Publications

Economic assessment of ecosystem services: A tool for sustainable development in the Mediterranean ?

01/27/2016

Plan Bleu addressed this question as part of its assessments in order to come to more informed sustainable development policy decisions. These assessments cover various geographic levels (from local to regional) and different environments, such as marine, coastal and forest ecosystems.

Forest and water: an integrated management crucial to cope with global changes in the Mediterranean region

08/21/2015

Forests use water. And forests provide water. This relationship between forests and water provokes debate among scientists, land managers, and policy makers. The stakes are particularly high in the Mediterranean region already facing water shortages (especially in its southern and eastern part) or disasters related to flooding.

Participatory governance for the multifunctional management of Mediterranean woodland areas. Methodological guide: factsheets and tools

07/06/2015

This guide is for everyone concerned and interested in the management of Mediterranean woodland areas: managers, public or private owners, companies or individual or collective users in all sectors of activity, including agriculture, water management, protection of fauna and flora, forestry, tourism, leisure, etc.

Socio-economic assessment of goods and services provided by Mediterranean forest ecosystems. Methodological guide: factsheets and tools

07/06/2015

This guide is for everyone concerned and interested in the socio-economic valuation of goods and services provided by Mediterranean woodland areas: managers, public or private owners, companies or individual or collective users in all sectors of activity, including agriculture, water management, protection of fauna and flora, forestry, tourism, leisure, etc.

Participatory governance for the multifunctional management of Mediterranean woodland areas

04/01/2014

Plan Bleu coordinated the preparation of this report produced by the CTFC (Forest Science Centre of Catalonia) and COFOR International, in the framework of the project "Optimising the production of goods and services by Mediterranean woodland ecosystems in a context of global change".

Methods and tools for socio-economic assessment of goods and services provided by Mediterranean forest ecosystems

03/01/2014

Plan Bleu coordinated the preparation of this report produced by EFIMED (Mediterranean Regional Office of the European Forest Institute) and the CTFC (Forest Science Centre of Catalonia), in the framework of the project "Optimising the production of goods and services by Mediterranean woodland ecosystems in a context of global change".

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