Conservation of Catchment Areas and prevention of Fire Burning Practices in the Uluguru Mountains in Morogoro District
Conservation of Catchment Areas and prevention of Fire Burning Practices in the Uluguru Mountains in Morogoro District
-To restore vegetation cover in environmentally degraded Uluguru mountains
-To enhance the process of carbon sequestration through increased vegetation cover
- To sensitize villagers in 24 villages living on the slopes of Uluguru mountains to refrain from enhaging in environment degrading practices.
- To promote afforestation and reforestation activities through increasing availability of tree seedlings and also to encourage households to develop private woodlots to provide a continuous source of fuelwood for household energy.
-To support community initiatives aimed at restoring vegetation cover in environmentally degraded Uluguru mountains which serve as important water catchment areas for Morogoro and Dar es Salaam
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Morogoro Environmental Conservation Action Group, Morogoro
Country:
Tanzania
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 30,010.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 3,770.74
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 4,434.39
Project Number:
TAN/98/06
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Promoting Public Awareness of Global Environment
Carbon sequestration objective reduce global warming. Through this objective, the public was made aware of the project's contribution to the Global Environment.
Capacity - Building Component
Communities trained on how to fight fire outbreaks, tree nursery management and tree planting practices.
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Faustine Donald Ninga
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UNDP P.O. Box 9182
Dar es Salaam, Dar es salaam Region, 255-22