Michel Pimbert

Institutionalising participation and people-centered processes in natural resource management: research and publications highlights

This report presents the background and rationale for the IIED-IDS action research on institutionalising participatory approaches and people-centred processes in natural resource management. The methodologies used in the different case studies (India, Indonesia, Senegal, Mexico and other settings) are then introduced, along with the complementary studies undertaken in this collaborative research programme.

The last section of this report contains highlights of all the publications in the Institutionalising Participation Series, and a summary of each.