Promoting climate smart agricultural practices to reduce soil pollution inside green houses
Promoting climate smart agricultural practices to reduce soil pollution inside green houses
The project targets 100 dunums for small farmers, male and female, and young men and women who own greenhouses in Thinaba in Tulkarm and Deir Abu Deif in Jenin and who are suffering from soil problems through taking 100 soil samples from 100 dunums to determine the salinity and acidity of the soil (PH), the quantities of fertilizer and irrigation quantities, in addition to provide the beneficiaries with organic fertilizers (2000 compost bags) in the appropriate quantities to compensate for the use of chemical fertilizers, conducting four training courses in the field of fertilization, irrigation and proper soil management to prevent the accumulation of salts and pollutants in the soil and to maintain the productivity of this soil and providing the farmers with 8 field devices (salinity and PH) for soil analysis and estimation of the concentration of basic elements to monitor soil salinity and acidity. And producing joint video with other GEF/SGP grantees to disseminate the project achievements.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
House of Water and Environment
Country:
Palestinian authority
Area Of Work:
Climate Change Mitigation
Grant Amount:
US$ 42,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 14,310.00
Project Number:
PAL/SGP/OP7/Y2/CORE/CC/2021/04
Status:
Currently under execution

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Nadia Zuhair Elkhodary
Phone:
00972-2-2974836
Fax:
00972-2-2974836
Email:

Address

UNDP, 4A Ya'quibi Street, P.O. Box 51359
Jerusalem, via Israel