Developing a Community Based Ecotourism Model at Lake Natron, Tanzania


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Ref: 24-019

Status: Completed

Round:
23
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
EECDI Engaresero Eramatare Community Development Initiative, TAWA Tanzania Wildlife Authority, Ngorongoro (and Monduli & Longido) District Councils, TTB The Tanzania Tourism Board, TATO The Tanzania Association of Tourism Operators, HGF Honeyguide Foundation, Pinyinyi/Donyo Sambu Water Users Association
Start Date:
01-06-17
End Date:
30-09-20
Funding:
£311,351.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Wetlands
Threats To Biodiversity:
Environmental degradation
Broad Approches:
Gender, Community management, Benefit sharing, Livelihoods, Incentives
Specific Tools:
Ecosystem services, Tourism, Monitoring, Traditional knowledge, Cepa, Training, Research training
Countries:
Tanzania
Conventions:
CBD
Project Summary:
This demonstration project at Lake Natron Ramsar site , will improve livelihoods and biodiversity conservation through community eco-tourism and supporting natural resource decision making and management. It will raise awareness and address threats posed through water catchment damage, creating a replicable model for ecotourism at wetlands across East Africa. The biodiversity, wetlands, and the livelihoods of local communities at Lake Natron are enhanced and protected, through sustainable community based ecotourism and water catchment management models.


Documents:
Title: 24-019 App rev May17 - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2017-10-04 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 HYR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2018-01-11 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2019-09-26 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 HYR2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-21 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-21 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 HYR3- edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-21 00:00:00

Title: 24-019 AR3 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-21 00:00:00