Guinea pigs as guinea pigs, reducing bushmeat hunting while improving communities wellbeing


Congo, Dem. Rep.
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Ref: 23-015

Status: Completed

Round:
22
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Start Date:
01-06-16
End Date:
31-03-19
Funding:
£299,494.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Wildlife harvest
Threats To Biodiversity:
Over exploitation
Broad Approches:
Livelihoods, Institutional development, Incentives, Sustainable use, Goods services, In situ, Species conservation
Specific Tools:
Ecosystem services, Monitoring, Cepa, Participatory
Countries:
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Conventions:
CBD
Project Summary:
This project will reduce reliance on bushmeat in target mining communities around DRC’s Kahuzi-Biega National Park (KBNP) by 1) introducing improved livestock husbandry practices; 2) helping poor and hunting households building financial capacity to benefit from microcredit opportunities; and 3) increasing knowledge and enforcement of bushmeat hunting laws.


Documents:
Title: 23-015 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2016-04-27 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 HR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2017-02-16 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2017-10-04 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2018-01-10 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2018-01-10 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2019-01-23 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 HYR3 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-20 00:00:00

Title: 23-015 FR edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2020-03-03 00:00:00