Civil Society Strengthening & Stewardship Building, Present Initiative, Program Area, Projects

Building Benefits for Nature and People

Project Info DonorsGlobal Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) Strategic Grant LocationSt. VincentBequiaUnion Island Duration2 years (2016 to 2018) Project DescriptionThe four main components of this project include:Improving local participation in ecosystem monitoring and managementImplementing a community vision for...

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Civil Society Strengthening & Stewardship Building, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Lobster Pot Project

Project Info CMBP Lobster Pot – A pilot project to trial the use of lobster pots as a more sustainable alternative to highly destructive trammel nets was carried out with 25 fishers in Mayreau. The participating fishers received training in how to assemble the lobster pots from fishers in Bequia, another Grenadine Island. They also...

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Civil Society Strengthening & Stewardship Building, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Apiculture Initiative

Project Info The main objective of the apiculture project is conservation and sustainable use of fisheries resources by fishers in Union communities: i.e. Provide alternative / complementary livelihood opportunity for fishers and associated families, with the aim of reducing pressure on fisheries resources. As it relates to the theory of...

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