Lighter Conservation Standards Cookbook (2021)

This draft “Cookbook” provides a series of “recipes” for “lighter” Conservation Standards (CS) approaches to different scenarios that teams…

CMP Cross-organisational Learning: Framing Nature-based Solutions (2021)

This report was developed using a collaborative learning approach, including a desktop review, interviews with key people working in the…

Conservation Standards: Diversity, Equity, Justice, and Inclusion Approaches (2020-2021)

Phase I of this learning initiative highlighted the need for the conservation community to continue learning about how to incorporate diversity, equity, inclusion and justice (DEIJ) principles into their conservation…

Population, Health and Environment (PHE): An Integrated Approach to Conservation (2021)

The purpose of the PHE Learning Initiative was to improve CMP’s and, more broadly, the conservation sector’s understanding of PHE and its value to biodiversity conservation, to identify barriers that…

Factsheets: Situation Models and Results Chains (2021)

These factsheets are intended to provide a high-level summary of what situation models / results chains are, how they are developed and how to read them. The target audience is…

Case Study Protected Area Management: Institutionalising the Conservation Standards in a Parastatal South Africa (2017)

CapeNature, the conservation authority for the Western Cape Province, South Africa, initiated a process in 2017 to strengthen adaptive management of the protected areas under its management.  Management plans strive…

Standardized Classification of Threats to Biodiversity: Definitions for Quebec’s Conservation Data Centre (CDC) v1.0 (2021)

Collaboratively developed by partners from Quebec, Canada and beyond, this resource builds off of CMP’s threats classification to provide a more detailed, third-level classification, and will provide several benefits :…