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NEW PUBLICATIONS FROM IIED: Issue 43 - March 2007
Document begins: NEW PUBLICATIONS FROM IIED: Issue 43 March 2007 Welcome to IIED's monthly e-bulletin announcing the latest publications from the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), an independent, non-profit research institute working in the field of sustainable development. http://www.iied.org For review copies please email: firstname.lastname@example.org SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT IIED - RSS Feeds We have introduced RSS Feeds as a new feature to our website. An `RSS' or `Really Simple Syndication' feed is a regularly updated summary of web content, along with links to full versions of that content. IIED now offers RSS Feeds for the following: Site Headlines Press Releases New Books Subscribe to an IIED RSS Feed: http://www.iied.org/rss subscribe.html BIODIVERSITY Biodiversity for the Millennium Development Goals: What local organisations can do IIED Briefing Paper Dilys Roe, Ivan Bond This briefing paper outlines how in practice, biodiversity conservation and local people's livelihoods often compete particularly in some `top-down' approaches to conservation such as certain national parks. Can `bottom-up' approaches to conservation provide the answer? A recent review shows that community-led conservation can contribute to human well-being and to the achievement of many Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), but in the majority of cases, it remains small-scale, isolated and not integrated ...