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Conservation and poverty alleviation through scalable agro-biodiversity practice in Laos


Ref: 24003
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Sean McNamara
Lead Institution: WCS - Wildlife Conservation Society
Host Country Institutions: VFI Village Focus International, PAFO Provincial Agriculture and Forestry Office Nam Et Phou Louey Management
Start Date: 2017-04-01
End Date: 2021-03-31
Funding: £433,478.00
Website:
Status: Current
Regions: East Asia
Countries: Laos
Purpose: This project will deliver sustainable climate-smart forest resource use through promoting scalable agro-biodiversity practices that are successfully adopted by local communities bordering Laos’ second largest and most biodiverse protected area, Nam Et Phou Louey National Protected Area; leading to greater biodiversity protection, reduced deforestation and improved welfare of vulnerable communities. Reduced deforestation and improved conservation practice through implementation of scalable agro-biodiversity practice in village forestland and agricultural land that protects biodiversity while improving incomes and welfare for forest-dependent populations.
Outputs:


Documents:
Title: 24-003 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 24-003 HYR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]