FAO Forestry Paper 166
Community-based fire management
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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Introduction (Download - 54 KB)
Fire management – concepts, context and system
Community-based fire management (CBFiM) (Download - 56 KB)
What is it?
Integrated fire management
CBFiM in practice (Download - 47 KB)
FAO training workshops (Download - 463 KB)
South Africa (2004)
Governance, policy and legislation (Download - 184 KB)
Rapid assessment tools (Download - 52 KB)
Participatory rapid appraisal
Ranking, scoring and matrices
CBFiM and climate change (Download - 41 KB)
CBFiM – in sum (Download - 181 KB)
Partners and collaboration
Tools and resources
References (Download - 56 KB)
Annexes – CBFiM case studies
Annex 1: CBFiM in Namibia: the Caprivi Integrated Fire Management programme (Download - 237 KB)
Annex 2: CBFiM in the United States of America: the High Knob community wildfire protection plan (Download - 301 KB)
Annex 3: CBFiM in Mexico: La Sepultura Biosphere Reserve in Chiapas (Download - 250 KB)
Annex 4: CBFiM in the Tanami Desert region of central Australia (Download - 193 KB)
Annex 5: The Sofala Community Carbon Project – Gorongosa National Park (Download - 126 KB)