Ekuri Initiative

by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Summary

This project focuses on the conservation and sustainable management of the Ekuri Community forests.
$125.00
total raised
3
donors
0
monthly donors
12
years active

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.

Solution

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

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.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​www.equatorinitiative.org

Organization Information

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.undp.org
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Funded Project!

Thanks to 3 donors like you, a total of $125 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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