Improving Management Effectiveness of the Protected Area Network


Stories are a source of information, inspiration and motivation. During the GEF-5 PA Project implementation certain themes emerged, highlighting the work done by the protected area management agencies. These are captured in the stories below. The stories revolve around collaboration highlighting multiple stakeholder partnerships, innovation – looking at new methods and approaches, conservationfeaturing interventions to protect the endangered and vulnerable biodiversity and work towards a future where humans live in harmony with nature, social impact – showcasing community based conservation and development work and gender highlighting the role of women in a traditionally male sector and sharing approaches on integrating a more gender responsive approach in biodiversity work.