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Region:    Asia, Australasia & the Pacific

Policy and legislative issues related to co-management - background report and workshop participation Asia/Pacific

FAO RAP - Project Dates:
June 2005 - July 2005

Description of Project:
This project related to methods of mainstreaming co-management in Asia and the Pacific.

Services Provided:
A background paper for a regional workshop was prepared. Case studies in 13 countries in the Asia-Pacific region were used to examine key policy and legislative issues, and a summary section of the paper presented key lessons learned and ideas about best practice for supportive policy and legislative frameworks for co-management. Poseidon staff then presented the paper at the workshop in Cambodia, provided technical input, and assisted with facilitating the workshop and writing up the workshop report.