Social and Environmental Interventions in the Upper Jequitinhonha Valley: Experiences in Caquente e Gentio
Social and Environmental Interventions in the Upper Jequitinhonha Valley: Experiences in Caquente e Gentio
Actions aim to improve the landscape, as well as water availability in quantity and quality and soil management through the implementation of sustainable technologies on water resource management and soil conservation.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Associação dos Moradores de Caquente
Country:
Brazil
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Climate Change Mitigation
Land Degradation
Grant Amount:
US$ 30,665.98
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 55,110.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
Project Number:
BRA/COMDEKS/14/01
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Capacity - Building Component
Capacity building activities include; meeting to discuss and implement the construction of damns in the community, enclosing water sources for conservation, courses on water management, construction of a processing and storage unit for mandioc production, food security courses on labeling and packaging and technical assistance for local families.
Gender Focus
Doesn´t apply.
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Indicators
Biophysical
Hectares of degraded land rest 20
Livehood
Increase in household income by increased income or reduced costs due to SGP project 100
Livehood
Number of households who have benefited* from SGP project 80

Grantee Contact

Alaíde Cordeiro Rocha
 

Address

Comunidade rural de Caquente, S/N, município de Veredinha-MG
Veredinha , Minas Gerais , 39663-00

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Lívia Carvalho Moura
Phone:
55-61-3327-8085
Fax:
55-61-3327-8085
Email:
Ms. Isabel Figueiredo
Phone:
55-61-3327-8085
Fax:
55-61-3327-8085
Email:

Address

SHCGN CLR Quadra 709 Bloco E Loja 38
Brasília, Distrito Federal, 70.750-515

Country Website