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Show simple item record Duraiappah, AK Tanyi Asah, ST Brondizio, ES Kosoy, N O'Farrell, PJ Prieur-Richard, A-H Subramanian, SM Takeuchi, K 2014-06-30T09:17:18Z 2014-06-30T09:17:18Z 2014-04
dc.identifier.citation Duraiappah, A.K, Tanyi, Asah, S.T, Brondizio, E.S, Kosoy, N, O’Farrell, P.J, Prieur-Richard, A-H, Subramanian, S.M and Takeuchi, K. 2013. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, vol. 7, pp 94-100 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1877-3435
dc.description Copyright: 2014 Elsevier. This is an ABSTRACT ONLY. The definitive version is published in Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, vol. 7, pp 94-100 en_US
dc.description.abstract Hardin in his seminal paper described the management of the commons as a tragedy. Three decades later, Ostrom and colleagues argued that the management of the commons was more of a drama than a tragedy. They identified that the management of common pool resources is dependent on the institutions at play at the specific scale and across scales and the various stakeholders involved in the access and use of these resources. In this paper we go one step further by arguing that the plurality of values within and across individuals coupled with the spatial scales at which different institutions are organized and at which ecosystem services are produced create mismatches in the management of the New Commons. We define the New Commons as the mosaic of land, water, and climate, and their underlying processes that regulate ecosystem structure and functions to maintain a sustainable supply of common pool resources for human well-being. A conceptual framework capturing these mis-matches and the multiple spatial scales at which ecosystems provide services is presented in this paper. This framework sheds new light on the key inter-linkages among nature and human well-being which the newly established Intergovernmental science-policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is expected to address. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Workflow;12764
dc.subject Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services en_US
dc.subject IPBES en_US
dc.subject Ecosystem sservices en_US
dc.subject Environmental sustainability en_US
dc.title Managing the mismatches to provide ecosystem services human well-being: a conceptual framework for understanding the New Commons en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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