The research investigated an adaptive collaborative approach in terms of its:
viability and influencing factors;
enabling strategies and supporting attitudes, processes and arrangements and
its effects on equity and livelihoods.
In this chapter we explore highlights of lessons from the CFUG and meso levels, organised along the lines of the three research questions (Box 12). Discussion of causal linkages between the approach and changes noted are the focus of Chapter 6.
1. Is an adaptive collaborative approach viable in community forestry? Can it be effectively catalysed and facilitated in CFUGs and meso forums primarily by local and meso actors, such as...