Update on the Sharing Power: A New Vision for Development Conference

07 December 2011 | Article

The key messages of the Sharing Power Conference provided guidance to the CEESP Executive Committee in the recent 3-day planning session for the new CEESP manadate and work programme to be presented to the World Conservation Congress being held in Jeju, South Korea (September 2012).

As well, the Sharing Power Conference proceedings are scheduled to be published in a Special Edition of the CEESP peer reviewed journal, Policy Matters, Issue 19 - May/June 2012. Together with IUCN member organisation, the Forest Peoples' Programme, IUCN Secretariat and CEESP a series of national case studies are being progressed as contributions to a framework named after the Sharing Conference venue, 'Whakatane Assessment'.