The strategic pillars of communal natural resource management: benefit, empowerment and conservation

@article{Murphree2009TheSP,
  title={The strategic pillars of communal natural resource management: benefit, empowerment and conservation},
  author={Marshall W. Murphree},
  journal={Biodiversity and Conservation},
  year={2009},
  volume={18},
  pages={2551-2562}
}
  • M. Murphree
  • Published 22 May 2009
  • Business
  • Biodiversity and Conservation
Originally prepared as a keynote address for the 2008 La Tapoa Workshop on Natural Resource Management (NRM) and Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM), this paper examines the Southern African experience in CBNRM over the past 20 years. From this experience the paper draws lessons on when and where CBNRM is appropriate, what can make it work, and what can make it work better. These lessons are discussed under the three categories of benefit, conservation and empowerment. Benefit… 

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