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National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
Tenure rights, human rights and REDD+: knowledge, skills and tools for effective results forest carbon, markets and communities (FCMC) program
K. Hite / Forest Carbon, Markets and Communities, 2014
This document presents a framework for identifying and asserting tenure and human rights associated with forests and land use in the context of climate change policies and measures. It argues that clearly defined land rights can help ...
Prioritising support for locally controlled forest enterprises
D. Macqueen (ed); E. Andaya; S. Begaa / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2014
This book offers an assessment of the likely impacts of small-enterprise support across different forest subsectors in eight countries (Nepal, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Vietnam, Mexico, Tanzania, Cambodia and the Democratic Republic of th...
The environmental crime crisis: threats to sustainable development from illegal exploitation and trade in wildlife and forest resources
C. Nellemann (ed); R. Henriksen (ed); P. Raxter (ed) / UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative, 2014
This report focuses on the consequences of environmental crime. It argues that the situation has worsened to the extent that illegal trade in wildlife’s impacts are now acknowledged to go well beyond strictly environmental impac...
Current status of social forestry in climate change mitigation and adaptation in the ASEAN region
The Centre for People and Forests, 2014
This report covers eight ASEAN countries (Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam). The information in this report was collected through desk based research an...
Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal (STAR)
STAR Journal is an open-access journal which publishes research related to the fields of Science, Technology and Arts.
Barbados’ Green Economy Scoping Study
W. Moore; F. Alleyne; Y. Alleyne / Government of Barbados, 2014
As a small island developing state, Barbados faces special challenges in relation to its small size, remoteness from large markets, and high vulnerability to economic and natural shocks. Barbados also has a high dependence on imported...
Forest carbon stocks in woody plants of Tara Gedam Forest: Implication for climate change mitigation
M. Gedefaw; T. Soromessa; S. Belliethathan / Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal, 2014
The overall objective of this study was to estimate the carbon stock potentials of Tara Gedam forest, Ethiopia, as potential sink for climate change mitigation. Forest plays an important role in the global carbon cycle as carbon sinks...
Payments for nature values: market and non-market instruments
A. Vatn / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2014
A central element in the international negotiations on resource mobilization under the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is to broaden the basis for financing the implementation of the convention. The issue of pa...
California Environmental Associates (CEA)
CEA provides consulting services and dives projects into five practice areas: philanthropic services, regulatory & Compliance Strategy, recruiting & organizational design services, sustainable business and sustainable finance.
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Tenure rights, human rights and REDD+: knowledge, skills and tools for effective results forest carbon, markets and communities (FCMC) program
K. Hite / Forest Carbon, Markets and Communities, 2014
This document presents a framework for identifying and asserting tenure and human rights associated with forests and land use in the context of climate change policies and measures. It argues that clearly defined land rights can help ...
Prioritising support for locally controlled forest enterprises
D. Macqueen (ed); E. Andaya; S. Begaa / International Institute for Environment and Development, 2014
This book offers an assessment of the likely impacts of small-enterprise support across different forest subsectors in eight countries (Nepal, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Vietnam, Mexico, Tanzania, Cambodia and the Democratic Republic of th...
The environmental crime crisis: threats to sustainable development from illegal exploitation and trade in wildlife and forest resources
C. Nellemann (ed); R. Henriksen (ed); P. Raxter (ed) / UNDP-UNEP Poverty-Environment Initiative, 2014
This report focuses on the consequences of environmental crime. It argues that the situation has worsened to the extent that illegal trade in wildlife’s impacts are now acknowledged to go well beyond strictly environmental impac...
Current status of social forestry in climate change mitigation and adaptation in the ASEAN region
The Centre for People and Forests, 2014
This report covers eight ASEAN countries (Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam). The information in this report was collected through desk based research an...
Barbados’ Green Economy Scoping Study
W. Moore; F. Alleyne; Y. Alleyne / Government of Barbados, 2014
As a small island developing state, Barbados faces special challenges in relation to its small size, remoteness from large markets, and high vulnerability to economic and natural shocks. Barbados also has a high dependence on imported...
Forest carbon stocks in woody plants of Tara Gedam Forest: Implication for climate change mitigation
M. Gedefaw; T. Soromessa; S. Belliethathan / Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal, 2014
The overall objective of this study was to estimate the carbon stock potentials of Tara Gedam forest, Ethiopia, as potential sink for climate change mitigation. Forest plays an important role in the global carbon cycle as carbon sinks...
Payments for nature values: market and non-market instruments
A. Vatn / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2014
A central element in the international negotiations on resource mobilization under the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is to broaden the basis for financing the implementation of the convention. The issue of pa...
Evidence linking community level tenure and forest condition: An annotated bibliography
F. Seymour; T. La Vina; K. Hite / Climate and Land Use Alliance, 2014
This annotated bibliography provides evidence that community tenure over forests can result in more forest cover and more species-rich forests, less deforestation and degradation, and fewer fires than some other approaches to protecti...
Abu Dhabi Blue Carbon Demonstration Project. Blue carbon in Abu Dhabi – protecting our coastal Heritage
GRID Arendal, 2013
The Abu Dhabi Blue Carbon Demonstration Project, facilitated by the Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI) was a one-year project, which commenced in November 2012. Supportive to AGEDI’s mandate and as one of the...
Catching the virtual bus: ICT for augmenting rural livelihoods
A. Pastakia; S. Oza / Development Support Center, 2011
Whereas plenty of literature is available on the technical aspects of watershed development and other livelihood strategies in India, not much has been written on the institutional aspects, entrepreneurial strategies or the role of IC...
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National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM)
The Ministry of Home Affairs for the Government of India
Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal (STAR)
STAR Journal is an open-access journal which publishes research related to the fields of Science, Technology and Arts.
California Environmental Associates (CEA)
CEA provides consulting services and dives projects into five practice areas: philanthropic services, regulatory & Compliance Strategy, recruiting & organizational design services, sustainable business and sustainable finance.
Climate and Land Use Alliance
The Climate and Land Use Alliance aims to "seeks to realize the potential of forested and agricultural landscapes to mitigate climate change, benefit people, and protect the environment."
African Centre for Cities (ACC)
The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching programme focussed on the dynamics of unsustainable urbanisation processes in Africa, with an eye on identifying systemic responses.
UKCIP
UKCIP was established in 1997. It's work focuses on three main categories: Decision-making for adaptation, ?Exchanging knowledge and ideas and ?Creative adaptation. ?UKCIP is based at the Environmental Change Institute at the University of Oxford.
International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
The International Council on Clean Transportation is an independent nonprofit organisation founded to provide research and technical and scientific analysis to environmental regulators. Their mission is "to improve the environmental performance and energy efficiency of road, marine, and air transportation, in order to benefit public health and mitigate climate change."
Copernicus Publications
Publisher of peer-reviewed open access journals which has been running since 2001.
AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology
African Research Review (AFRREV) is the publishing arm of the International Association of African Researchers and Reviewers (IAARR). It is a group of four Journals which currently serve as open access platform for scholarly dialogue for those in the academic world who care about academic issues and sustainable development. AFRREV STECH: An International Journal of Science and Technology is one...
Center for Food Safety
Center for Food Safety (CFS) is a national non-profit public interest and environmental advocacy organization with an interest in human health and the environment, curbing the use of harmful food production technologies and promoting organic and other forms of sustainable agriculture.
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