ID 6633
Submitting Entity IUCN
Submitted for Sixth Ordinary Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 6)
Main Information
Title Community-based incentives for nature conservation
Description This IUCN resource kit describes practical steps and methods of identifying and using incentives for community-based nature conservation, and illustrates these with a set of real-world case studies from Eastern Africa. It is targeted primarily at conservation and development managers engaged in the design and implementation of field-level programmes and projects.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-iucn-09-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Lucie Emerton
Source Prepared by IUCN-The World Conservation Union, Eastern Africa Regional Office and Economics Unit, (2001).
Ecosystems Agricultural Biodiversity
Forest Biodiversity
Inland Waters Biodiversity
Dry and Sub-Humid Lands Biodiversity
Regions Africa
Incentive Measures Indirect Incentives (property rights, market creation)
Keywords Revenue sharing with communities
Strengthening property rights (land tenure, ...)
Community participation