Grant Name:

Adapting conservation strategies in the Peruvian Amazon to a context of governance, decentralization and climate change.

  • Date Awarded:
    Oct 2010
     
  • Amount:
    $471,949
     
  • Term:
    14 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF436.02
     
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation
     
 
 

In support of adapting conservation strategies in the Peruvian Amazon to the emerging issues of governance, decentralization, and climate change adaptation. Results will include decentralized schemes for public management and regulatory frameworks for regional conservation, consolidated at various levels of governance in Peru (including the regional governments of Loreto, Madre de Dios and San Martín); a completed process of protected area creation (80,000 ha) in the Peruvian Amazon; and the development and implementation of effective management tools for regional and private conservation areas and for non-timber concessions in the Peruvian Amazon.

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