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Golden monkey.
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Enhancing the Understanding of the Gishwati Natural Forest Ecosystem and Local Support to its Conservation
Grantee Name: 
Forest of Hope Association
HOTSPOT
Eastern Afromontane
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$20,000
DATES
Apr 2017
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Mar 2018
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Eastern Afromontane
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$20,000
DATES
Apr 2017
-
Mar 2018

FHA is working to produce a tourism guidebook that will help to communicate the beauty and importance of Gishwasti Forest. They will also train local community handcraft associations on how to improve their tourism products so that they can boost revenues.

Strategic Direction: 2 Improve the protection and management of the KBA network throughout the hotspot.