Bibliographic database

With 2127 titles, this bibliographic database provides a comprehensive list of published literature on conservation-poverty linkages. The database has been maintained since 2012 and is updated monthly with those journal articles and publications that are featured in PCLG News and PCLG Journal Digest. You can search for publications by key word or by theme, and you can download the database into excel.

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Griffiths, T., Anselmo, L.,
Published: 2010

This briefing summarises key findings of a rapid survey of recent experiences with income-generation initiatives among indigenous peoples in Guyana, including a review of possible alternatives to mining. The review finds positive experiences with...

Andam, K.S., Ferraro, P.J., Sims, K.R.E, Healy, A., Holland, M.B.
Published: 2010

As global efforts to protect ecosystems expand, the socioeconomic impact of protected areas on neighboring human communities continues to be a source of intense debate. The debate persists because previous studies do not directly measure socioeconomic...

Viana, V.M.,
Published: 2010

Historically, the Amazon region has taken a ‘frontier’ approach to development that has destroyed forests. From 2000-2002, Professor Virgilio Viana worked with IIED to explore options for more forest-friendly forms of development. The Governor of...

Roe, D. , Oviedo, G., Pabon, L., Painter, M., Redford, K.
Published: 2010

Conservation doesn’t happen in a vacuum. In recent years, awareness has grown of the relationship of international conservation practice to indigenous peoples and local communities, and especially the links between conservation and human rights. The...

Bond, I., Chambwera, M., Jones, B., Nhantumbo, I., Chundama, M.
Published: 2010

Implementing REDD+ programs involves providing sufficient incentives to land users and requires a supportive policy, legal and institutional environment. Community-based natural resources management (CBNRM) in the miombo ecoregion of east and southern...

Schreckenberg, K., Camargo, I., Withnall, K., Corrigan, C., Franks, P.
Published: 2010

Areas of land and sea are increasingly being marked out for protection in response to various demands: to tackle biodiversity loss, to prevent deforestation as a climate change mitigation strategy, and to restore declining fisheries. Amongst those...

OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC),
Published: 2010
Richerzhagen, C.,
Published: 2010

During the last ten years the enormous global loss of biodiversity has received remarkable attention. Among the numerous approaches undertaken to stop or lessen this process, access and benefit-sharing (ABS), a market-based approach, has emerged as...

Surkin, J., Resnikowski, H., Sanchez, A., Amaya, M., GNTP
Published: 2010

This report presents the results of a project on analysis of human vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in the Amboro Madidi Corridor, Bolivia (AMC) implemented by the Grupo Nacional de Trabajo para la Participacion (GNTP) with technical and...

Osei-Tutu, P., Nketiah, K., Kyereh, B., Owusu-Ansah, M., Faniyan, J.
Published: 2010

The forest sector in Ghana is the fourth largest foreign exchange earner for the country. The main contributor is the formal forest sub-sector, consisting of regulated industries in timber and timber products. The informal sub-sector, characterised by...

Larson, A.M., Barry, D., Dahal, G.M., Carol J. Pierce Colfer,
Published: 2010

Who has rights to forests and forest resources? In recent years governments in the South have transferred at least 200 million hectares of forests to communities living in and around them. This book assesses the experience of what appears to be a new...

Roe, D., Elliott, J.,
Published: 2010

In the last decade biodiversity loss and persistent poverty in developing countries have been recognised as major international problems that require urgent attention. However, the nature and scale of the links between these two problems, and between...

Lichtenstein, G.,
Published: 2010

Vicuna (Vicugna vicugna) fibre is produced by extremely low-income communities that inhabit the harsh environment of the Andes in Argentina, Chile, Peru and Bolivia. At the other end of the social scale, affluent consumers are willing to pay high...

Jagger, P., Sills, E., Lawlor, K., Sunderlin, W.D.,
Published: 2010

This guide is about understanding the livelihood impacts of first-generation REDD+ projects. These projects are being planned and funded by a range of actors, with the aim of implementing a range of interventions to reduce deforestation and forest...

BirdLife International,
Published: 2010

The BirdLife Partnership has published a report which examines the success of BirdLife’s Local Conservation Group (LCG) approach in conserving biodiversity and supporting sustainable livelihoods at Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in the Americas. The...

Dear, C., McCool, S.,
Published: 2010

Around the world, decision-making is looming regarding the displacement of people resident in and reliant on the natural capital in protected areas. While policies such as the World Bank's safeguard policy on involuntary resettlement guides decisions...

Elliott, J., Sumba, D.,
Published: 2010
Bass, S., Annandale, D., Phan Van Binh, Tran Phuong Dong, Hoang Anh Nam
Published: 2010

Development and environmental management have, for too long, been treated as separate objectives in Viet Nam – as in most countries. Viet Nam’s extraordinarily rapid development has brought immediate and major benefits. But it has also led to poor...

Andersen, R., Tvedt, M.W., Fauchald, O.K., Winge, T., Rosendal, K.
Published: 2010

Intended as a contribution to the ongoing negotiations of an international regime on access and benefit sharing (ABS) under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this report clarifies the main interfaces with other international agreements and...

Flintan, F., Cullis, A.,
Published: 2010

These guidelines introduce and promote the essential elements of participatory rangeland management (PRM). Based upon the successful experiences of participatory forest management, the guidelines provide a process following three stages of...

Naughton-Trevel et al, PNAS
Published: 2010

KNP generally maintained forest cover, tree species and primate populations, whereas neighbouring communal forest patches reduced by half and showed substantial declines in tree species and primate populations. However, a bad decade for forest outside...

Convention on Biological Diversity
Published: 2010

Over recent decades, biodiversity conservation and poverty reduction have both become international societal and political goals. There is recognition of the links between these two goals both within the Convention on Biological Diversity and the...

Clements, T., John, A., Nielsen, K., An, D., Tan, S.
Published: 2010

Implementing any conservation intervention, including Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES), in the context of weak institutions is challenging. The majority of PES programs have been implemented in situations where the institutional framework and...

Sreedharan, C. , Matta , J.,
Published: 2010

In a major deviation from conventional joint forest management approaches where the emphasis of management is on provision of forest products to the participating villagers, the Tamil Nadu Afforestation Project (TAP) focused on poverty alleviation as...

Mascia, M.B., Pailler, S.,
Published: 2010

National parks and other protected areas (PAs) are the foundation of global efforts to conserve biological diversity. Conservation policy and practice assume that PAs are permanent fixtures on the landscape, but scattered evidence points to widespread...


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