Wildlife and Nature‐Based Tourism for Pro‐Poor Growth
Abstract:Wildlife performs an important safety net role for many poor people, e.g. providing food, fibre and medicines, and can also be a source of wealth creation. An estimated 150 million people (one‐eighth of the world's poorest) perceive wildlife to be an important livelihood asset (African Conservation, 2003).
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2009-01-01