Communitary forestry in Aldea Panimatzalam, San Andrés Semetabaj, Sololá
Communitary forestry in Aldea Panimatzalam, San Andrés Semetabaj, Sololá
OBJECTIVES
1)To maintain an environmental education program for adults and children of the participant organizations.
2)To provide continuity to efforts of already begun reforestation and natural forest management activities.
This project will provide opportunities for training to stakeholders that have already begun reforestation activities, strengthen tree nurseries production, locate and process forest seeds, and manage of organic mulching.
Additionally, will provide access to forests inventories assessments and technical assistance for the establishment of forest management plans.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Coordinación Regional de Cooperativas Integrales
Country:
Guatemala
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 10,079.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 5,177.93
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 5,019.20
Project Number:
PPS-05-98
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed

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Project Characteristics and Results
Significant Participation of Indigenous Peoples
All participants belong to caqchikel ethnic group.
Notable Community Participation
OUTSTANDING. Through an environmental education program that includes both stakeholders training activities and radio programs in local language (caqchikel) a total of 234 participants develop 3 tree nurseries and related forest and agroforestry plantations using organic agriculture methods, on the Lake Atitlán protected area watershed
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SGP Country office contact

Ms. Caroll Dardon
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Ms Angela García
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Lizbeth Oliva Barrera
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Ms Gabriela Estrada
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Address

5a. Avenida 5-55 zona 14, Edificio Europlaza, Torre IV, Nivel 10
Guatemala, 01014