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Sustainable Tourism Supporting Species Conservation in the Srepok Wilderness, Cambodia


Ref: 14046
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Maryanne Grieg-Gran
Lead Institution: IIED
Host Country Institutions: WWF - Cambodia
Start Date: 2005-05-01
End Date: 2008-03-31
Funding: £172,619.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Cambodia
Purpose: Threatened key species in the Srepok Wilderness Area protected, and community access to benefits through sustainable wildlife tourism secured in the SWA in Cambodia
Outputs: 1. Core protection zone and surrounding conservancies’ boundaries established; co-management agreements endorsed by communities and local government 2. Baseline biological data collated and analysed; Communities, Gov’t institutions and CBOs participate in wildlife surveys 3. Community institutions and Gov’t capacities for biodiversity management and wildlife tourism improved 4. Socio-economic status established; Tourism economic feasibility study completed; SWA Community Tourism Council established; SWA tourism plan developed and endorsed 5. SWA tourism business development portfolio produced, and private sector agreements finalised 6. Project successes communicated nationally and internationally

Related Projects: Co-management of Forests and Wildlife in Bi Doup-Nui Ba Nature Reserve, Vietnam, Harnessing carbon finance to arrest deforestation: Saving the Javan rhinoceroses, Paying local communities for ecosystem services: The Chimpanzee Conservation Corridor

Documents:
Title: 14-046 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 14-046 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-046 AR2 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 14-046 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 14-046 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]