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2010

GISP Annual Report 2009
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2009

GISP Annual Report 2008
English (pdf 0.6 MB)  


Rapporteur’s Final Report on the Expert workshop on preventing biological invasions: Best practices in pre-import risk screening for species of live animals in international trade. University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, 9-11 April 2008. English

 
2008

GISP Annual Report 2007
English (pdf 0.5 MB)

GISP Global Strategy (2008-2010)
English 4pp (pdf) English 6pp (pdf) 

Marine Biofouling and Invasive Species Guidelines for Prevention & Management 2008
English (pdf 2.0 MB)

Invasive Species Management – What taxonomic support is needed 2008
English (pdf 1.3 MB)

Biofuel crops and the use of non-native species: mitigating the risks of invasion
English (pdf 0.3 MB)

     
2007


Invasive Species and Poverty: Exploring the links.
English (pdf 2.24 MB)
 

 

The economic impact and appropriate management of selected alien invasive species on the African Continent. Wise R.M., Van Wilgen B.W., Hill M.P., Schulthess F., Tweddle D., Chabi-Olay A. & Zimmerman H.G. 2007.
English (pdf 1.1 MB)

Invasive Alien Species and Protected areas: A Scoping Report Part I. March 2007. Scoping the scale and nature of invasive alien species threats to protected areas, impediments to IAS management and means to address those impediments.
English (pdf 0.54 MB)
 

Invasive Alien Species and Protected areas: A Scoping Report Part II. March 2007. Suggestions for an IUCN approach to addressing present and future threats from invasive alien species in protected areas.
English (pdf 0.13 MB)
 

GISP 2007. Development of case studies on the economic impacts of invasive species in Africa. Mimosa pigra 
English (pdf 839 KB)

GISP 2007. Development of case studies on the economic impacts of invasive species in Africa Salvinia molesta
English
(pdf  759 KB)

   
2006

National and Regional Legislation for promotion and Support to the Prevention, Control, and Eradication of Invasive Species. Young, T.R. 2006. Paper No. 108, Environment Papers, The World Bank.
English (pdf 381 KB + jpg 120KB)
 

The Aid Trade - International Assistance Programs as Pathways for the Introduction of Invasive Alien Species. Murphy, S.T. & Cheesman, O.D. 2006. Paper No. 109, Environment Department Papers, The World Bank.  
English (pdf 247 KB + jpg 130KB)

Hewitt C.L., Campbell M.L. & Gollasch S. 2006 Alien species in aquiculture. considerations for responsible use. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, UK 32pp.
English (pdf 3.2MB)

 
2005

South America invaded: The growing danger of invasive alien species.
English | Portuguese | Spanish
(pdf 9.78MB + pdf 358KB)


Invasive Alien Species: A New Synthesis. Mooney H.A., Mack R.N., McNeely J.A., Neville L.E., Schei P.J., and Waage J.K, editors. 2005 Island Press, Covelo, California.  368 pp.


Linkages between Development Assistance and Invasive Alien Species in Freshwater Systems in South East Asia.Gutierrez, A.T. & Reaser, J.K. 2005 USAID Asia and Near East Bureau, Washington, DC.
English (pdf 415 KB)


Perrings C. 2005. The socioeconomic links between invasive alien species and poverty Report to the Global Invasive Species Program.
English
(380 KB)


McGarry D., Shackelton C.M, Gambiza J., Shackelton S.E. & Fabricius C.F. 2005. A rapid assessment of the effects of invasive species on Human livelihoods, especially of the rural poor. Deaprtment of Environmental Science, Rhodes University, Grahamstown.
English
(pdf 688 KB)

     
2004

Africa invaded: the growing danger of invasive alien species.
English (pdf 5.89 MB)
 


Tropical Asia invaded: the growing danger of invasive alien species.
English (pdf 14 MB)
 


Barnard, P. & J.K. Waage 2004 Tackling species invasions around the world: Regional Responses to the Invasive Alien Species Threat. Global Invasive Species Programme, Cape Town, South Africa.
English (pdf 2200 KB)
 

Lowe S., Browne M. & Boudjelas S. 100 of the World's Worst Invasive Alien Species - A Selection from the Global Invasive Species Database publisher ISSG (Adobe Acrobat  
English | French |Spanish
(pdf 1.26 MB)


Invasive Alien Species A Challenge to NEPAD
English (pdf 4.73 MB)
     
2003

Proceedings of the Regional Workshop on Invasive Alien Species and Terrestrial Ecosystem Rehabilitation for Western Indian Ocean Island states – Sharing Experience, Identifying Priorities and Defining Joint Action, Seychelles 13 - 17th October 2003. J.R. Mauremootoo J.R. (Editor)
English (pdf 3.25 MB)

Ruiz G.M. and Carlton J.T., editors. 2003. Invasive species: vectors and management strategies. Island Press, Washington, Covelo, California, and London, 518 pp.

   
2002      

Baskin, Y. 2002. A Plague of Rats and Rubbervines: The Growing Threat of Species Invasions. Shearwater Books/Island Press, Washington, D.C.

Prevention and management of invasive alien species: proceedings of a workshop on forging cooperation throughout southern Africa
English (pdf 551 KB + jpg)

Invasive alien species in southern Africa: national reports and directory of resources
English (pdf 1.29 MB + jpg)
 

Prevention and management of invasive alien species: proceedings of a workshop on forging cooperation throughout South and Southeast Asia
English (pdf 625 KB + jpg)

Invasive alien species in South-Southeast Asia: national reports and directory of resources
English (pdf 656 KB)
 

Prevention and management of invasive alien species: proceedings of a workshop on forging cooperation throughout the Austral-Pacific
English (pdf 1.8 MB)

Invasive alien species in the Austral-Pacific region: national reports and directory of resources
English (pdf 3.75 MB)
 

Prevention and management of alien species: forging cooperation throughout West Africa
English | French
(pdf 2.2 MB + jpg)

Prevention and management of Invasive Alien Species: Proceedings of a workshop on forging cooperation throughout South America.  
English, Portuguese, Spanish
(pdf 391 KB + jpg)

   
2001      

McNeely, J.A., Mooney, H.A., Neville, L.E.,  Schei, P.  & Waage, J.K. (eds.) 2001. Global Strategy on Invasive Alien Species. IUCN on behalf of the Global Invasive Species Programme, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK 
English | French | Spanish
(pdf 713 KB)

Baltic/Nordic region:
Management of Invasive Alien Species: Forging Cooperation in the Baltic/Nordic Region Copenhagen, Denmark, 21-23 May 2001 Workshop Report and Final Recommendations.
English (pdf)

Mesoamerica and the Caribbean:
Invasives in Mesoamerica and the Caribbean. Regional workshop in Invasive Alien Species, San José, Coast Rica June 2001.
English and Spanish (pdf 1.55MB)


McNeely, J.A. (ed.). 2001. The Great Reshuffling: Human Dimensions of Invasive Alien Species
 IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
English (pdf 7.8MB)

2000      
Perrings, C., Williamson, M. & Dalmazzone S. (eds.) 2000. The Economics of Biological Invasions. Island Press, Cheltenham, UK.      
1999      

East Africa:
Invasive Species in Eastern Africa:Proceedings of a workshop held at ICIPE, July 5-6, 1999 Edited by Elizabeth E. Lyons and Scott E. Miller
English (pdf 944KB)