Sustainable Use of Forest Resources
Development cooperation , 23.05.2013

Sustainable Use of Forest Resources

Description

The aim of the project is to enhance the environmental awareness and the condition of environment in Guinea. The purpose is to reduce and strengthen the use of wood and forests as well as improve the condition of soil and forests. Project uses education and enviranmental education to stregthen the capacity and enhance the environmental awareness. Traditional fences will be replaced with the living bush and new stoves which are saving the wood will be introduced. The production of wood will be sucured, new forests will be planted and existing will be improved.

Admittance

  • 2011: 17 922 €
  • 2012: 15 525 €
  • 2013: 17 325 €

Target country

Guinea

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Aid to environment
  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality
  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Climate change - mitigation
  • Biodiversity
  • Desertification

Field of activity

  • Fuelwood/charcoal 30%
  • Environmental education/ training 70%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Kehitysmaayhdistys Indigo ry

Contact

keo-30

Code for the object of funding

24301201

ID

UHA2011-007347

Modified

23.05.2013