Submission
ID 27806
Submitting Entity IUCN
 
Main Information
Title The Economic Value of Wild Resources in Senegal
Description The IUCN study estimated the value of wild resources harvested mostly by local populations in different areas of the Senegal. They included non-timber forest products, game, and reshwater fisheries. It shows the economic relevance of these goods that are normally not included in economic accounts but contribute to the income and well-being of local residents.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-iucn-11-en.pdf
 
Additional Information
Source Study done by the IUCN
Countries Senegal
Ecosystems Forest Biodiversity
Regions Africa
Incentive Measures Economic Valuation
Keywords Change in productivity
Revenue sharing with communities
Wildlife trade
Forest management
Forest resources
 
 
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme