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Biodiversity conservation in ancient church and monastery yards in Ethiopia


Ref: 10031
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Zewge Teklehaimanot
Lead Institution: Bangor University
Host Country Institutions: Institute of Biodiversity Conservation and Research, Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society
Start Date: 2001-04-01
End Date: 2004-03-31
Funding: £149,091.00
Website: http://members.lycos.co.uk/ethiopianplants/sacredgrove/woodland.html
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: Ethiopia
Purpose: To promote sustainable development in Ethiopia through participatory conservation of the biodiversity of the forests preserved on sacred lands and their establishment as a resource of value to alleviate local poverty and for the nation as a whole.
Outputs: 1. Key NGO/government institutions strengthened — 6 Ethiopian staff trained in each of:1.1 participatory species identification & assessment,1.2 participatory rural appraisal for biodiversity,1.3 ex-situ conservation,1.4 in-situ conservation;2. Management plans for habitats, species and sites;3. Field-guide on biodiversityidentification/appraisal;4. Three peer-rev. papers;5. NGO-Gov-Church-community networks strengthened;6. Wider Ethiopian public informed via media;7. Ex-situ conservation centre established.


Documents:
Title: 10-031 HR3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 10-031 Applic - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 10-031 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 10-031 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 10-031 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 10-031 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]