Yerba mate – a market-driven model for conserving Paraguay’s Atlantic Forest


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Ref: 23-016

Status: Completed

Round:
22
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Start Date:
01-04-16
End Date:
31-03-19
Funding:
£309,244.00
Regions:
South America
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Agricultural conservation
Threats To Biodiversity:
Land use change, Over exploitation
Broad Approches:
Gender, Community management, Livelihoods, Institutional development, Incentives, Goods services
Specific Tools:
Ecosystem services, Monitoring, Traditional knowledge, Participatory, Training, Research, Research training
Countries:
Paraguay
Conventions:
CBD
Project Summary:
Partnership between the indigenous Mbaya Guarani, campesinos, private sector, government and civil society, will support and promote shade-grown yerba maté cultivation at San Rafael reserve, providing culturally- and environmentally-appropriate land use that reduces poverty, respects rights and conserves globally-threatened forest biodiversity, and informs conservation of Paraguay’s remaining Atlantic Forest fragments.


Documents:
Title: 23-016 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2016-04-27 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 HR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2017-02-16 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-20 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2018-01-10 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2019-01-23 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 HYR3 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-20 00:00:00

Title: 23-016 FR edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2020-03-03 00:00:00