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Promoting Energy Efficiency for Sustainable Conservation of the Cyamudongo Forest
Grantee Name: 
Association Rwandaise des Ecologistes
HOTSPOT
Eastern Afromontane
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$25,000
DATES
Sep 2014
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Aug 2015
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Eastern Afromontane
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$25,000
DATES
Sep 2014
-
Aug 2015

Working in the Cyamudongo Forest Region, a small relic forest near Rwanda's border with Burundi and the DRC, the grantee will promote the use of high efficiency wood-burning stoves to relieve pressure on the forest; distribute stoves to 1,000 households; and raise awareness of the benefit of these stoves among the 3,000 households in the area.

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