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File Final report of the Rwanda natural resources management project
This report reviews the brief, tumultuous history, laudable accomplishments, and difficulties of DAI and colleague's Rwanda Natural Resources Management ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File The prehistory of community forestry in India
This journal article describes the history of forest policy in India, beginning with the construction of a railway network that initiated a massive demand for ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Changing policies and the persistence of patron-client relations in Nepal
SUMMARY: Since the 1950s, Nepal has changed national forestry policies to include community forestry. When these policy changes were drafted, each held ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Forest management by Nepali communities
This case study was funded by USAID/Nepal to identify factors affecting the success of community forest users' groups (CFUGs) through interviews with men and ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Author Odell, Jr., M. J.
SUMMARY: Social learning is emphasized as a means of developing methods of translating community-based forest management policies into successful and fair ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Property rights in protected areas: Obstacles to community involvement as a solution in Thailand
In 1996, about 20% of Thailand was classified as National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries. Much of this area included land and resources claimed by rural ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Community-based natural resource management from villages to an inter-village network: a case study in Pan Ma Pha District, Mae Hong Son Province, Northern Thailand
SUMMARY: This case study examines an inter-village network for natural resource management (NRM) in Pang Ma Pha District, Mae Hong Son Province, in ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Securing community-based tenurial rights in the tropical forests of Asia
This review of CBNFM in tropical Asia highlights problems resulting from unstable community-based tenure rights in South and Southeast Asia and offers ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File The case of Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro District, Arusha Region Tanzania
The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) of Tanzania is not an example of community-based natural resource management (CBNRM) as the community has, to date, had ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Guinea natural resources management project: Final report, agroforestry/forestry component
This is the final project report for agroforestry and forestry activities of the Guinea Natural Resources Management project. The project was implemented from ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:10 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Democratic decentralization of natural resources: Institutionalizing popular participation
SUMMARY: This report presents preliminary findings and recommendations from research on natural resources in decentralization efforts around the world. The ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 04:29 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Institutional collaboration and shared learning for forest management in Chivi district, Zimbabwe
This chapter provides case studies of successes and failures in community based collaborative resource management in southern Zimbabwe. Coordination among ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File A landscape approach for reviewing USAID Uganda activities in the southwest
This program-planning document for USAID/Uganda reviews USAID supported activities in southwest Uganda (1986-2001) and proposes a landscape approach for future ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 11, 2013 01:14 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Parks, population, and resettlement in the Dominican Republic
Los Haitises National Park in the Dominican Republic was created by resettling inhabitants of the protected area and excluding all human entry. This study is ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Platforms for learning: Experiences with adaptive learning in Nepal's community forestry programme
This book chapter derives from an evaluation of three different approaches to building multi-stakeholder partnerships within and among forest user-groups in ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File BOSCOSA: The program for forest management and conservation on the Osa Peninsular, Costa Rica. Project Evaluation Report
SUMMARY: The BOSCOSA project's objective is to slow deforestation rates in Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula by providing local residents with education and economic ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Review of forest management in co-operatives and community concessions in the Petén, Guatemala
Guatemala granted concessions to communities near the Maya Biosphere Reserve (MBR) in order to reduce forest encroachment. The four major players in this ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Forest devolution and social capital
This journal article examines how state-civil society interactions have shaped forest devolution policies in Philippines. Since the 1970s, policy reforms ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Rethinking the role of consensus in pluralism: Learning from community-based forest management in Yunnan, China
In this examination of social learning in community forestry experiences, the authors contest the notion that open, mediated conflict is essential to ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File The politics of conservation and the complexity of local control of forests in the northern Thai highlands
This journal article examines state conservation policy and local control of forestland in northern Thailand. Increasing environmental threats led the Thai ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Empowering local resource managers in the "public" forest reserves (i.e., the Pah Sa-nguan) of the Kingdom of Thailand
Thailand's former forest management practices have negatively influenced the country's economic and social development. The government tried to rectify this ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File An assessment of the USAID natural resources management program in Indonesia: recommendations for the future
SUMMARY: This report derives from an evaluation of USAID's NRM Program in Indonesia. In 1999, a mid-course adjustment was made to the USAID/Indonesia program ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Identifying management options for expiring timber license agreement areas
This report analyzes potential problems with expiring Timber License Agreements (TLAs) in the Philippines, and provides feasible management options to control ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:11 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
File Water and Conflict
This briefing paper has been commissioned by the Office of Conflict Management and Mitigation in the Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:48 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
File Paying for wolves in Solapur, India and Wisconsin, USA: Comparing compensation rules and practice to understand the goals and politics of wolf conservation
With growing pressure for conservation to pay its way, the merits of compensation for wildlife damage must be understood in diverse socio-ecological settings. ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Sep 29, 2013 03:11 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
File Natural Resources and Violent Conflict: Options and Actions
In this book published by the World Bank in 2003, Ian Bannon and Paul Collier editors, discuss how violent conflict can spell catastrophe for developing ... by Rose Hessmiller last modified Jan 10, 2013 10:50 AM — Filed under: ,
File Case Study 1: Biodiversity Support Program Armed Conflict and the Environment Project
A report to the critical ecosystem partnership fund "From Awareness to Action: Sharing Lessons Learned for African Conservation" 2005 by Anna Woltman last modified Jan 10, 2013 10:57 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
File Healing the Rift: mitigating conflict over natural resources in the Albertine Rift
2010 Talk by Dr. Andrew Plumptre, Director of Albertine Rift Program, Wildlife Conservation Society by Anna Woltman last modified Jan 10, 2013 10:58 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Since 1994, the Environmental Change and Security Program (ECSP) has explored the connections among environmental, health, and population dynamics and their ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 10, 2013 11:07 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
File A Landscape Approach For Reviewing USAID Uganda Activities in the Southwest
Results from the Mission's investments in biodiversity conservation, natural resource management and sustainable agriculture in southwest Uganda (SW) over the ... by Portal Web Editor last modified Jan 11, 2013 01:16 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , , , ,
 
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