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Recovery of degraded areas through the implementation of agroforestry systems with cocoa main item in four communities in the upper middle part of...

July 26, 2014



Recovery of degraded areas through the implementation of agroforestry systems with cocoa main item in four communities in the upper middle part of the Cerro Saslaisito, Municipality of Siuna-RAAN

Project Number: NIC/SGP/OP5/Y3/STAR/LD/14/17 Country: Nicaragua Area Of Work: Land Degradation Operational Phase: Phase 5 Grant Amount: US$ 28,195.00 Co-Financing cash: US$ 2,610.64 Start Date: 3/2014 End Date: 5/2015 Status: Currently under execution Project Description: Implementation of 40 blocks under cocoa agroforestry system in four successional communities, divided into 10 blocks per community, with small farmers for the conservation and management of natural resources with a focus on biodiversity protection Grantee: Union Nacional de Ganaderos, Programa Campesino a Campesino- Siuna Organisation Mission : For GEF SGP, the community-based approach is the cornerstone for addressing local and global environmental and sustainable development challenges. SGP provides grants to civil society organizations (CSOs), notably national and local non-governmental organizations (NGOs), community-based organizations (CBOs), and indigenous peoples organizations. SGP grantees may also include other not-for-profit organizations such as professional associations, unions and other civil society groups. By enabling a direct connection between sustainable livelihoods and the generation of local and global livelihoods, SGP empowers communities to act and participate in their own development and hence ensures community ownership and impact. Over the course of the last 20 years, SGP has provided grants to over 12,000 grantees with 64 percent of grants channeled to NGOs, 34 percent to CBOs, and 2 percent to other not-for-profit organizations. More than 60 percent of projects have directly benefitted communities either through direct grants to CBOs or through other NGOs and CSOs working with communities. Project Partner : GEF Secretariat 1818 H Street, NW, Mail Stop P4-400 Washington, DC 20433 USA Tel: (202) 473-0508 Fax: (202) 522-3240/3245 Email: secretariat@thegef.org

Project completion date : 2015-05-31 12:00:00

Major organization : SGP THE GEF SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME

Address : P.O. Box 3260 Managua Attn: Ms. Lilliam Jarquin Chavarria



Country :Nicaragua

Financier : Global Environment Facility (GEF), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP),

Financier address : United Nations Development Programme One United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017 Tel: +1 (212) 906-5000 Call: +1 (212) 963-1234


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