Protection of Kedha Manafu Village from flood
Protection of Kedha Manafu Village from flood
Kedha mana'fu Village located at the foothill of Hagghir mountain on Socotra. Due to steep slope and heavy flood over years in the absence of water shed management sedemntation blocke rain flood bath hence it run randomlly through the village. Local community consider it as threat to their home and live.
The project aimed at rehabilitation of wadi in order for rain flood to pass through safely and allevaite threat to house and people live. Project help to raise awarenss among community to avoid destructive activities in the immediate run off aarea above the village. Deposited material in wadi bed were excavated and walls werte built on both wadi side saving home and date palm gardens.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Kedha Manafu Community Group
Country:
Yemen
Area Of Work:
Land Degradation
Grant Amount:
US$ 5,690.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 5,139.00
Project Number:
YEM/GEF/SGP/OP4/Y3/CORE/LD/09/02
Status:
Project Terminated Before Completion
Project Characteristics and Results
Capacity - Building Component
Community will have expereince in watershed and flood mamangment.
Notable Community Participation
Community will participate in the labour work reqquired to build the stonewalls along wadi side to control flood route.
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Indicators
Biophysical
Hectares of land sustainably managed by project 50

Grantee Contact

Mr System Administrator
 

Address

Kedha Manafu Village
Hadibo , Hadramout Governorate ,

SGP Country office contact

Mr. Omar Ali Saeed Al Saghier
Phone:
+ 967 448605 Extn. 440
Fax:
+ 967 448841
Email:
Mr. Bashar Sallam
Phone:
00967 (1) 448605/6 Extn. 441
Email:

Address

C/o UNDP, 60 meter Road, P. O. Box 551
Sana'a, Sana'a