Jordan
Our cooperative will receive support in order to be better organized. We want to set up mechanisms to allow all our people to participate in the benefits of tourism on a fair and equal basis.
Mr. Salem Matlak
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

Contact

Mr. Anas Khasawneh
National Coordinator
Phone:+ 00962/6/5100420 Ext: 246
Fax:+ 00962/6/5100430
Email: anas.khasawneh@undp.org
 

Address

UNDP Jordan/ shmeisani, Ishaq Al Edwan street/ P.O.Box 941631 , Amman , Arab States 11183
 

WebSite

http://www.jo.undp.org