Staff Profile

NameKITAMURA Kenji
AffiliationResearch Department
PositionProject Researcher
Year of Birth 
Higher DegreesPh.D.(Simon Fraser University, 2010)
Master of Applied Science(University of New South Wales, 1999)

 

Papers

【Original Articles】

Kitamura, Kenji, and Roger Alex Clapp 2013 Common property protected areas: Community control in forest conservation. Land Use Policy 34:204-212. (reviewed).  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264837713000549

Kitamura, Kenji, and Guangxia Cao 2003 Community Forestry in Yunnan Province. China Environment Series 6:116-119.

Kitamura, Kenji 2002 Participatory Exercise and Environmental Impact Assessment. Environmental Conservation Engineering 31(5):69-75. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

Kitamura, Kenji 2000 Circulation of Values for Nature Conservation: For Effective Community Initiatives. Annals of Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies 5:197-210. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

Research Presentations

【Oral Presentation】

Kitamura, Kenji. “Future Visions of Primary Industries Created by Collective Actions in the Nishibetsu Watershed in Japan”. ILEK Project International Symposium: Transformations of Social-Ecological Systems: Co-creating integrated knowledge toward sustainable futures,, 2017,01,22, Kyoto.

Kitamura, Kenji, and Maureen G. Reed Options and opportunities to collaborate for sustainability of the Redberry Lake Biosphere Reserve. Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, 2015,06,01-2015,06,05, Vancouver, Canada.

Kitamura, Kenji, and Tetsu Sato Integrated Local Environmental Knowledge for Actions Aimed at Encouraging Adaptive Societal Change: Community Initiatives in the Nishibetsu Watershed, Japan. The 15th Biannual Global Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons, 2015,05,25-2015,05,29, Edmonton, Canada.

Kitamura, Kenji, and Tetsu Sato Collective Action Based on Local Knowledge and Technologies: Reforestation and Sustainability in the Watershed in Hokkaido, Japan. International Symposium on Community-based Management of Forest Resources: Perspectives on Culture, Learning and Adaptation in Canada and Japan, 2015,03,03-2015,03,05, Kyoto, Japan.

Kitamura, Kenji Designing and Implementing Action-Based Verification. Full Project Meeting of Creation and Sustainable Governance of New Commons through Formation of Integrated Local Environmental Knowledge (ILEK Project), 2015,01,24, Kyoto, Japan. (in Japanese)

Kitamura, Kenji Designing the Social Experiments in the ILEK Project. Full Project Meeting of Creation and Sustainable Governance of New Commons through Formation of Integrated Local Environmental Knowledge (ILEK Project), 2014,09,13, Kyoto, Japan.

Kitamura, Kenji Commons and Protected Areas: Distant and Close Relationship. Commons Research Seminar, 2014,06,14, Kyoto, Japan. (in Japanese)

Kitamura, Kenji Institutions and Incentives for Grassroots Conservation: Connecting Protected Areas with Common Property. International Symposium on Society and Resource Management, 2006,06,03-2006,06,08, Vancouver, Canada.

Kitamura, Kenji, and R.A. Clapp Grassroots Nature Reserves and Common Property Protected Areas. Biennial Conference of International Association for the Study of Common Property, 2004,08,09-2004,08,13, Oaxaca, Mexico.

Kitamura, Kenji Carrot and Stick: A Case of Social Forestry in China. Annual General Meeting of Canadian Association of Geographers, 2003,05,27-2003,05,31, Victoria, Canada.

【Invited Lecture / Honorary Lecture / Panelist】

Kitamura, Kenji What is the ILEK Project? How can we collaborate with Model Forests and Biosphere Reserves?. Prince Albert Model Forest Board of Directors’ Meeting, 2015,05,20, Prince Albert, Canada.