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Developing a Collaborative Learning Support System for a Natural Protected Area [chapter]

Adele Celino, Grazia Concilio
2004 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
the setting up process of a Natural Protected Area in Southern Italy.  ...  Organizational memory, structured within information systems supporting decision-making and action in organizational environments, can be a useful mean for developing multilevel (individual, of group,  ...  In the case of the Gravina Natural Protected Area, the great resources concentration characterizing the field shows a strong potential structuring which is now a non-collaborative structuring.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-24683-1_26 fatcat:ca57vivts5ctzlma7favo7ozym

The Importance of Partnerships for Effective Protected Area Management [chapter]

Mirjam de Koning, Oliver Avramoski
2021 Protected Area Management - Recent Advances [Working Title]  
Specialized skills and capacities needed for effective protected area management are limited in most countries and it is inefficient and too expensive to build this capacity in-house.  ...  Having a clear vision on what needs to be done and building a strong cooperation between partners through effective communication is the key to success to come to more effective protected area management  ...  We also would like to thank Marie Fischborn of the IUCN for her comments and edits. Without these inputs this publication would not have been possible.  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.99595 fatcat:57x3np4ypzeadcdt57bax53gkm

Learning for sustainability through community involvement in protected area governance
Učenje za održivost putem uključivanja zajednice u upravljanje zaštićenim područjima

Violeta Orlović-Lovren
2018 Andragoske studije  
The research was carried out under the framework of the project Protected Areas for Nature and People (PA4NP), launched by the WWF Adria.  ...  Based on these findings, the needs and opportunities for learning in that process are discussed within the local context and global development trends.  ...  rising, but also interventions on a systemic level in each particular country and protected area organization.  ... 
doi:10.5937/andstud1802009o fatcat:u2vcv4tgt5gppl3mvchnvi2m3y

Collaborative Governance of Protected Areas: Success Factors and Prospects for Hin Nam No National Protected Area, Central Laos

Mirjam de Koning, Tin Nguyen, Michael Lockwood, Sinnasone Sengchanthavong, Souvanhpheng Phommasane
2017 Conservation & Society  
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to express sincere thanks to the individuals (villagers; government officials; Hin Nam No protected area management staff and advisors) and organisations (Boualapha  ...  University of Laos) at all levels that provided information for this paper.  ...  a collaborative approach to protected areas governance.  ... 
doi:10.4103/0972-4923.201396 fatcat:a43n6fi22rcfdlgfzrovyaj73i

Sustainable tourism capacity building for marine protected areas

Thomas E. Fish, Anne H. Walton
2012 PARKS  
Marine protected areas and networks can safeguard natural and cultural resources and foster collaborative learning to address a number of biodiversity-related goals.  ...  On-going evaluation actions inform programme elements to address regional priorities and learner needs, and support long-term capacity development. benefits and increased collaboration between protected  ...  For example, a biodiversity protection goal might constrain a tourism goal regarding access to a specific natural area.  ... 
doi:10.2305/ fatcat:iwtvrquy3vfn3mv52s7etilcrm

Institutionalizing Co-Management for a Sustainable Future of Protected Areas: The Case of Xuan Thuy National Park, Vietnam [chapter]

Nguyen Kim Dung
2019 Protected Areas, National Parks and Sustainable Future [Working Title]  
However, transformation from a centralized governance like Vietnam to a co-management requires time and effort; it reveals a promising process for a sustainable future of the Vietnamese protected areas  ...  To conserve nature and biodiversity, Vietnam has established 164 protected areas, comprising of 30 national parks, 58 nature conservation areas, 10 species and habitat reserves, 46 land/seascape protected  ...  In recognition of the same issues, the Vietnamese government has attempted through a variety of programs to improve community collaboration in the protected area system and improve the protection of forest  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.86930 fatcat:cb4lnmabbbcplo67mwioz4zz6e

Sustainable Development and Sustainability: Landscape Approach as a Practical Interpretation of Principles and Implementation Concepts

Robert Axelsson, Per Angelstam, Marine Elbakidze, Nataliya Stryamets, Karl-Erik Johansson
2011 Journal of Landscape Ecology  
values, (2) multi-level and multi-sector stakeholder collaboration that promotes sustainable development as a social process, (3) commitment to and understanding of sustainability as an aim among stakeholders  ...  The situation for governors and managers of natural resources has increased in complexity. Previously it was enough to sustain the yields of wood, food and energy.  ...  In BRs a main aim is to develop collaborative learning processes to address complex sustainability issues.  ... 
doi:10.2478/v10285-012-0040-1 fatcat:bakhl2giv5b7hew6tt3ossgjoa

Best Practices for Onsite Wastewater System Inspections, Maintenance and Record Keeping in the Lake Simcoe Watershed

Cameron Curran
2019 Rural Review: Ontario Rural Planning, Development, and Policy  
The information gathered from the project research phases will be used to inform the development of a final proposed best practice framework for completing onsite wastewater system reinspection programs  ...  Mandated and discretionary programs will be analyzed for their effectiveness within vulnerable areas.  ...  protection • Human and environmental health • Lake Simcoe Protection Plan Image: OOWA inspection programs • programs Semi-structured interviews • Collaboration as a framework for Environmental Stewardship  ... 
doi:10.21083/ruralreview.v3i1.6003 fatcat:x4ihznd67ra5fnmhgeoxd2xa4m

The SOS Pesca Project: A Multinational and Intersectoral Collaboration for Sustainable Fisheries, Marine Conservation and Improved Quality of Life in Coastal Communities

2018 MEDICC Review  
By the end of 2012, a new US-Cuban collaboration emerged when COSPE recruited Environmental Defense Fund to provide scientifi c and technical support, trainings and exchanges focused on fi sheries.  ...  In 2012, under the aegis of the National Center for Protected Areas, Cuban institutions from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment and the Ministry of Foreign Investment partnered with the  ...  MacArthur Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Turner Foundation, the Christopher Reynolds Foundation and the Flora Family Foundation for support for EDF's work on the project.  ... 
doi:10.37757/mr2018.v20.n2.13 fatcat:q6m62jl4ebgmjepqwqd33dv4eq

Diversifying knowledge governance for climate adaptation in protected areas in Colombia

Claudia Múnera, Lorrae van Kerkhoff
2019 Environmental Science and Policy  
relationships, to document the knowledge-based processes in place for managing protected areas under uncertain climate change in Colombia.  ...  It can also help managers identify opportunities to draw on existing diverse and rich knowledge systems to support the institutional transformations needed to enable strategic planning and management for  ...  CM was supported by a Luc Hoffmann Fellowship grant (project number P10002150, PO#2174).  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2019.01.004 fatcat:xgrzuez5fbf7daz5s2anipvezi

Advances in machine learning and decision making

Zachary A. Collier, James H. Lambert, Igor Linkov
2019 Environment Systems and Decisions  
First, a review article by Mandić (2019) explores the last 10 years of published articles on tourism in protected natural areas.  ...  A series of articles in this issue develop and demonstrate machine learning techniques applied to a variety of domains.  ...  First, a review article by Mandić (2019) explores the last 10 years of published articles on tourism in protected natural areas.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10669-019-09738-y fatcat:xlvjpiulujgchi2b6cllktnlm4

Intergenerational Dialogue, Collaboration, Learning, and Decision-Making in Global Environmental Governance: The Case of the IUCN Intergenerational Partnership for Sustainability

Zurba, Stucker, Mwaura, Burlando, Rastogi, Dhyani, Koss
2020 Sustainability  
Sustainability (IPS) as a case study of a grassroots movement that is focused on transforming the IUCN towards being a fully intergenerational global governance system for nature conservation.  ...  This article provides evidence and a rationale based on adaptive governance studies for why creating meaningful youth engagement should be understood in terms of intergenerational dialogue, collaboration  ...  We would also like to acknowledge a multitude of members of the IUCN Commissions, Secretariat, Council, and Member Organizations, as well as many partners, and thank them for their ongoing support for  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12020498 fatcat:mzt7rrnomjcofahrcsp353vphe

Collaborative governance improves management effectiveness of Hin Nam No National Protected Area in Central Lao PDR

Mirjam de Koning, John W.K. Parr, Sinnasone Sengchanthavong, Souvanhpheng Phommasane
2016 PARKS  
It shows that the collaborative governance model can deliver positive results for the entire protected area system in Lao PDR, which is often referred to as a 'paper park system'.  ...  This paper examines the multi-level collaborative governance system in Hin Nam No National Protected Area in central Lao PDR.  ...  rangers, village eco-tourism service providers and other cooperating partners such as the District Governor's Office, the National University of Laos, IP-Consult, Agro-Forestry Consultant and Enterprise Development  ... 
doi:10.2305/ fatcat:t3u2nytaynh5riims4tyssp2gm

Capacity Development [chapter]

Eduard Müller, Michael R. Appleton, Glenn Ricci
2015 Protected Area Governance and Management  
It is a prominent seat of learning for protected area professionals, for students pursuing postgraduate courses in wildlife science and for natural resource managers, foresters and protected area managers  ...  GPPPAM is being developed through a collaborative effort with partners, including academic institutions, NGOs, national protected area systems and other organisations.  ...  Reproduction of this publication for resale or other commercial purposes is prohibited without prior written permission of the copyright holder.  ... 
doi:10.22459/pagm.04.2015.09 fatcat:x42splayfveuzpjarjnx434vcu

Understanding Linkages Between Public Participation and Management of Protected Areas – Case Study of Serbia [chapter]

Jelena Tomievi, Ivana Bjedov, Margaret A., Dragica Obratov-Petkovi
2012 The Biosphere  
In the case of Serbia, protected areas management system has been characterized by a topdown approach. Serbia has a long history of centralized planning for and management of protected areas.  ...  Also, the successful implementation of various measures of protection, as well as implementation of different development programs, to a large extent depends on the support of the local population support  ...  Understanding Linkages Between Public Participation and Management of Protected Areas -Case Study of Serbia, The Biosphere, Dr.  ... 
doi:10.5772/35443 fatcat:zklw2np7i5azjh5jbkpcy5b65m
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