Climate change adaptation-Panama rural livelihoods

by Fundacion Natura - Panama
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Mar 5, 2013

Climate change adaptation-Panama rural livelihoods

Natura Foundation Work in Tabasara
Natura Foundation Work in Tabasara

While Natura was completing the registration process on Global Giving, during 2012 we worked on several initiatives to address the problems of climate change and technological alternatives, both in the basin of the Panama Canal and in other priority watersheds. For Tabasará River basin, with funds from multilateral donors, we worked with 33 communities located in Chiriqui and Veraguas provinces. Achievements of the project include:

  • 50 trainings with key stakeholders on issues related to climate change, involving 207 women and 269 men, for a total of 476 participants.
  • 26 ecological stoves built in 26 schools.
  • 36 stoves (blis type) builg in communities.
  • 5 nurseries established to produce 34,300 native species seeds.
  • 8.27 hectares reforested with native species in different communities.
  • 7.55 hectares for agroforestry plots used for food supply and to improve farming practices.
  • 6 modules of chicken farming in 6 communities.
  • 1 module of goats and native rabbit (conejo pintado) in 2 communities

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Agroforestry work in communities
Agroforestry work in communities

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Fundacion Natura - Panama

Location: Panama - Panama
Website: http:/​/​www.naturapanama.org
Project Leader:
Rosa Montanez
Panama, Panama
$4,201 raised of $10,500 goal
 
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