CGIAR Systemwide Program on
Collective Action and Property Rights

CAPRi Training Materials

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Resources, Rights, and Cooperation
A Sourcebook on Property Rights and Collective Action for Sustainable Development
Published by the CGIAR Program on Collective Action and Property Rights (CAPRi)
International Food Policy Research Institute
2010 / 314 pages | Versión Español

PREFACE

This first CAPRi sourcebook is a fitting commemoration of the 15th anniversary of CAPRi. The sourcebook is based directly on the experiences and lessons of CAPRi research from around the world. Its content is based on sound underlying research, but the presentation is simple, straightforward, and accessible. The objective of the book is to build capacity of research and development organizations to recognize the importance and relevance of CAPRi concepts and to apply the lessons and methods from CAPRi research to their work with communities, policymakers, and other stakeholders. It is our hope that it will serve not only as a relevant and practical guide for development practitioners, trainers, and policymakers, but will also be used in universities and other institutions of higher learning. A series of educational posters designed to complement the lessons of the book is also available.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Front Matter (PDF 419 KB)

Chapter 1: Fundamentals of Collective Action and Propert Rights

Chapter 2: Rights to Resources and Collective Action for Agriculture

Chapter 3: Property Rights and Collective Action for Natural Resource Management

Chapter 4: Changing Market Relations

Chapter 5: The Role of Collective Action and Property Rights in Mitigating Risk

Chapter 6: Decentralization

Chapter 7: Gender, Collective Action and Property Rights

Chapter 8: Strengthening Property Rights and Collective Action

Annex (PDF 290 KB)

Source Materials and Suggested Readings



EDUCATIONAL POSTER RESOURCES

This educational poster series was developed at a workshop conducted in Goa, India on October 27-30, 2009 organized by the Systemwide Program on Collective Action and Property Rights (CAPRi), an inter-center initiative of the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR).

The posters are designed for use by field-based practitioners, educators, trainers, and development administrators. They were developed to complement the publication Resources, Rights and Cooperation: A Sourcebook on Property Rights and Collective Action for Sustainable Development. We invite you to reproduce these posters for personal and not-for-profit use without the express written permission of but with acknowledgment to the International Food Policy Reseach Institute (IFPRI).

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