From the Ground Up: How Land Trusts and Conservancies are Providing Solutions to Climate Change
This Policy Focus Report presents a dozen case studies that demonstrate how land trusts, conservancies, and other nongovernmental civic organizations have meaningfully addressed climate change over the past several decades. These organizations are working to protect land, biodiversity, and historic resources in more than 100 countries on ...
ILCN November 2019 Newsletter
In the November edition of the ILCN newsletter: South Africa's First Sustainable Landscape Finance Coalition, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy publishes new book, and more.
ILCN September 2019 Newsletter
In this newsletter: ILCN releases "International Outlook for Privately Protected Areas" with UNDP, ILCN and the Land Trust Alliance publish "International Framework for Establishing Standards and Practices in Private Land Conservation", "Slow Food" and cooperative conservation at ELCN workshop in Romania, and more.
ILCN Webinar: Holistic Landscape Conservation in the 21st Century
In this webinar, 2019 Kingsbury Browne Fellow Michael Whitfield makes a case for holistic landscape conservation efforts, discusses elements of holistic landscape collaboration that meet both ecological and social goals, and examines the consequences of their implementation in multiple settings. This webinar, which is moderated by Jim Lev...
Towards Holistic Landscape Conservation In the 21st Century
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy
In America we enjoy an amazing conservation legacy. However, all of Planet Earth is in the midst of an environmental and social crisis. Here in the United States, observers often see conflict between efforts to conserve nature in the face of massive loss of biological diversity versus efforts to provide all our people with suitable housin...
ILCN Webinar: Sylvia Bates on Standards and Practices for Land Trusts
Sylvia Bates, Director of Standards & Educational Services at the Land Trust Alliance, describes the history and context of the development of the U.S. standards, and discusses her insights from the experiences of land conservation organizations and networks in different jurisdictions, including Canada, Catalonia and Chile, in ad...
Scoping Paper- Expanding Finance Opportunities to Support Private Land Conservation in Australia- 2018
A desktop review of both international and domestic finance approaches which may be deployed and/ or expanded to support private land managers in restoring, conserving and managing Australia’s landscapes, waterways and populations of threatened species. 26 major finance approaches – spanning philanthropic giving, government fina...
Media Release: Wilderness Foundation Africa and WWF South Africa launch South Africa's first dedicated Sustainable Landscape Finance Coalition
This Media Release announces the launch of South Africa's first Sustainable Landscape Finance Coalition.
Blended Conservation Finance Reference Guide - Australia
A step-by-step guide to help conservation project developers in Australia blend income from different sources into one conservation project.
Summary Report - International Outlook for Privately Protected Areas
This report provides an overview of the status of Privately Protected Areas in 30 countries throughout Latin America, Asia, the Pacific, and Sub-Saharan Africa.
The regulation of private conservation legal tools in Catalonia: an inspiring precedent for the Roman law jurisdictions
Revista Catalana de Dret Ambiental
"In the first decade of the XXI century, Catalonia has successfully received Land Stewardship as a strategy for nature conservation. As a result, many efforts have been taken to regulate Land Stewardship agreements in the Catalan civil law given the great opportunity of the Catalan private law codification that has taken place in Cataloni...