Best Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Mitigation of Conflict Between Humans and Great Apes

Kimberley Hockings and Tatyana Humle

Series Editor: E.A. Williamson



Cover photo: Adult male chimpanzee runs through a village in Guinea. Photo ©Kimberley Hockings


ISBN: 978-2-8317-1133-1
DOI: 10.2305/IUCN.CH.2009.SSC-OP.37.en


Occasional Paper of the IUCN Species Survival Commission No. 37


Layout by: Center for Applied Biodiversity Science at Conservation International


 Index

Information for this Title

Section 1: Executive Summary

Section 2: Introduction, Review and Use of These Guidelines

Section 3: Assessment of HGAC: Preparatory Issues

Section 4: Review of Potential HGAC Counter-Measures and their Effectiveness

Section 5: Planning a HGAC Management Strategy

Section 6: Conclusions

Section 7: Acknowledgements

Section 8: Literature Cited

Appendix A: Species-specific reviews of crop-raiding and aggressive interactions with humans

Appendix B: Preparatory Questions

Literature Cited – Appendices

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