Indicators of Resilience in Socio-ecological Production Landscapes (SEPLs)
Nadia Bergamini, Robert Blasiak, Pablo Eyzaguirre, Kaoru Ichikawa, Dunja Mijatovic, Fumiko Nakao and Suneetha M. Subramanian
UNU-IAS Policy Report 2013 no. 10 | ISBN: 978-92-808-4547-1 (pb)

This policy report provides an in-depth look at the importance of developing a holistic set of indicators for policy-makers and communities to better understand the resilience of socio-ecological production landscapes, which have been created over time through close interactions between humans and their surroundings. When wisely managed, SEPLs have the potential to sustain rich levels of biodiversity while enhancing human well-being. The report also shares first experiences and lessons learned from application of the indicators in Cuba’s Cuchillas del Toa Biosphere Reserve. Download the report [pdf] …