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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 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 1
1.3: To establish and strengthen regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
1.4: To substantially improve site-based protected area planning and management 1 - Just started, limited progress 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 2 - Activity fully underway 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 2 - Activity fully underway 2
3.1: Progress in assessing the contribution of protected areas to local and national economies 2 - Activity fully underway 1
3.2: To build capacity for the planning, establishment and management of protected areas 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 2
3.3: To develop, apply and transfer appropriate technologies for protected areas 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 1
3.4: To ensure financial sustainability of protected areas and national and regional systems of protected areas 0 - Not yet begun, no progress 1
3.5: To strengthen communication, education and public awareness 1 - Just started, limited progress 2
4.1: To develop and adopt minimum standards and best practices for national and regional protected area systems 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
4.2: To evaluate and improve the effectiveness of protected areas management 1 - Just started, limited progress 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
3
steps
10
timeframe
2012 - 2020
cost
$2,350,000

Gaps assessment and increase the space and number of PAs.
2012 - 2020 $750,000
2012 $100,000 3.1) Appointment of a team to carry out number of Studies in PAs (8 National Parks, 4 Game Reserves).
2017 $500,000 3.2) Access to specific areas to assess the system and carry out surveys.
2019 $150,000 3.3) Declaration of new PAs with full package of effectiveness elements.
Improvement of system effectiveness especially in marine PAs.
2012 - 2020 $850,000
2012 $50,000 1.1) Formulation a work group to determine all the requirements of effectiveness.
2013 $300,000 1.2) Field assessment
2015 $200,000 1.3) Increas understanding of the importance of the system to all.
2016 $300,000 1.4) Gaps identification - increase of spatial - publication of reports and other effectiveness elements.
Integerated PAs in plans of other sectors.
2012 - 2020 $750,000
2012 $300,000 2.1) To carry studies to illustrate the ability of the system resist climate change resilence adaptation and mitigation.
2016 $50,000 2.2) Publication of the Studies results
2020 $400,000 2.3) To use the results in bridging the gaps and increase system effectiveness, and secure funding for (8) National Parks, and (4) Game Reserves.

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme