ODI Wildlife Policy Briefings

Overview

Wildlife Policy Briefings cover the development policy dimensions of wildlife management issues. They are targeted at a wide audience of policy makers, researchers and practitioners.

This series is an output of a project on ' livelihoods dimensions of wild meat trade in the tropics' funded by the John D & Catherine T MacArthur Foundation.

Language: 
English
Agricultural Development and Policy
Publications in this series

How Important is Bushmeat Consumption in South America: Now and in the Future?

Briefing papers | February 2005 | Jonathan Rushton, Rommy Viscarra, Cecilia Viscarra, Frederick Basset, Rene Baptista, David Brown
The future importance of bushmeat will depend on two factors: the economic growth of the South American economies and the ability of the livestock and fishery sectors to supply affordable protein. If both of these factors are positive over the next time period, it is...
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Captive Breeding of wild species--a sceptical view of the prospects

Briefing papers | December 2004 | Jonathan Rushton, Rommy Viscarra, Cecilia Viscarra, Frederick Basset, Rene Baptista, Corsino Huallata and David Brown
This paper will present two issues of importance: the costs of producing meat in wildlife farms, and a framework for policy makers on how to react to initiatives promoting wildlife farming for meat production. The first of these issues is largely South America-specific...
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