Good Practice Guides

The Good Practice Guide series presents policy considerations, management tools, market-based instruments, and capacity-building methods that support biodiversity conservation and poverty reduction in a number of different development sectors. Each guide in the series is composed of a booklet and accompanying power point presentation.

Tourism for Nature & Development
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English / French / Spanish (pdf - 2 MB)
Power Point Presentation - English / French / Spanish (ppt - 2 MB)

Sustainable Forest Management, Biodiversity and Livelihoods
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English / French / Spanish (pdf - 2 MB)
Power Point Presentation - English / French / Spanish (ppt - 5 MB)

Pastoralism, Nature Conservation and Development
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English / French / Arabic / Spanish (pdf - 3 MB)
Power Point Presentation - English / French / Arabic / Spanish (ppt - 2 MB)

Drinking Water, Biodiversity and Development
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English / French / Spanish (pdf - 3 MB)
Power Point Presentation - English / French / Spanish (ppt - 3 MB)

Biodiversity, Development and Poverty Alleviation
International Day for Biological Diversity 2010 Booklet - English / French / Spanish (pdf - 2 MB)

Ecosystem Goods and Services in Development Planing
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English (pdf - 3 MB)
Power Point Presentation - English (zip - 75 MB)
Power Point Presentation - French (zip - 75 MB)

Healthy Planet, Healthy People ‐ A Guide to Human Health and Biodiversity
Good Practice Guide Booklet - English (pdf - 6MB)

Linking the Thematic Programmes of Work of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) to Poverty Reduction and Development
Report prepared by the UNEP/WCMC on behalf of the CBD's biodiversity for development initiative - English

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme