Enabling sustainable, profitable and equitable community-based forest management in Tanzania


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Ref: 25-019

Status: Current

Round:
24
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Allegheny College, Mpingo Conservation & Development Initiative, Tanzania Commission for Sciences and Technology, WWF Tanzania Country Office, Kilwa Women Paralegal Unit
Start Date:
01-07-18
End Date:
31-03-21
Funding:
£357,322.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Tanzania
Project Summary:
Large-scale forest loss and degradation deprive Tanzanian communities of a potential sustainable income source. This project aims to transform forest governance in Tanzania through a rigorous assessment of limiting factors for community-based forest management (CBFM) and providing practical solutions for up-scaling CBFM. Key activities include surveys to assess current benefits/short-comings, provision of assistance for pilot communities to increase CBFM (gender) equity and benefits, strengthening stakeholder capacity/awareness, and developing a best practice model that can be rolled out to non-CBFM communities. Evidence-based assessment of limiting factors for CBFM. Piloted and trialled approaches for increasing equity, gender balance and sustainable benefits to provide a model for rolling out CBFM to non-CBFM communities.


Documents:
Title: 25-019 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2018-11-13 00:00:00

Title: 25-019 HYR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-019 HYR2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-019 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-019 HYR3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00