What do wildlife scout programmes need to succeed? A review of wildlife scout programmes in Uganda

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Published: March 2017
Product code:G04137

Wildlife scout programmes are being implemented across Africa to address human-wildlife conflict. These programmes enlist local community members as volunteers to guard crops and livestock or maintain barriers to prevent wildlife raids. Based on the results of a literature review and informant interviews, this study identifies key factors that help wildlife scout programmes in Uganda to succeed.