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Ecosystem conservation and community development around Inle Lake.
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Ecosystem Conservation and Community Development around Inle Lake, Myanmar
Grantee Name: 
Ecosystem Conservation and Community Development Initiative
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$82,495
DATES
Apr 2018
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Jan 2020
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Indo-Burma
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$82,495
DATES
Apr 2018
-
Jan 2020

Empower local communities around Inle Lake to participate in forest conservation by providing them with 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 Ecological Conservation and Community Development Initiative’s capacity to carry out community-based conservation.

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