Grant Name:

Creating New Protected Areas and building local capacity in Peru and Bolivia

  • Date Awarded:
    Nov 2008
     
  • Amount:
    $1,842,210
     
  • Term:
    40 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF1943
     
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation
     
 
 

To secure critical conservation landscapes while engaging local residents in stewardship, and to bolster local expertise in effective rapid biological-social inventories. Funding will be used to promote the creation of new regional conservation areas and the effective management of key protected area's buffer zones in Peru (Loreto); and to host a bi-national inventory-science training course for Loreto and Pando focused on conducting biological and social inventories and integrating results into compelling recommendations for decision-makers.

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