WCC 2016 Res 036 - Progress Report

General information
IUCN Constituencies implementing this Resolution
IUCN Members: 
Bundesamt für Naturschutz ( BfN ) / Germany
IUCN Commissions: 
IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas 2017-2020 (WCPA)
IUCN Secretariat: 
Yes
Implementation
Indicate which actions have been carried out to implement this Resolution : 
Capacity-building
Convene stakeholders/Networking
Education/Communication/Raising awareness
Fundraising
Policy influencing/advocacy
Scientific/technical activities
Describe the results/achievements of the actions taken: 
The main activities are being carried out by the WCPA Specialist Group on Privately Protected Areas and Nature Stewardship, supported by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation's International Nature Conservation Academy. A workshop was held on the Isle of Vilm to bring together the Specialist Group and other experts and to make progress with the preparation of Best Practice Guidelines that will be published in 2018. The SG also prepared a video, and an article in PARKS journal. The SG published a regular newsletter, and maintains a web site. The links below will take you to some of these products.
What challenges/obstacles have been encountered in the implementation of this Resolution and how were they overcome : 
No challenges were reported
Briefly describe what future actions are needed for the implementation of this Resolution: 
The Specialist Group will pursue production of the manuscript for the Best Practice Guidelines to take these through the IUCN publication review process.
Status of implementation
Status of implementation for this Resolution: 
On-going: implementation consisting of repetitive, recurrent action (attending meetings, reporting, etc.)
Additional information
Are these actions planned for yet: 
Yes