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Reviving Hima: an ancient conservation system for a modern world


Ref: EIDPR072
Type: Scoping
Project Leader: Dr David Thomas
Lead Institution: Birdlife International
Host Country Institutions: SPNL - Society for the Protection of Natural Resources in Lebanon
Start Date: 2006-09-21
End Date: 2006-09-29
Funding: £2,658.00
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Status: Withdrawn
Regions: Middle East
Countries: Lebanon
Purpose: The purpose is to use British expertise to build capacity for the adaptation of the traditional ‘hima’ system of conservation and land management to conservation of biodiversity in the context of modern-day socio-economic and political realities in Lebanon
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