Lake Mainit Upland Resource Management and Biodiversity Conservation Project
Lake Mainit Upland Resource Management and Biodiversity Conservation Project
The project aims to conserve the biodiversity in the lakes influence area and restore the different life support systems, and contribute and enhance increased agricultural and fishery production on a sustainable equitable basis. The project shall have a landscape approach, addressing the upland, lowland and freshwater ecosystem of six (6) barangays in Kitcharao.

Activities include capacity building, forest and lake ecosystems conservation, protection and management, policy advocacy and livelihood (animal raising, fish culture, sustainable agriculture).
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Agro-Forest Builder of Hinimbangan Foundation Inc.
Country:
Philippines
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 32,231.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 17,262.07
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 22,088.03
Project Number:
PHI/17/02 GEF-RNE
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
COMMUNITY LIVELIHOOD REVOLVING FUND The project will allocate during its first year an amount of Php 360,000.00 for livelihood activities among families who religiously participate in the Environmental Preservation and Conservation thru active participation in planting of endemic trees in the barangay communal forest. OFF-FARMS LIVELIHOOD FOR SUSTAINABLE FARMING SYSTEM This component envisioned to augment the farm family income of partner beneficiaries through provision of improved breed of goats and chicken and the provision of "tilapia floating fish cage" for livelihood among fisherfolkf in the Lake.
Significant Participation of Indigenous Peoples
None.
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Partnership

The Royal Netherlands Embassy

Grantee Contact

MR. DANNY CATALAN
 

Address

Bliss Kitcharao, Agusan del Norte
 

Website

http://none

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Rochelle Balitaan Villanueva
Phone:
+63 2 2944082
Email:
Atty Rodolfo Ferdinand Jr Quicho
Phone:
+63 2 2944082
Fax:
+63 2 2944082
Email:

Address

Biodiversity Management Bureau Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center North Avenue, Diliman
Quezon City, Metro Manila, 1101

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