PARTICIPATORY APPROACHES TOOLBOX

The MPA Engage Guidelines for applying a Quintuple Helix Participatory Approach: These guidelines aim to guide the stakeholders’ engagement and public participation processes that are key for the elaboration of a climate change mitigation and adaptation action plan. These guidelines help identify the stakeholder groups to be involved in the elaboration of an action plan and also feature the tools to inform and engage them in the decision-making process. (LINK)

The MPA Engage Synthesis on Deploying the Quintuple Helix Participatory Approach in Mediterranean MPAs for effective decision-making against Climate Change: showcases & essential elements for success: This document is a synthesis report of the results, outcomes and lessons learned of the quintuple helix participatory approach implemented in 7 Mediterranean MPAs with the aim to identify and adopt priority climate change adaptation and mitigation measures. The report features the experiences obtained by deploying the MPA Engage “Guidelines for applying a Quintuple Helix Participatory Approach” and features the essential elements for success for any participatory process plan implemented in Mediterranean MPAs. (LINK)

The MPA Engage Quintuple Helix Participatory Approach Reports in the 7 pilot MPAs: These documents present the results, outputs and lessons learned of the quintuple helix participatory approach implemented by each pilot MPAs: Brijuni National Park (Croatia), Portofino MPA (Italy), Calanques National Park (France), Zakynthos MPA (Greece), Cap de Creus MPA (Spain), Litoral del Baix Empordà MPA (Spain), Tavolara MPA (Italy).

The MPA Engage e-Learning Materials: The MPA Engage run a webinar focused on the design and implementation of participatory processes in Mediterranean MPAs for effective decision-making against climate change. (LINK)