Harnessing livelihood benefits from a payment for environmental services scheme


Uganda
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Ref: EIDPO044

Status: Completed

Round:
19
Funding Scheme:
Post-Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Nature Harness Initiative
Start Date:
01-04-13
End Date:
31-03-15
Funding:
£162,577.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Biomes:
Forests
Production:
Forestry
Threats To Biodiversity:
Land use change, Climate change
Broad Approches:
Species conservation, In situ, Ecosystem conservation, Ecosystem approach, Goods services, Sustainable use, Incentives, Poverty reduction, Livelihoods, Benefit sharing, Co management
Specific Tools:
Research training, Training, Protected areas, Ecosystem services, Valuation
Countries:
Uganda
Project Summary:
The designed Payment for Ecosystem Services scheme will deliver additional livelihood incentives to demonstrate its long-term commitment to improved social welfare and enhancement of conservation outcomes. In this post project, the main aim will be to have more than 50% of contracted forest owners engaged in additional forest based enterprises that ultimately improve their short-term and long-term household income potentials thereby making biodiversity conservation a more attractive land-use option.


Documents:
Title: EIDPO044 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2015-01-22 00:00:00

Title: EIDPO044 HR1 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2015-05-21 00:00:00

Title: EIDPO044 AR1 - Edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2015-09-17 00:00:00

Title: EIDPO044 HR2 - Edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2015-05-21 00:00:00