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Year: 2009
This publication highlights the link between rain water harvesting, ecosystems and human well being and draws the attention of readers to both the negative and positive aspects of using this technology and how the negative benefits can be minimized and positive capitalized
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Year: 2009
Forest loss, primarily tropical deforestation and forest degradation, accounts for approximately 17 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions
Year: 2009
The world is facing various challenges that threaten both ecosystems and humankind
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Year: 2009
The CIPRA compact "Nature Protection" provides an overview on actions for nature protection in the Alps to limit climate change and adapt to it
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Year: 2009
We live in a world of ecosystems – and our existence would not be possible without the life-supporting services they provide
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Year: 2009
There are growing concerns about local and regional ecosystems and their vulnerability in relation to human activities
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Year: 2009
The objective of the Tien Shan Ecosystem Development Project (TSEDP) in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic (KR) are to: a) reduce anthropogenic pressure on natural ecosystems and natural resources through development of sustainable tourism and increase of income of local population; b) earn incomes from selling certified carbon received as a result of afforestation in the Kyrgyz Republic and to share this practice in the region; c) increase income of rural population by means of wood and non-wood forest products and incomes from selling certified discharges received as a result of afforestation and foresting; d) reduce water and wind erosion of soil by creation of erosion-preventive and wind-protective forest strip by means of ecosystem approach
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Year: 2009
This report investigates the role of agriculture in addressing global challenges related to climate, water and food
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Year: 2009
This report presents a rapid assessment of current carbon capture and storage through a green economy lens, outlining the potential in terms of natural systems
Year: 2008
This report contains the following discussion papers on ecosystems and poverty alleviation:
  • Analysing Linkages between Ecosystem Services and Poverty: South Asian Perspectives – Surender Kumar
  • What are ecosystems and their services? – A discussion paper – M
  • How is ecosystem valuation relevant for Policy Making – Pushpam Kumar
  • Anthropogenic Drivers of Ecosystem Change in South Asia - An Overview - Surender Kumar & S. Sahu
  • Policy Responses to Ecosystem Conservation in Hindukush Region – M. N. Murty
  • Changing Eco-system Social System Links Affecting Rural Livelihood in Fragile Environments – N.S. Jodha

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