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C. Conservation of biological diversity and protection of soils

Developing a Global Soil Regime

… 1, 2015 International Journal of Rural Law and Policy Soil governance DEVELOPING A GLOBAL SOIL REGIME Ben Boer Distinguished Prof RIEL, Wuhan … that could form the basis of a global instrument for the conservation and sustainable use of soil, and sets out the …
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Drafting legislation for sustainable soils: A guide

… Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 52 IUCN – The World Conservation Union 2004 The designation of geographical … by: IUCN Publications Services Unit Front cover photo: Soil degradation and reclamation at Kjolur, Iceland, Dr Andres Arnalds, Soil Conservation Institute, Iceland. Back cover photo: …
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Legal and institutional frameworks for sustainable soils: A preliminary report

… Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 45 IUCN – The World Conservation Union 2002 The designation of geographical … by: IUCN Environmental Law Centre Front cover photo: Soil degradation in China, Prof Wang Xi, Wuhan University, … Montevideo Programme III 5 5. Specific Requirements for Soil Law Reform 6 Section 2 7 II. BACKGROUND 9 1. Soil and …
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Conservation and sustainable development in mountain areas

Conservation and Sustainable Development in Mountain Areas … for coordination and the management of water and soil resources. A key activity is to generate the information … helping to combat erosion and provide nutrients to soil. Europe: the successful promotion of ‘Tome des Bauges’ …
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Community - based incentives for nature conservation

… (kits-02-01) 1 COMMUNITY-BASED INCENTIVES FOR NATURE CONSERVATION by Lucy Emerton IUCN-The World Conservation … part of local farming systems. As well as providing soil and water conservation, and shelter and windbreak … 40 Holmberg, G., 1990, ‘An economic evaluation of soil conservation in Kitui District, Kenya’, in Dixon, J., …
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Poverty and conservation: Landscapes, people and power

… The World Conservation Union LI V EL IH O O D S LA N D SC A P ES … and Gillusson 1985; Kikula 1986; Maro 1997). • Declining soil fertility: Over 90 percent of the people depend on … but the extent of arable land is decreasing due to soil erosion and loss of soil fertility, combined with poor …
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Conservation with justice - A rights-based approach

Conservation with Justice A Rights-based Approach Thomas … be free from contamination and fit for human consumption. Soil, water, and crops should be assessed to ensure quality … they may also involve land use transformation, water and soil erosion in the construction phase, and some levels of …
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Conservation and Sustainable Use under the International Treaty

Conservation and Sustainable Use under the International … varieties and apply ecological principles in maintaining soil fertility and in combating diseases, weeds and pests; c) … healthy soils and clean water. Micro-organisms can improve soil nutrients for plant growth and protect plants from …
22 Oct 2021 Document in Biological Diversity

Legal aspects of Connectivity Conservation Volume 1 - A Concept Paper

… www.iucn.org/law The Legal Aspects of Connectivity Conservation A Concept Paper Barbara Lausche, David Farrier, … and meet human needs, including water production, soil conservation, and marine nutrient recycling. In … 2003, p.10). Patches may be due to natural factors (soil type) or human factors (development). Corridor: …
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