer valer sus derechos sobre la tierra.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Nos terres de pâturage : une synthèse d’études de cas sur comment les organisations pastorales défendent leur droits fonciers

Le présent rapport, basé sur 21 études de cas provenant de 17 pays de quatre continents, décrit la manière dont les pasteurs sont parvenus à défendre/faire valoir leurs droits fonciers.

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2011
IUCN Publication

The land we graze : a synthesis of case studies about how pastoralists’ organizations defend their land rights

This report, based on 21 case-studies, from 17 countries in four continents, describes how pastoralists successfully defended/asserted their land rights. The question at the outset was what elements contribute to the success of pastoralists’ securing land rights and resources.

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2011
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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
IUCN Publication

Toward recovery and sustainability of the world's large marine ecosystems during climate change

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2011
IUCN Publication

Dogal Çözümler

Protected areas play a major role in reducing climate changing carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere. Fifteen percent of the world's terrestrial carbon stock - 312 gigatonnes - are stored in protected areas around the world.

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2011
IUCN Publication

Applying an ecosystem approach to fisheries management in the high seas : a focus on seamounts of the southern Indian Ocean

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2011
IUCN Publication

Critical analysis of environmental flow assessments of selected rivers in Tanzania and Kenya

This report represents a summary and analysis of work that has been carried out over the past decade or so, to assess and implement the environmental flow requirements of four river basins in Tanzania. These basins are the Pangani, Great Ruaha, Wami and the Mara (shared with Kenya).

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2011
IUCN Publication

Module 3 : entrepreneurship development in integrated water resource management, financial management in conflict management in water resource management in development

One of the pre-requisites in the process of putting in place the Kikuletwa Catchment Forum is development of training materials to be used for Training of Trainers (TOT) programme covering topics in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), entrepreneurships; community participation; gender a

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2011
IUCN Publication

Module 2 : integrated water resources management (IWRM)

One of the pre-requisites in the process of putting in place the Kikuletwa Catchment Forum is development of training materials to be used for Training of Trainers (TOT) programme covering topics in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), entrepreneurships; community participation; gender a

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2011
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Module 1 : participatory planning, stakeholder participation and gender mainstreaming an integrated water resources management and development

One of the pre-requisites in the process of putting in place the Kikuletwa Catchment Forum is development of training materials to be used for Training of Trainers (TOT) programme covering topics in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM), entrepreneurships; community participation; gender a

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2011
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Towards a representative network of marine protected areas in Libya

Of the current 750 marine and coastal protected areas that have been created in the Mediterranean, two thirds of these are along the northern coast of the sea. Therefore important habitats along the eastern and southern coast are under-represented.

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2011
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Forum national sur la diversité biologique au Burkina Faso : synthèse des résultats

L’objectif global du forum était de favoriser la prise de conscience sur l’état et l’importance de la biodiversité et des forêts et un partage d’expériences de capitalisation des données, de conservation et de valorisation de la diversité biologique (animale, végétale), in situ et /ou ex situ au

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2011
IUCN Publication

Training manual on gender and climate change (Arabic version)

In 2007, IUCN, UNDP, UNEP and WEDO recognized the need for a coordinated strategy among global institutions working on gender and climate change. The result was the establishment of the Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA).

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Sostenibilidad financiera de las áreas protegidas en América Latina y el Caribe : guía para la política de inversión

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2010
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The importance of biodiversity and ecosystems in economic growth and equity in Latin America and the Caribbean : an economic valuation of ecosystems

UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group is pleased to publish this Report which will be a cornerstone for future approaches and policy dialogue on the economics and management of ecosystem services.

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2010
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Handbook for conducting technology needs assessment for climate change

This updated handbook by the United Nations Development Programme provides hands-on guidance for identifying the most effective technology options for poverty reduction and climate change mitigation and adaptation.

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2010
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Millennium Ecosystem Assessment outreach kit

This resource is a compilation of resources for communicating the work of the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA), which might be useful for outreach activities organizations might wish to undertake related to the findings of the MA, on the importance of ecosystem servicse and actions that can b

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2010
IUCN Publication

Guidelines for development of a national ballast water management strategy (Arabic version)

This manual is the product of countries’ requests for assistance in strengthening and developing national regulatory frameworks related to marine Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in particular with respect to the transfer of potentially harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in ships’ ballast water

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2010

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