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IUCN Publication

Protected planet report 2018

The Protected Planet Report 2018 provides an update of progress towards Aichi Biodiversity Target 11 at the global scale. With two years to go until 2020, the Protected Planet Report 2018 confirms that significant progress has been made to accelerate protection of biodiversity on land and in the

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2018
IUCN Publication

Conservation de la biodiversité des zones arides

L’ouvrage Conservation de biodiversité des zones arides vise à sensibiliser toutes les parties prenantes et à galvaniser une action plus large afin de booster la conservation et le développement des zones arides.

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2017
IUCN Publication

Protected planet national technical series : Republic of Korea

The aim of the report is to assess the status of the protected area network of the Republic of Korea and propose priorities for expansion to support the implementation of international and national biodiversity targets.

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2016
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Protected planet report 2016

The Protected Planet Report 2016 assesses how protected areas contribute to achieving the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and relevant targets of the Sustainable Development Goals, and highlights current research and case studies as examples of the role protected areas play in conserving biodiversity

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2016
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Protected area governance and management

Protected areas are inspirational and transformative destinations for millions of people worldwide every year; effectively managed protected areas also help conserve biodiversity and wild nature, sustain ecosystem services, aned provide natural solutions to climate change.

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2015
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A toolkit to support conservation by indigenous people and local communities

The present publication offers a suite of tools to support the effectiveness and viability of indigenous peoples and community conserved territories and areas (ICCAs) as governance structures for the protection of biodiversity and ecosystems.

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2013
IUCN Grey Literature

Identifying potential overlap between extractive industries (mining, oil and gas) and natural World Heritage sites

The UNESCO World Heritage List includes 217 properties recognized for their outstanding natural heritage values.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Biodiversidad terrestre y la Lista de Patrimonio Mundial : identificación de vacíos y potenciales sitios candidatos a ser incluidos en la red de Patrimonio Mundial natural

La Lista de Patrimonio Mundial incluye 156 sitios que explícitamente son reconocidos por sus excepcionales valores en biodiversidad, y representan todos los principales ecosistemas del mundo.

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2013
IUCN Publication

La biodiversité terrestre et la Liste du patrimoine mondial : identifier les grandes lacunes dans le réseau du patrimoine mondial naturel et les sites candidats qui pourraient y être intégrés

La Liste du patrimoine mondial compte 156 explicitement reconnus pour leurs valeurs exceptionnelles du point de vue de la biodiversité. Ensemble, ils représentent les principaux écosystèmes de la planète.

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2013
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Terrestrial biodiversity and the World Heritage List : identifying broad gaps and potential candidate sites for inclusion in the natural World Heritage network

The World Heritage List includes 156 properties explicitly recognized for their outstanding biodiversity values, which together represent the world’s major ecosystems.

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2013
IUCN Publication

Conservación de la biodiversidad de las tierras áridas

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2012
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Protected planet report 2012 : tracking progress towards global targets for protected areas

The Protected Planet Report is a new initiative that tracks global progress towards Target 11 of the Convention on Biological Diversity’s (CBD) Aichi Biodiversity Targets.

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2012
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Conserving dryland biodiversity

This publication is intended to raise awareness amongst all stakeholders and galvanise wider action to boost drylands conservation and development. The book is designed to inform and remind us of the beauty of dryland biodiversity and its intrinsic and instrumental value.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Application des catégories de gestion aux aires protégées : lignes directrices pour les aires marines

Toutefois, le nombre d'aires marines protégées (AMPs) étant bien inférieur à celui des aires protégées terrestres, le manque d'expérience complexifie le processus d'application des catégories aux AMP. L'application des catégories aux AMP a souvent été inexacte et contradictoire.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Directrices para la aplicación de las categorías de gestión de áreas protegidas de la UICN en áreas marinas protegidas

Sin embargo, con el menor número de áreas protegidas marinas (AMPs) en comparación con las áreas protegidas terrestres, hay menos experiencia y comprensión de la aplicación de las categorías a las AMPs. La aplicación de las categorías a las AMPs ha sido a menudo imprecisa e inconsistente.

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2012
IUCN Publication

Guidelines for applying the IUCN protected area management categories to marine protected areas

With the smaller number of marine protected areas (MPAs) compared with terrestrial protected areas, there is less experience and understanding of applying the categories to MPAs. Application of the categories to MPAs has often been inaccurate and inconsistent.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Reefs at risk : a map-based indicator of threats to the world's coral reefs

Reefs at Risk Revisited is part of a series that began in 1998 with the release of the first global analysis, Reefs at Risk: A Map-Based Indicator of Threats to the World’s Coral Reefs.

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2011
IUCN Publication

The diversity of life in African freshwaters : under water, under threat : an analysis of the status and distribution of freshwater species throughout mainland Africa

This volume gives the most up-to-date information on the distributions and conservation status of species in all inland water ecosystems across mainland continental Africa and the reasons behind their declining status.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Biodiversity scenarios : projections of 21st Century change in biodiversity and associated ecosystem services : a technical report for the Global Biodiversity Outlook 3

This study focuses on projected estimates of biodiversity change for the 21st century. Results were used for the third Global Biodiversity Outlook.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Framing the flow : innovative approaches to understand, protect and value ecosystem services across linked habitats

This publication highlights the interconnectivity and linkages between coastal ecosystems (mangroves, coral reefs, seagrasses, estuaries, and lagoons) across environmental, economic, social, and management contexts.

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2010
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Linking biodiversity conservation and poverty reduction : what, why and how?

As a contribution to clarifying the contested claims, IIED, UNEP-WCMC and the African Wildlife Foundation organised a symposium in April 2010.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

World atlas of mangroves

This atlas provides the first truly global assessment of the state of the world's mangroves.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : identify EBSAs in the world's oceans

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI. Describes GOBI's online submission tool to accept information about ecologically or biologically significant areas in the open oceans and deep seas.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : taxon approaches

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : regional approaches

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI, focusing on the EBSAs in the Pacific Ocean region.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : example of a candidate EBSA

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI. This contribution looks at the Birdlife International marine important bird area (IBA) toolkit as a case study.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : multi-criteria analyses

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : examples of scientific contributions

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI, looking at the scientific contributions of Census of Marine Life and Ocean Biogeographic Information Systems (OBIS).

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : the ecologically or biologically significant areas EBSA identification process

Insert for a presentation folder on GOBI.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : working towards high seas conservation, executive summary

Executive summary insert for a presentation folder on GOBI.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative : working towards high seas conservation

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2010
IUCN Publication

Global ocean protection : present status and future possibilities (Korean version)

This publication provides a much needed and timely tool to assist in the collective effort to find new and better solutions to address the various threats to the marine biological diversity and productivity.

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2010
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Industries extractives et développement durable : guide de meilleures pratiques pour l’exploitation pétrolière et gazière offshore dans l’Écorégion Marine Ouest-Africaine

Cette publication présentée dans le contexte du Programme Régional pour la Conservation Marine et Côtière d’Afrique de l’Ouest (PRCM) succède au volume de 2005 intitulé Gestion environnementale de l’exploitation pétrolière offshore et du transport maritime de pétrole.

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2010
IUCN Publication

Extractive industries and sustainable development : a best practice guide for offshore oil and gas development in the West African marine ecoregion

This publication, produced in the context of the Regional Programme for West African Marine and Coastal Conservation (PRCM), is a successor to a 2005 volume entitled "Environmental management of offshore oil exploitation and maritime oil transport." The book helped us to better understand the env

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2010
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Global ocean protection : present status and future possibilities

This publication provides a much needed and timely tool to assist in the collective effort to find new and better solutions to address the various threats to the marine biological diversity and productivity.

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2010
IUCN Grey Literature

Baseline study B : état actuel de la recherche et de la compréhension des liens entre le changement climatique, les aires protégées et les communautés

Les aires protégées jouent un rôle important dans le maintien des systèmes écologiques qu'elles renferment, en particulier pour l'équilibre et la conservation de la biodiversité (à toutes les échelles).

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2009
IUCN Grey Literature

Defining ecologically or biologically significant areas in the open oceans and deep seas : analysis, tools, resources and illustrations

A background document for the CBD expert workshop.

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2009
IUCN Publication

Making REDD work for the poor : a poverty environment partnership (PEP) policy brief

This paper outlines how the design of REDD could influence its poverty implications and the key requirements for ensuring that REDD works for the poor. It summarises the findings of a much longer analysis recently prepared on behalf of the PEP, entitled ‘Making REDD Work for the Poor’.

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2008
IUCN Publication

State of the world's protected areas 2007 : an annual review of global conservation progress

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2008
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Making REDD work for the poor : a poverty environment partnership (PEP) report

This Poverty Environment Partnership (PEP) report is dedicated to the increasingly popular topic of 'Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation' (REDD).

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2008
IUCN Publication

The world's protected areas : status, values and prospects in the 21st century

Extensively illustrated with maps, color photographs, and graphics, this state-of-the-art reference offers a comprehensive and authoritative status report on the world's 100,000 parks, nature reserves, and other land and marine areas currently designated as protected areas.

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2008
Non IUCN Publication

Commercialization of non-timber forest products : factor influencing success

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2006
IUCN Publication

Speaking a common language : the uses and performances of the IUCN system of management categories for protected areas (Russian edition)

The system of protected area management categories lies at the centre of IUCN's work and its mission; their effective use is of fundamental concern to the Union and its members.

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2006
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In the front line : shoreline protection and other ecosystem services from mangroves and coral reefs

The Indian Ocean tsunami of 2004 and the catastrophic hurricane season in the Gulf of Mexico in 2005 have had tragic and devastating consequences for the global community and have drawn attention to the vulnerability of tropical coastal ecosystems.

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2006
Non IUCN Publication

World atlas of great apes and their conservation

Despite the dedicated efforts of many individuals and organizations, the great apes—our closest living relatives—are on the very edge of extinction.

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Biodiversity trends and threats in Europe : development and test of a species trend indicator

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2005
IUCN Grey Literature

World Heritage thematic study for Central Asia : a regional overview

This report was commissioned by IUCN’s Programme on Protected Areas and financed by the World Heritage Fund in response to a request from the World Heritage Committee (27th session, 2003).

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2005
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Checklist of CITES species and annotated CITES appendices and reservations : a reference to the appendices to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

The 2005 version of the CITES Checklist not only provides an alphabetical list of the fauna and flora included in Appendices I, II and III of CITES as adopted by the Conference of the Parties, but includes as well a CD-ROM containing the Annotated Appendices which have an index to family names an

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2005
Non IUCN Publication

Bamboo biodiversity : Africa, Madagascar and the Americas

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2004
IUCN Grey Literature

Review of the World Heritage network : biogeography, habitats and biodiversity : final draft

Using Geographic Information System (GIS) analyses and literature review, this study examines the current List of Natural and Mixed WH Sites from the perspective of natural values related to biogeography, habitats and biodiversity.

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2004

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