Alleviating rural poverty through conflict mitigation and improved crop yields


Botswana, Zimbabwe
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Ref: 23-018

Status: Completed_fin

Round:
22
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Start Date:
01-04-16
End Date:
31-03-19
Funding:
£318,827.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Savanna
Production:
Agricultural conservation, Wildlife harvest
Threats To Biodiversity:
Land use change
Broad Approches:
Gender, Co management, Poverty reduction, Institutional development, Ecosystem approach, Ecosystem conservation
Specific Tools:
Governance, Tourism, Protected areas, Monitoring, Traditional knowledge, Cepa, Participatory
Countries:
Botswana, Zimbabwe
Project Summary:
Conflict with wildlife near protected areas hinders biodiversity conservation and impacts impoverished rural people. This project showcases methods for mitigating conflict with wild carnivores by engaging communities through a lion guardian programme and through novel livestock husbandry methods to reduce livestock losses, improve crop yields and therefore food security.


Documents:
Title: 23-018 St2 App - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2016-04-27 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 HR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2017-02-16 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2017-10-04 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 HYR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2018-01-10 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2019-01-23 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 HYR3 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-20 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2020-08-20 00:00:00

Title: 23-018 FR
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00