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Community-based Natural Resource Management in Southern Africa

by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:46 AM

Community-based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) has a long history of success in many countries in southern Africa. Starting in the late 1980s, the CAMPFIRE program in Zimbabwe generated significant benefits for local communities via wildlife management. The USAID-funded LIFE project in Namibia facilitated the creation of numerous community conservancies that have also reaped the rewards of wildlife management, and paved the way for joint ventures with private sector tourism operators.

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