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Darwin Madagascar Wetlands Project


Ref: 7113
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Dr Roger Safford
Lead Institution: Royal Holloway University of London - RHIER
Host Country Institutions: MoEFT - Madagascar
Start Date: 1998-04-01
End Date: 2000-03-31
Funding: £62,699.00
Website: http://www1.rhbnc.ac.uk:8088/rhier/darwin
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: Madagascar
Purpose: To promote the sustainable management of wetland biodiversity in Madagascar through demonstration of the full range of benefits brought by this biodiversity at a demonstration site.
Outputs: Hold a village workshops for 50 people to discuss and promote wetlands. Train 12 students for 5 weeks. Produce newsletter. Enhance the plant collection at the national herbarium. Prepare and publish management plan. Submit 3 papers to peer reviewed journals. Hold 1-day seminar to relevant government ministries and the National Ramsar steering committee to present management plan and recommendations.

Related Projects: Government-Civil Society Partnerships for Protected Areas in Timor-Leste, Partnerships and priorities for new protected areas in Timor-Leste

Documents:
Title: ECP Madagascar final
Download: ECP [pdf]