Customary systems of management and World Heritage in the Pacific Islands

  title={Customary systems of management and World Heritage in the Pacific Islands},
  author={Anita Smith and Cate Turk},
In recent decades local communities have been increasingly engaged in protecting heritage sites through the development of new models of conservation practice, such as co-management, joint management and community management. Our interest in heritage conservation in the Pacific leads us to examine a related form of management arrangement, customary management. In this paper we examine how systems of customary land tenure prevalent throughout the region require a method for establishing and… 
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