This is one of 280 summaries describing key outputs from the projects
run by DFID's 10-year Renewable Natural Resources Research Strategy
Summary for Project title: R8317: Pro-poor policies and institutional
arrangements for coastal management in the Caribbean.
A communication strategy to promote integrated and equitable (pro-poor)
coastal resource management and development is responding to the needs
of different stakeholder groups. It's vital to transfer the lessons,
methods and tools gained from field experience and research projects in
ways that influence policies and practice. The process used in this
multi-stakeholder strategy focuses on the identification, testing and
dissemination of a series of products (like policy briefs,
presentations, posters, websites, courses) and pathways (like meetings,
community events, ministerial briefings), each tailored to the different
needs of the different stakeholders. The strategy was developed in the
Caribbean and although until now it is only used in the region, the
experience gained is applicable in similar locations around the world.
The CD has the following information for this output: Description,
Validation, Current Situation, Current Promotion, Impacts On Poverty,
Environmental Impact. Attached PDF (17 pp.) taken from the CD.
NRSP07, New technologies, new processes, new policies: tried-and-tested and ready-to-use results from DFID-funded research, Research Into Use Programme, Aylesford, Kent, UK, ISBN 978-0-9552595-6-2, p 144.