IAPA – Strengthening the Amazonian protected areas system network

IAPA – Strengthening the Amazonian protected areas system network

These courses have been developed

Within the framework of “Amazonian vision: integration of the protected areas of the Amazon Biome (IAPA)” with the support of the University for International Cooperation through its Latin American School of Protected Areas.

Course

Environmental Funds for Protected Areas

This course has been designed with the objective of presenting one of the strategies that protected area systems use to solve their financial gaps.

Who is this course for?

Protected Area director, PA planning experts, advisers and decision makers of the protected areas system

Course arguments

Why choose this course?

This course responds to a real need of PA.

Some features of this course are:

Suitable for the Latin American context
Integrating innovative approaches
Easy-to-understand format

Course

Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas

This course recognizes that management of tourist activity within a protected area -or the impact on the environment- is undoubtedly a complex task, with many issues to consider and with too many flanks of uncertainty that can radically change any projection scenario that we could have imagined.

We have designed this course to strengthen the basic knowledge for planning, managing, and monitoring tourist activities in protected areas, with the aim of achieving a positive experience for the visitor with a low socio-environmental impact.

Who is this course for?

Technicians whose functions are linked to planning and / or decision-making regarding the management of tourism activities in PA and surrounding areas. 

Course arguments

Why choose this course?

This course responds to a real need of PA.

Some features of this course are:

 

 

Suitable for the Latin American context
Integrating innovative approaches
Easy-to-understand format

Course

Good Governance in Protected Areas

This course recognizes the relevance of governance in protected areas, which derives largely from people’s interest in access to natural resources and the limitations for its use.

Making decisions under a correct procedure, applying appropriate principles and values, is what we call good governance.

 This course integrates both guidelines that have been formulated by IUCN and lessons learned in some protected areas in Latin American. 

Who is this course for?

People managing of territories, who face the challenge of improving the governance on protected and conserved areas.

Course arguments

Why choose this course?

This course responds to a real need of PA.

Some features of this course are:

Suitable for the Latin American context
Integrating innovative approaches
Easy-to-understand format

Course

Adaptive Management of Protected Areas

This course focuses on strengthening the understanding of fundamental elements to implement Adaptive Management of PA.  

Who is this course for?

Staff related to the management of protected and conserved areas especially those working in planning and direction.

 

Course arguments

Why choose this course?

This course responds to a real need of PA.

Some features of this course are:

Basic concepts on PA Management Cycle
Basic concepts on Adaptive Management
Tools for Adaptive Management
Adaptive management case study

Select the course according to your learning expectations.

Each of these courses has been designed to address aspects of great relevance for management effectiveness of protected areas.

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“Es increíble la facilidad de aprendizaje con las distintas herramientas didácticas que aplican en sus cursos, estoy totalmente satisfecha con lo aprendido.”
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Clara Gómez
“Aprender de esta cultura, sobre las áreas protegidas y lo importante que es mantener un crecimiento y desarrollo sostenible es lago que definitivamente logre en estos cursos”
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Pablo Sandoval
“Nunca pare de aprender sobre el desarrollo ecosistémico, muy didáctico poco aburrido 100% entretenido y con mucha enseñanza, satisfecho con los cursos realizados”.
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“Aquí hay bastante para aprender sobre este mundo y sus maravillas, nada mejor que aprender a crecer junto a este basto mundo sin perjudicar el futuro del mismo.”
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