Protected Area Management in the HKH Region - Feasibility Study

Contract partner: IUCN Asia Regional Office Country: Südasien, regional/länderübergreifend Funding amount: € 3.630,00 Project start: 15.05.2007 End: 31.08.2007

Short Description:

Overall goal

Within this project a feasibility study is commissioned regarding the establishment of a master programme in Protected Area Management in the Hindukush-Himalaya (HKH) region.

The master programme is currently taught at the University of Klagenfurt and includes students from the HKH region.

The objectives of the feasibility study - to be conducted by the World Conservation Union (IUCN) are as follows:

- Analysis of the relevance and potential demand of such a programme to the HKH region;

- Are there already similar master programmes or trainings in the HKH region? At what level is human capacity in the field of "management of protected areas" currently being built up in the HKH region?

- Analysis of the project environment;

project number 2504-00/2007
source of funding OEZA
sector Umweltschutz allgemein
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