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Promoting biodiversity in sustainable oil-palm landscapes for West African smallholders


Ref: 23021
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Keith Hamer
Lead Institution: University of Leeds
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 2016-04-01
End Date: 2019-03-31
Funding: £327,744.00
Website:
Status: Current
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Purpose: DESCRIPTION: This project will increase incomes of oil-palm smallholders in Ghana and enhance biodiversity within oil-palm and adjacent rainforest, by promoting best agricultural practice that boosts yields and provides co-benefits for ant, termite and butterfly biodiversity, in keeping with RSPO sustainability criteria. OUTCOME: Improved agricultural practices increase incomes of oil palm smallholders in Ghanaian target communities, boost biodiversity within smallholdings and adjacent forest fragments, and promote smallholder uptake of sustainability certification.
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Related Projects: Molecular tools for promoting biodiversity in rainforest fragments of Borneo, Biodiversity of butterflies in tropical rainforests of Sabah, Borneo

Documents:
Title: 23-021 logframe rev Mar16
Download: Log Frame [pdf]

Title: 23-021 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 23-021 HYR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 23-021 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 23-021 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 23-021 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 23-021 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]