Conservation of Javan Rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus) and tropical forest area in Ujung Kulon National Park through a commmunity approach
Conservation of Javan Rhino (Rhinoceros sondaicus) and tropical forest area in Ujung Kulon National Park through a commmunity approach
Project goals or objective (including GEF problem-area addressed by project) :
1. To develop local the people's perception and understanding on the Javan rhino conservation effforts.
2. To develop a harmonious interaction mechanism between local community and national park management, and amongst other relevant institutions, as an endeavor to develop a national park participative-management.
3. To assist in improving the Javan rhino's population growth by means of increasing pressures and regulations against poaching activities as well as rehabilitating their natural habitat.

Activities to be carried out under this project :
1. Improving motivation and awareness among the local community in the buffer zones and in the enclaves;
2. Establishing "core groups" in each village to facilitate discussions and training;
3. Identifying local problems by using indigenous as well as external experts;
4. Discovering possible alternative course of actions to help improve the rhinos' chances of living and breeding;
5. Training and education on conservation efforts;
6. Establishing an intravillage forum (Forum Rembug Desa);
7. Establishing Regency-level Forum (Forum Sambung Rasa).

Project participant and/or beneficiares :
1. Local people in the surrounding area of Ujung Kulon National Park;
2. National Park authorities;
3. District government.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Lembaga Alam Tropika Indonesia
Country:
Indonesia
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 25,728.16
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 14,563.00
Project Number:
GEF-INS-93-G05
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
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Grantee Contact

Danny Wahyumunggoro
 

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Bogor
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Ms. Catharina Dwihastarini
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Mr. Hery Budiarto
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Ms. Meinar Sapto Wulan
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