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Co-management of Forests and Wildlife in Bi Doup-Nui Ba Nature Reserve, Vietnam


Ref: 16014
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Maryanne Grieg-Gran
Lead Institution: IIED
Host Country Institutions: WWF - Greater Mekong Vietnam Office, Lam Dong
Start Date: 2007-07-01
End Date: 2010-09-30
Funding: £179,712.00
Website: http://www.iied.org/natural-resources/key-issues/forestry/collaborative-management-forests-and-wildlife-vietnam; http://www.iied.org/sustainable-markets/keyissues/
Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Vietnam
Purpose: To conserve threatened biodiversity in the Bi Doup-Nui Ba (BDNB) National Park in Vietnam through the introduction of collaborative forest and wildlife stewardship models based on negotiated tenure and access rights.
Outputs: 1) Appropriate legal frameworks [from the village, commune, district and provincial level] for community-management are in place 2) Communities in the buffer zone have the institutional capacity to negotiate, benefit from and monitor co-management agreements 3) Core protection zone and surrounding land use boundaries established; community enforcement groups established 4) Socio-economic status established; economic feasibility study completed; community sustainable financing plan developed and implemented 5) Communities monitor their natural resource use and use increases in their knowledge to manage access to the resources and core area 6) Project successes communicated nationally and internationally; lessons for wider replication and policy change across national and regional levels

Related Projects: Sustainable Tourism Supporting Species Conservation in the Srepok Wilderness, Cambodia, Harnessing carbon finance to arrest deforestation: Saving the Javan rhinoceroses, Paying local communities for ecosystem services: The Chimpanzee Conservation Corridor

Documents:
Title: 16-014 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 16-014 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 16-014 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]