Conservation by people in Sinaka Village, West Sumatra
Conservation by people in Sinaka Village, West Sumatra
Project goals or objective (including GEF problem-area addressed by project) :
1. Raising environmental understanding among the Sinaka Community, government official (PHPA field worker, subdistrict social worker, and subdistric official), researcher, NGO, etc., and awareness on conservation as an alternative development model in Mentawai Island.
2. Assessing areas which can be managed and used by the local community.
3. Identifying and developing the new economic resources, such as alternative marine resources and management, ecoturism, small scale farming, small plantation, etc., particularly for the local community.
4. Achieving efforts to decrease the pressure on natural resources, ecosystem and endemic primates on Mentawai.

Activities to be carried out under the project :
1. Assessing potential social, cultural, economic and biological resources studies.
2. Facilitating dialogs on conservation and evaluation of field findings.
3. Establishing a conservation centre in Sinaka village.
4. Developing of marine resources management.

Project Participants and/or beneficiares :
1. Local people (Sinaka community).
2. District government.
3. PHPA field staff.
4. NGOs.
5. Research scientists.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Sekretariat Pengembangan Kawasan Mentawai
Country:
Indonesia
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 28,640.78
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 11,651.00
Project Number:
GEF-INS-93-G03
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
+ View more

Grantee Contact

-
 

Address

-
- ,

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Catharina Dwihastarini
Phone:
(62-21) 720-6125/722-0905
Fax:
(62-21) 722-0905
Email:
Mr. Hery Budiarto
Phone:
(62-21) 720-6125/722-0905
Fax:
(62-21) 722-0905
Email:
Ms. Meinar Sapto Wulan
Phone:
(62-21) 720-6125/722-0905
Fax:
(62-21) 722-0905
Email:

Address

JL. Bacang II No.8, Kramat Pela Kebayoran Baru
Jakarta Selatan, 12130

Country Website