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Nature: an economic asset

Natural resources including wildlife can be real assets to support the economy. In this sector, Africa has a huge potential.

This StoryMap presents the "Big Five" wildlife economy activities in Africa – namely ecotourism, carbon trade, fishing and hunting, wildlife ranching and non-timber forests products – to better understand and communicate their value; it explores ways to unlock their potential, by tackling both private and public investments, and improving support to policies.

Find out more on the Africa Knowledge Platform.

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