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Edible wild orchid trade: sustaining livelihoods and biodiversity in Zambia


Ref: 23034
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Ruth Bone
Lead Institution: RBG Kew
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 2016-04-01
End Date: 2019-03-31
Funding: £220,313.00
Website:
Status: Current
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Purpose: DESCRIPTION: Food security and livelihoods of poor rural women and girls in Zambia are enhanced through development of a community based natural resource management plan for wild orchids, preventing their over-exploitation (that includes trade across national borders), while building capacity for participatory biodiversity conservation, research, environmental education and policy development PURPOSE: Sustainable orchid harvest, cultivation and conservation adopted in poor Zambian communities, providing improved livelihoods and security for women, and enhanced local and national governance of wetland genetic/species diversity.
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Documents:
Title: 23-034 St2 App rev Mar16 - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 23-034 HR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 23-034 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 23-034 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 23-034 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]