Table 3. Strength of the driver of livelihood functioning by scenario type as identified and described by local people and their stakeholders in southeastern Zimbabwe. 1 = very strong in relation to Baseline scenario.


Driver Baseline scenario† Drought scenario Border scenario Desirable scenario
Drought 0 1 1 −1
Damage-causing animals outside the park 0 0 0 −0.5
Border restrictions 0 0 −1 1
Institutions 0 0 0 1
†The Baseline scenario is the reference point; all strengths are therefore set to zero.