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Protecting Biodiversity Through Ecotourism in Madagascar's Ampombofofo Village
Grantee Name: 
Babaomby Nature Conservation
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$11,811
DATES
Jul 2019
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Oct 2020
KEYWORDS
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$11,811
DATES
Jul 2019
-
Oct 2020
KEYWORDS

Ampombofofo Key Biodiversity Area (KBA) is being established as a new protected area by Madagasikara Voakajy. Community tourism will assist in this effort by providing an alternative livelihood activity now that there will be restrictions to accessing natural resources from the KBA.

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