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Conserving Biodiversity in Kroumirie by Involving Women in Traditional Shepherding Practices, Tunisia
Grantee Name: 
Association Sidi Bouzitoun for nature and ecotourism
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,920
DATES
Jan 2023
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Dec 2023
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,920
DATES
Jan 2023
-
Dec 2023

Involve the local community in conservation through traditional grazing practices around Elfeija National Park. This project aims to implement a participatory pastoral plan by engaging with female shepherds and developing local market support. An exchange visit with a Moroccan cooperative will be organized to share knowledge about marketing local products.

Strategic Direction: 3 Promote the maintenance of traditional land-use practices necessary for the conservation of Mediterranean biodiversity in priority corridors of high cultural and biodiversity value