Parks, Peace and Partnership

UCPParks, Peace and Partnership: Global Initiatives in Transboundary Cooperation
University of Calgary Press
December 2012

Today, over 3,000 protected areas around the world contribute to the protection of biodiversity, peaceful relations between neighbouring countries, and the well-being of people living in and around the protected environs. Historical and geo-political constraints are disappearing in a new spirit of collaboration to address common issues confronting ecosystems, species, and communities. Managing across boundaries is seen as the only way to ensure the long-term viability of ecological systems and sustainable communities. Download the free e-book by clicking on the title above.