The human impact on the planet is the result of innumerable conscious and unconscious decisions and actions that affect nature. In turn, these decisions and actions have to do with our own values and knowledge, and with our capacity to exercise power, authority and responsibility with direct relevance to nature. The one word that encapsulates all this is “governance”…
A review of basic concepts and terms on governance of protected and conserved areas: Primer on Governance for Protected and Conserved Areas
Governance of Protected Areas: From understanding to action: IUCN Best Practice Protected Area Guidelines No.20 This publication is an important tool to help enhance … Continue reading “IUCN Best Practice Protected Area Guidelines No.20”
“Governance for the Conservation of Nature”, Chapter 7 in: Protected Area Governance and Management, edited by Graeme L. Worboys, Michael Lockwood, Ashish Kothari, Sue Feary … Continue reading “Governance for the Conservation of Nature”
Together with GIZ (the German International Development Agency), UNDP GEF SGP, the IUCN Global Protected Area Programme and the Secretariat of the Convention on … Continue reading “The Heart of a Stream – three movies on governance for the conservation of nature”
Understanding and assessing equity in protected area conservation: a matter of governance, rights, social impacts and human wellbeing
This paper, published by IIED and co-written by Dilys Roe – ICCA Consortium Honorary member, aims to help managers and policy makers make conservation fairer, in the belief that fairer conservation is vital for effective conservation as well as human wellbeing.
By: Judith Schleicher, Carlos A. Peres, Tatsuya Amano, William Llactayo & Nigel Leader- Williams State-controlled protected areas (PAs) have dominated conservation strategies globally, yet their … Continue reading “Conservation performance of different conservation governance regimes in the Peruvian Amazon”
An appeal for a code of conduct for marine conservation, Nathan J.Bennett, et al., Marine Policy 81, 2017
His speech during the closure ceremony of the World Park Congress Sydney 2014.