The project focuses on the promotion of a sustainable agricultural technology, led and devised by indigenous peoples in the Philippines.
The Sustainable Indigenous Peoples Agricultural Technology (SIPAT) which is the major focus of KAMICYDI incorporates an environmentally friendly and proven technology that has been used since time immemorial and has been effective in providing enough food for the Kalinga indigenous peoples and other indigenous peoples in the Cordillera.
Forest protection, reforestation and maintenance through FITU Technology, a forest management technology; Watershed reforestation using the PINAGWA System; Repair, rehab and construction of new irrigation systems; Advocacy and partnerships
This project’s activities have provided and secured, for the UMILI or Kalinga indigenous peoples, a sustainable food supply and has lifted living conditions.
This project has established a successful opportunity for indigenous people to secure their resource base and reduce poverty through an innovative approach to natural and agro-ecosystem management. - Sean Southey, UNDP's Equator Initiative Manager
Total Funding Received to Date: $980
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 $980
The original project funding goal was $5,000.
This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).
Thanks to 8 donors like you, a total of $980 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving.
Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.
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