Community Conservation Champions of the Huon Peninsula: a model for community-based conservation in Papua New Guinea

03 May 2021


A video message from Modi Pontio, Associate Director of the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program, on how the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Program and the YUS Conservation Area – comprising of 78,000 hectares – have become a national model for conservation within the unique context of Papua New Guinea’s customary land tenure system.


Language: English

Year: 2021

Keyword(s): community-based conservation, conservation, Huon Peninsula, Papua New Guinea

Ecosystem(s): Forests