Two to tango: The role of government in fisheries co-management
AbstractThe purpose of this paper is discuss the role of government, primarily national government, in fisheries co-management. This paper investigates the critical role of decentralization in a strategy of co-management using a number of international cases. The experiences of co-management and decentralization provide for a number of policy implications to be drawn concerning the role of government.
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Volume (Year): 21 (1997)
Issue (Month): 5 (September)
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