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Managing Fires and Monitoring Forests in Ankarafantsika National Park in Madagascar
Grantee Name: 
Planet Madagascar
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$187,963
DATES
Apr 2020
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Mar 2022
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$187,963
DATES
Apr 2020
-
Mar 2022

Expand the current fire management program in Ankarafantsika National Park by working closely with three remote communities and piloting technology to monitor, report and mitigate anthropogenic activities. Enhance capacity, conduct behavioral change communication activities, and pilot alternative income generating activities, such as beekeeping and cultivation of citrus fruit.

Strategic Direction: 1 Empower local communities to protect and manage biodiversity in priority key biodiversity areas.