Eastern Africa

A review of studies on ecosystem services in Africa

Abstract: Assessments of ecosystem services (ES) are vital for Africa’s sustainability.

Document Theme
Ecosystem Services
Document Type
Publication year
2016

Biodiversity and ecosystem services on the African continent – What is changing, and what are our options?

Abstract: Throughout the world, biodiversity and nature's contributions to people are under threat, with clear changes evident.

Document Theme
Ecosystem Services
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Closing the gap: The financing and resourcing of protected and conserved areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). Closing the gap. The financing and resourcing of protected and conserved areas in Eastern and Southern Africa. Nairobi, Kenya: IUCN ESARO; BIOPAMA.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2020

Closing the gap: The financing and resourcing of protected and conserved areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020) - Knowledge Brief

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). Closing the gap. The financing and resourcing of protected and conserved areas in Eastern and Southern Africa. Knowledge Brief. Nairobi, Kenya: IUCN ESARO; BIOPAMA.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Djibouti

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DJ
ISO3
DJI
ISO3 Number
262
Region
Eastern Africa

Djibouti Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Djibouti Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

Djibouti NBSAP 2017

Country
Document Type
Publication year
2017

Eritrea

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ISO2
ER
ISO3
ERI
ISO3 Number
232
Region
Eastern Africa

Eritrea Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Eritrea Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

Ethiopia

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ET
ISO3
ETH
ISO3 Number
231
Region
Eastern Africa

Ethiopia Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Ethiopia Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

GESTION DURABLE DES FORÊTS ET DE LA FAUNE SAUVAGE EN AFRIQUE: Améliorer la valeur, les avantages et les services

La gestion durable des forêts a été encouragée comme un moyen important d'assurer que les forêts demeurent de génération en génération.

Document Theme
Ecosystem Services
Publication year
2016

How effective are the protected areas of East Africa?

Abstract: Protected areas are the cornerstone of in situ conservation and their effective management is critical for maintaining biodiversity in the long term.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2019

International Outlook for Privately Protected Areas: Ethiopia Country Profile (2019)

Suggested citation: Gloss, L., Myron, E., and Ahmed, H. International Outlook for Privately Protected Areas: Ethiopia Country Profile.

Country
Publication year
2019

Kenya

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KE
ISO3
KEN
ISO3 Number
404
Region
Eastern Africa

Kenya Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Kenya Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley, Kenya: Enhancing our Heritage (EoH) Assessment 2014

EoH assessment report - also available on the IUCN PAPACO website:

https://papaco.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/EoH-Rift-Valley-Lakes-Kenya-April-2014.pdf

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2014

Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley, Kenya: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "significant concern".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Kilimanjaro National Park, Tanzania: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Protected Area
Publication year
2020

Lake Turkana National Parks, Kenya: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "critical".

The assessment is available online at: https://worldheritageoutlook.iucn.org/explore-sites/wdpaid/145586

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Management Effectiveness, Governance, and Social Assessments of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa

Citation: Campese, J. & Sulle, E. (2019).

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2019

Management Effectiveness, Governance, and Social Assessments of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (Executive Summary)

Citation: Campese, J. & Sulle, E. (2019).

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2019

Monitoring Village Forest Governance with the MJUMITA Dashboard Tool

Citation: MJUMITA. 2014. Monitoring Village Forest Governance with the MJUMITA Dashboard Tool. Policy Brief.

Document Theme
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2014

Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest, Kenya: Enhancing our Heritage (EoH) Assessment 2014

EoH assessment report - also available on the IUCN PAPACO website:

https://papaco.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/EoH-Mount-Kenya-April-2014.pdf

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2014

Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest, Kenya: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Natural World Heritage in Africa: Progress and Prospects (2020)

Citation: Howard, P. C. and Bertzky, B. (2020). Natural World Heritage in Africa: Progress and prospects.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2020

Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Protected Area Governance and Equity Chapter - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Protected Area Governance and Equity (Chapter 9).

Document Theme
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2020

Protected Area Management Effectiveness Chapter - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Protected Area Management Effectiveness (Chapter 10).

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Publication year
2020

Representation of biodiversity and ecosystem services in East Africa’s protected area network

Abstract: The dramatic increase in anthropogenic activity severely threatens the biodiversity and life-support services that underpin human well-being.

Document Theme
Ecosystem Services
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Rwanda

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RW
ISO3
RWA
ISO3 Number
646
Region
Eastern Africa

Rwanda Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Rwanda Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

Rwenzori Mountains National Park, Uganda: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Sanganeb Marine National Park and Dungonab Bay – Mukkawar Island Marine National Park, Sudan: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "good with some concerns".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Publication year
2020

Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "critical".

The assessment is available online at: https://worldheritageoutlook.iucn.org/explore-sites/wdpaid/5005

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Protected Area
Publication year
2020

Serengeti National Park, Tanzania: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "significant concern".

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Protected Area
Publication year
2020

Simien National Park, Ethiopia: Enhancing our Heritage (EoH) Assessment 2014

EoH assessment report - also available on the IUCN PAPACO website:

https://papaco.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/EoH-Ethiopia-Simien-mountains.pdf

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Protected Area
Publication year
2014

Simien National Park, Ethiopia: IUCN World Heritage Conservation Outlook Assessment 2020

In 2020, the conservation outlook for this site has been assessed as "significant concern".

Country
Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
Document Type
Protected Area
Publication year
2020

Somalia

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ISO2
SO
ISO3
SOM
ISO3 Number
706
Region
Eastern Africa

Somalia Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Somalia Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

South Sudan

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SS
ISO3
SSD
ISO3 Number
728
Region
Eastern Africa

South Sudan Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: South Sudan Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1. Nairobi, Kenya: IUCN ESARO.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2020

Sudan

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ISO2
SD
ISO3
SDN
ISO3 Number
736
Region
Eastern Africa

Sudan Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Sudan Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Publication year
2020

Tanzania Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Tanzania Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Publication year
2020

Uganda

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ISO2
UG
ISO3
UGA
ISO3 Number
800
Region
Eastern Africa

Uganda Country Profile - State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa (2020)

Citation: IUCN ESARO (2020). The State of Protected and Conserved Areas in Eastern and Southern Africa: Uganda Country Profile. State of Protected and Conserved Areas Report Series No. 1.

Country
Document Theme
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Publication year
2020

Western Indian Ocean Marine Protected Areas Outlook 2021

Citation: UNEP-Nairobi Convention and WIOMSA. 2021. Western Indian Ocean Marine Protected Areas Outlook: Towards achievement of the Global Biodiversity Framework Targets.

Document Theme
PAME (Protected Area Management Effectiveness)
PAGE (Protected Area Governance and Equity)
Conservation Planning
Document Type
Publication year
2021
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