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Geneva, Switzerland

Understanding the Private Demand for International Ecosystem Services - A survey of public attitudes and preferences in Geneva, Switzerland

During November and December of 2007, a survey of public attitudes and preferences on international ecosystem services was carried out in Geneva, Switzerland. This report provides some preliminary results of consumers' willingness to pay for the conservation of tropical forests. …  

10 Mar 2008 | Downloads - document

PARKS Magazine 16.1

Community Conserved Areas

PARKS Magazine 16.1 …  

05 Feb 2006 | Downloads - publication

Indigenous and local communities and protected areas: towards equity and enhanced conservation

Indigenous and Local Communites and Protected Areas Towards Equity and Enhanced Conservation

Grazia Borrini-Feyerabend, Ashish Kothari & Gonzalo Oviedo
Best Practice Protected Areas Guidelines No.11.   …  

05 Nov 2004 | Downloads - publication

Can protected areas contribute to poverty reduction? Opportunities and limitations

Can protected areas contribute to poverty reduction ?

Opportunities and limitations …  

03 Nov 2004 | Downloads - publication

Biodiversity offsets

Biodiversity Offsets: Views, experience, and the business case

Biodiversity offsets are conservation activities intended to compensate for the residual, unavoidable harm to biodiversity caused by development projects. Recent experience with regulatory regimes, such as wetland and conservation banking in the USA, tradable forest conservation obligations in Brazil and habitat compensation requirements in Australia, Canada and the EU, has been supplemented by growing interest in the potential of voluntary biodiversity offsets. …  

01 Jan 2004 | Downloads - publication

Greening growth

Greening Growth and the Bottom Line

Investing in nature conservation makes economic and business sense. New models of conservation can create and expand markets, sustain profitable enterprise, boost business reputations and build company pride. …  

01 Jan 2004 | Downloads - document

iucn

Innovative governance : indigenous peoples, local communities, and protected areas

Jaireth, Hanna, ed. ; Smyth, Dermot, ed. IUCN Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy ; IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas ; Theme on Indigenous and Local Communities, Equity and Protected Areas - TILCEPA 

03 Nov 2003 | Downloads - publication

PARKS Magazine 12.2

Local Communities and Protected areas

PARKS Magazine 12.2 …  

05 Jun 2002 | Downloads - publication

Working with Parks and People PARKS Magazine 11.2

ICDPS: Working with Parks and People

PARKS Magazine 11.2 …  

05 Jun 2001 | Downloads - publication

Indigenous and traditional peoples and protected areas: principles, guidelines and case studies

Indigenous and traditional peoples and protected areas : principles, guidelines and case studies

Beltrán, Javier, ed. IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas ; Cardiff University, Dept. of City and Regional Planning Best Practice Guidelines Nº 4 …   | Spanish

06 May 2000 | Downloads - publication

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