Pilot Community Action Plan for Stream/Pond Watch Programme
Development of a full project proposal through a stakeholder workshop and interviews conducted with the concerned stakeholders, undertaking an initial survey of the two proposed project sites (watershed areas) in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, including preliminary information gathering for the full project to be later implemented. The project is being developed in support of Local Agenda 21 pilot projects being conducted in the project area and to show a way for the enhancement of water bodies as well as to provide local communities with an understanding of how to inventory sources of pollution, in particular greenhouse gas emissions from mobile and stationary sources within the watershed areas.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Centre for Environmental Technologies
Country:
Malaysia
Area Of Work:
Multifocal Area
Operational Phase:
Phase 2
Grant Amount:
US$ 2,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
Project Number:
MAL/00/07
Start Date:
1/2001
End Date:
6/2001
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Gender Focus
Community stakeholder meetings will involve the men and women of the Petaling Jaya community.
Capacity - Building Component
Consultations were conducted with local community representatives and volunteers to develop an understanding of how to inventory the development activities within the two watershed areas that give rise to greenhouse gas emissions. The full project will include activities to demonstrate the viability of an innovative approach in monitoring, caring for neighbourhood natural water bodies, alerting authorities where necessary to ensure continued maintenance of a watershed eco-system, prevention of pollution, and enhancement of water quality over time.
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