Sustainable Management of the Rupununi, Guyana
Dr Jay Mistry
Royal Holloway University of London
Host Country Institutions:
Iwokrama International Centre for Rainforest Conservation and Development
To build capacity for effective management of the Iwokrama Forest and Rupununi Wetlands and Savannas of Guyana, through training and the development of sustainable ecosystem management plans.
1) Trained local community members and staff within the partner organisations. 2) North Rupununi Field Manual (NRFM). 3) North Rupununi Ecosystems Management Plan (NREMP)4) Publications and presentations.
Related Projects: The North Rupununi Adaptive Management Plan: assessing the impacts and building capacity