This project focuses on the conservation and sustainable management of the Ekuri Community forests.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
To provide two villages (with a population of 6,000 inhabitants) with the support and assistance needed to ensure sustainable harvest of timber, vegetables, rattans, and other products from community forests.
How will this project solve this problem?
Forest inventory training; Tree harvesting and conversion; Taxation of forest products and management of funds; Support innovative and sustainable harvesting of timber, vegetables, rattans, and other products from the Ekuri community forest
Potential Long Term Impact
Reduce poverty and conserve biodiversity through sustainable harvesting, processing and sale of timber and non-timber forest products from Ekuri community land and through the sale and marketing of resulting products.
Total Funding Received to Date: $125
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $125 . The original project funding goal was $5,000.