Poverty alleviation and sustainable development in Cape Verde’s biodiversity hotspots


Cape Verde
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: EIDPR156

Status: Completed

Round:
19
Funding Scheme:
Scoping
Project Leader:
Start Date:
01-04-13
End Date:
31-03-14
Funding:
£3,000.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Cape Verde
Project Summary:
• To understand Cape Verde’s legal and institutional contexts, conservation, and socio-economic needs; gather information on available ecological data to develop a conceptual model for the MPA establishment. • To identify the human and financial resources necessary to support potential partnerships; identify the candidates for a multidisciplinary start-up team for the planning and establishment of MPA • To understand views, impacts and livelihood support needs of local communities in Maio that might be affected by the establishment of MPA • To establish a collaboration framework and perform capacity assessment of the main partner, FMB • To develop a Darwin project concept in collaboration with main partners and in consultation with relevant stakeholders.