Jordan
With the support of SGP, our cooperative is considering alternatives for tourists, such as a designated area for the exclusive use of camels, thus banning vehicles.
Mr. Mohammad Yousef
Grantee and Bedouin Cooperative Member
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Country Programme Snapshot

Start Date 1992
# of Projects 199
Total Grant Amount US$ 6,481,950
Total cash Co-Financing US$ 4,588,007
Total In-Kind Co-Financing US$ 8,087,148

Country Portfolio by Area of Work

Biodiversity
Chemicals
Climate Change Mitigation
Community Based Adaptation
International Waters
Land Degradation
Examples of Successful Projects
Sustainable Rural Agro-development for the Blind in Jordan
Sustainable Rural Agro-development for the Blind in Jordan

Goal: Aimed at contributing to the overall effort of protecting biodiversity through involving one of the marginalized groups of the community.

Main Activities: Training workshops, awareness sessions and tours to Jordan's Nature Reserves designed for the blind and their families.

Key Results: 1st project in 2006 , "Environmental and Educational Exhibit for the Blind" , XX hectares under sustainable management. XY species protected