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Linking religion and conservation: Islamic beliefs and Sumatran biodiversity conservation


Ref: EIDPR077
Type: Scoping
Project Leader: Professor Stuart Harrop
Lead Institution: DICE - Durrell Institute of Conservation & Ecology
Host Country Institutions: Greenlaw Indonesia, University of Andalas
Start Date: 2007-07-10
End Date: 2007-08-20
Funding: £2,800.00
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Status: Completed
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Indonesia
Purpose: To improve Sumatran biodiversity conservation prospects through 1) Building and strengthening local capacity to raise awareness of Islamic teaching about conservation; 2) Improving local livelihoods through sustainable natural resource use in forest-edge communities; and, 3) Developing an innovative model for Indonesian community conservation.
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