The purpose of these Key Sheets (Nos 1-4) is to ensure the effective dissemination of the findings of a research project funded under the DFID Fisheries Management Science Programme (FMSP) entitled 'Incorporating Common Pool Resource (CPR) Issues into Fisheries Management in Developing Countries: Key Lessons and Best Practice' (No. R8467). The main target audience are policy-makers and their advisers throughout the world with a responsibility for CPR management, especially fisheries.
In this second Key Sheet, the factors which affect CPR (fisheries) management performance will be considered, based on the findings of the FMSP. The focus is on fisheries in developing countries.