Strengthening Research Capacity for Sustainable Forest Management in M
Development cooperation , 24.01.2013

Strengthening Research Capacity for Sustainable Forest Management in M

Description

The overall objective of the project is to increase the impacts of intensified silviculture on the productivity and sustainable utilization of Mongolian forests. The increasing productivity and sustainable utilization of Mongolian forest resources has positive impacts on the mitigation and adaptation to changing climate and it will improve especially the livelihood of people living in remote forest regions. The project purpose is strenghened capacity of Mongolian national university and the Forestry Agency of Mongolia to conduct applied research on intensified silviculture and transfer the information to other stakeholders and forestry practice.

Funding decision  24.01.2013

490 551 €

Target country

Mongolia

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Aid to environment
  • Climate change - mitigation

Field of activity

  • Forestry research 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

  • Metsäntutkimuslaitos, Metla
  • Mongolian kansallisen yliopiston metsätieteiden laitos (NUM)
  • Mongolian metsävirasto

Contact

asa-10

Code for the object of funding

75301503

ID

UHA2011-008188

Modified

22.07.2013