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"Walls of mangroves" to protect the Haitian coasts 12 May 2016
The Acul Bay combines coastline with a fertile farmland. Mangrove absence in the coastline negatively used to effect farmland as strong winds and salt spray from the sea resulted in lower yields and even destruction of the harvest. In addition high tides had caused land degradation. For that reason Asosyasyon Pou Devlopman Bò De Mè Kannyèt (ADK) with the financial support of SGP Haiti and ...read more
 
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BIO labeled Haitian coffee 11 May 2016
Volatile international coffee prices had had their impact in Haiti. Farmers had turned towards coal production. This led to accelerated land degradation. Stabilized coffee prize in recent years have draw farmers interest in the sector again.A 2010 research conducted by AFDI / CAFSA in collaboration with COOPACVOD showed a significant need for renewal and maintenance of aging coffee plants, as ...read more
 
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SGP joins up adaptation practitioners at the 10th Community Based Adaptation Conference 29 April 2016
Last week, the UNDP-implemented GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) participated at the 10th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to Climate Change (CBA10) held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 21-28 April 2016. The focus of the conference was “enhancing urban community resilience” and counted with the presence of over 250 adaptation practitioners from around the world. During this ...read more
 
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The GEF Small Grants Programme supports Community-based Environmental Protection in China 11 April 2016
 China news  coverage of "SGP China 2015 workshop on Experience sharing among NGOs and 2013-2015 projects Wrap-up meeting"    From China News, 25 August 2015reporter PAN, Xulin Reported from the ‘Workshop on Experiences Sharing among Environment NGOs and 2013-2015 Projects Wrap-up Meeting for GEF SGP China’ which was held on August 25th in Shangri-la, ...read more
 
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SGP Ecuador - Informative bulletin April 2015 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin. April 2015 of this bulletin can be accessed ...read more
 
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SGP Ecuador - Informative bulletin March 2015 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin. March 2015 of this bulletin can be accessed ...read more
 
SGP Ecuador - Special edition of Informative bulletin March 2015 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin.  Special edition of Informative bulletin March 2015 can be accessed ...read more
 
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SGP Ecuador - Informative bulletin February 2015 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin. February 2015 of this bulletin can be accessed ...read more
 
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SGP Ecuador - Informative bulletin January 2015 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin. January 2015 of this bulletin can be accessed ...read more
 
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SGP Ecuador - Informative bulletin December 2014 06 April 2016
SGP Ecuador prepares and publishes its on line informative bulletin. December 2014 of this bulletin can be accessed ...read more