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Інтегроване управління лісокористуванням
Integrated management of forest use

Author(s): Oksana Sakal, Natalia Tretiak, Halyna Shtohryn
Subject(s): Business Economy / Management, Agriculture, Energy and Environmental Studies, Management and complex organizations
Published by: Переяслав-Хмельницький державний педагогічний університет імені Григорія Сковороди
Keywords: landscape approach; governance functions; conceptual model; forest principles; sustainable development; public welfare;

Summary/Abstract: Relevance of research topic. Implementation in Ukraine of the Strategy for Sustainable Development "Ukraine - 2020", which defines the purpose, vectors, road map, priorities and indicators, in particular, socio-economic, organizational, political and legal conditions of the establishment and development of Ukraine, directly and indirectly necessitates the reformation forestry. Formulation of the problem. The increasing role of the entire spectrum of forest functions necessitates new approaches to governance, in particular forest use, in order to protect the forest productivity potential in the context of sustainable development. Analysis of recent research and publications. Modern economic research in the field of forestry is concentrated mainly on the problem of the formation of an effective management system or the organization of integrated structures. Selection of unexplored parts of the general problem. There is an objective need for a scientific substantiation of the model of integrated governance of forest use, which would provision environmental, economic and social efficiency nature resources use in order to improve public welfare and implement sustainable development goals in Ukraine. Setting the task, the purpose of the study. The objectives of our study were to analyze existing nature resources use governance approaches at the macro and micro levels; justification of the integrated governance of forest use model; determining the main functional components of such a model and the algorithm for its implementation in governance practice. Research methodology. The theoretical and methodological foundations of the research are the fundamental principles of modern economic theory, economics of nature resources use, institutional, ecological economics, welfare theories, as well as governance and management, the concept of sustainable development. Presentation of the main material (results of work). The formation of the integrated governance of forest use model and the provision of environmental, economic and social efficiency nature resources use means a combination of a multidimensional landscape approach and the 7C model, as well as the development of integrated corporate structures based on sustainable forest management. The field of application of results. The results of the study can be implement in the field of economics and public administration in the decision-making process regarding forest governance and environmental protection. Conclusions according to the article. Successful implementation of integrated governance of forest use will increase the investment attractiveness of forestry and forest use, employment of the local population, development of rural / mountainous areas, environmental protection.

  • Issue Year: 2019
  • Issue No: 41
  • Page Range: 98-106
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: Ukrainian