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Scaling up sustainable conservation through ecotourism and community-based monitoring


Ref: EIDPO030
Type: Post-Project
Project Leader: Muyeye Chambwera
Lead Institution: IIED
Host Country Institutions: WWF - Cambodia, Forestry Administration Cambodia, MoE - Cambodia, Wildlife Ecotourism Management Board - WEMB
Start Date: 2009-04-01
End Date: 2011-06-30
Funding: £149,318.00
Website: http://www.iied.org/sustainable-markets/key-issues/environmental-economics/sustainable-tourism-srepok-wilderness-area-ca
Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Cambodia
Purpose: Improving the capacity of Cambodian government and communities to benefit from sustainable management of globally significant biodiversity including critical habitat and key species through communitybased natural resource monitoring and sustainable wildlife tourism within the Eastern Plains Landscape (EPL) in Northeast Cambodia.
Outputs: 1. Local communities have the capacity to monitor and sustainably use natural resources. 2. Local Government institutions have awareness and skills to plan, manage, and share benefits for ecotourism development. 3. Community- based ecotourism initiatives are managed by community associations. 4. Environmental education is integrated as extra-curricula school-based activities and is embedded in local community associations. 5. Local experts in conservation are equipped with the skills to transfer knowledge and expertise.

Related Projects: Sustainable Tourism Supporting Species Conservation in the Srepok Wilderness, Cambodia

Documents:
Title: EIDPO030 Application - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: EIDPO030 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: EIDPO030 AR1 brochures, articles etc
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: EIDPO030 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: EIDPO030 HY2.doc
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]