Scaling Up Biodiversity Conservation and Ecological Connectivity across Caribbean Guatemala


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Ref: 20-025

Status: Current

Round:
19
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
INAB - National Forest Institute, CONAP
Start Date:
01-04-13
End Date:
31-03-16
Funding:
£269,446.00
Regions:
Central America
Biomes:
Forests
Threats To Biodiversity:
Environmental degradation, Land use change, Climate change
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, In situ, Ecosystem conservation, Ecosystem approach, Goods services, Sustainable use, Incentives, Poverty reduction, Livelihoods, Benefit sharing, Co management, Community management
Specific Tools:
Research training, Training, Cepa, Participatory, Impact assessment, Protected areas, Rehabilitation, Ecosystem services, Valuation
Countries:
Guatemala
Project Summary:
The final outcome will be the reduced deforestation of rainforests in Caribbean Guatemala, achieved through: the completion and improved management of a Regional Network of Protected Areas; the provision of direct financial incentives for the protection and restoration of 5,000 ha of high biodiversity community owned forests, ensuring over 137,000 £ of new income per year (over five years) for 500 families (and allocated as counterpart funding to the project by the National Forestry Institute); the development and validation of a REDD “Project Document”, including a FPIC process; and the implementation of a communication campaign on the values of biodiversity.


Documents:
Title: 20-025 App St2 - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2014-10-20 00:00:00

Title: 20-025 HR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2015-04-29 00:00:00

Title: 20-025 AR1 - Edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2015-09-21 00:00:00

Title: 20-025 HR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2015-05-21 00:00:00

Title: 20-025 AR2 - Edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2015-09-21 00:00:00

Title: 20-025 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2017-02-16 00:00:00