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Hugh   Govan

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I speak in the following language(s): Pijin, Spanish, French, English

Fisheries/natural resource governance, community development and participation, sustainable development policy and practice – training, project and programme design, management and evaluation

Six years in Solomon Islands, 12 years in Fiji and 5 in Costa Rica with other work throughout the Pacific, Latin America and SE Asia in the fields of marine and coastal resource management, environment, fisheries, indigenous rights and governance. Facilitates programme design, formal and non-formal capacity building, monitoring and evaluation, institutional assessment and strengthening, policy development and implementation. Bilingual in English/Spanish, fluent in Melanesian Pijin and some French.
Environmental sciences
Political sciences
Member of
European Society for Oceanists (ESfO)
Geographic administrative areas
Geographic places
Historical periods
21st century
20th century
Indigenous languages
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