Collective action, property rights, and devolution of natural resource management

exchange of knowledge and implications for policy

Ruth Suseela Suseela Meinzen-Dick, ed., Anna Knox, ed., Monica Di Gregorio, ed.

The proceedings summarize discussions at the 5-day Workshop on Property Rights, Collective Action and Devolution of Natural Resource Management (June 21-25, 1999) in Puerto Azul, Cavite, Philippines, which brought together a group of more than 50 government policymakers, staff from NGOs, leaders of resource user federations, and researchers from 188 countries.