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Ecological Conservation and Community Development Around Alaungdaw Kathapha National Park
Grantee Name: 
Myanmar Environment Institute
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$82,208
DATES
Feb 2018
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Dec 2019
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$82,208
DATES
Feb 2018
-
Dec 2019

Empower local communities in the potential buffer zone of Alaungdaw Kathapha National Park to participate in forest conservation by providing livelihood development benefits directly linked through Community Conservation Concession Agreements. Document experience from this pilot to inform national policies for ecosystem conservation in Myanmar and promote wider replication of the approach. Strengthen the capacity of Myanmar Environment Institute.

Strategic Direction: 4 Empower local communities to engage in conservation and management of priority key biodiversity areas