Tools for Wetland Ecosystem Resources Management in Eastern Africa

  • Research & Development
  • Nov 2004 - Apr 2005
  • Partners: University of Siena (Italy)(lead), Kenya Iinstitute for Public Policy Research (Kenya), Trinity College (Ireland), PoWER partners: Makarere University (Uganda)
  • Donor Programme: Other programs of the European Community not in the list
Sub-Saharan Africa
Sub-Saharan Africa

The ECOTOOLS project was a multidisciplinary research effort dedicated to developing workable tools and strategies for the sustainable use of natural ecosystem products. The methodological developments in the study, understanding of wetland functioning and values, provided tools for pursuing and improving “social equity” and inter-temporal equity of the wetland populations.