Argentina

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Status on Key Actions


PoWPA Key Action Implementation Progress Global Average
1.1: To establish and strengthen national and regional systems of protected areas integrated into a global network as a contribution to globally agreed goals 2 - Activity fully underway 2
1.2: To integrate protected areas into broader land- and seascapes and sectors so as to maintain ecological structure and function 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
1.3: To establish and strengthen regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 1
1.4: To substantially improve site-based protected area planning and management 2 - Activity fully underway 2
1.5: To prevent and mitigate the negative impacts of key threats to protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 1
2.1: To promote equity and benefit-sharing 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
2.2: To enhance and secure involvement of indigenous and local communities and relevant stakeholders 1 - Just started, limited progress 2
2.1: Progress in assessing protected area governance 2 - Activity fully underway 1
3.1: To provide an enabling policy, institutional and socio-economic environment for protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 2
3.1: Progress in assessing the contribution of protected areas to local and national economies 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
3.2: To build capacity for the planning, establishment and management of protected areas 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 2
3.3: To develop, apply and transfer appropriate technologies for protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 1
3.4: To ensure financial sustainability of protected areas and national and regional systems of protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 1
3.5: To strengthen communication, education and public awareness 2 - Activity fully underway 2
4.1: To develop and adopt minimum standards and best practices for national and regional protected area systems 2 - Activity fully underway 1
4.2: To evaluate and improve the effectiveness of protected areas management 2 - Activity fully underway 1
4.3: To assess and monitor protected area status and trends 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
4.4: To ensure that scientific knowledge contributes to the establishment and effectiveness of protected areas and protected area systems 2 - Activity fully underway 1
Progress in incorporating climate change aspects into protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
Progress in marine protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1

Priority Actions

countries
1
actions
7
steps
5
timeframe
2012 - 2020
cost
-

Sustainable financing
2012 - 2020
Integrate different types of governance to obtain equitable management
2012 - 2020
Improve management of protected areas
2012 - 2020
Integration of protected areas into broader landscape
2012 - 2020
Expand coverage of marine protected areas
2012 - 2020
Expand coverage of ecoregions
2012 - 2020
Expand Federal System of Protected Areas (SIFAP) to 11.5% of the territory of the country
2012 - 2020
2012 - 2013 Complete the missing conservation gap analysis for various ecoregions in the country, identifying priority areas for conservation.
2012 - 2014 Reach agreements between competent national and provincial entities to coordinate the creation of new PAs
2014 - 2020 Develop feasibility studies and design of new PAs in priority areas identified for conservation.
2014 - 2020 Expand efforts for negotiation and dialogue with stakeholders and the appropriate authorities to set limits, category and governance of each new PA.
2014 - 2020 Negotiate with the Legislative Power the declaration of new PAs

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme