Financial foundations of MPA
1 hour of course (1.5 ECTS credit points), course No. 11
Where does the money come from, and how can the financial situation of PAs be managed and improved?
Specifics of financing PAs such as:
·Financial management in PAs
Specifics of financing PAs
Tools and strategies to improve the financial setting
Developments to open new funding and involve public and private sponsors
Mobilisation of local communities’ own resources and growing markets for local products
payments for non-traditional environmental services (e.g., certified forest products; payments for watershed protection; carbon sequestration schemes, and payments for other global environmental commons); and
new financing arrangements (e.g. private sector–community partnerships, and markets for environmental services).