Attracting investment for Africa’s protected areas by creating enabling environments for collaborative management partnerships


Africa’s Protected Area (PA) estate includes some of the world’s most iconic wildlife and wildlands and preserves ecosystem services upon which people depend. However, Africa’s PAs are facing a growing array of threats resulting in significant degradation, factors compounded by chronic funding shortages. In this opinion piece, drawing from the available literature and collective experience of the author group, we look at the potential for collaborative management partnerships (CMPs) between state wildlife agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) to attract investment and technical capacity to improve PA performance. The three main CMP models—financial and technical support, co-management, and delegated management—yield median...

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Biological Conservation

- Inglês

- Nenhuma restrição

- Geral;
- Biodiversidade Florestal;
- Biodiversidade de montanha;
- Outra biodiversidade terrestre;
- Biodiversidade das águas interiores e zonas húmidas;
- Biodiversidade Marinha;
- Biodiversidade Costeira

- Artigo com revisão pelos pares e teses universitárias

- Áreas Protegidas

- Todas Áreas de Conservação de Moçambique