PROMOTING LIVELIHOODS FOR ECOTOURISM THROUGH WOMEN’S HANDICRAFT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS OF SHIBDERAZ VILLAGE RELATED TO HAWKSBILL TURTLE PROJECT AND BERKEH KHALAF VILLAGE RELATED TO PEARL CULTURING PROJECT IN QESHM ISLAND
•Project location:Shibderaz - Qeshm (Lat/Long:26.956023-56.266479)
Developing a linkage between the ecotourism project and the 2 Local Women Community Based Organizations in Sheibderaz and Berkeh Khalaf established under the the marketing project for the products developed by the members of the 2 CBOs.
• New designs to help marketing and to promote traditional handicraft and conservation art
• Introducing the products in different exhibitions and seminars (other products from SGP projects will also be promoted alongside the exhibitions)
• Introducing the products in media; websites and newsletters
• Promoting women’s presence in turtle site for introducing the products to the tourists
• Developing a plan for relating the livelihood to the conservation work by emphasizing the conservation aspect of the work


 

Project Snapshot

Grantee: Moaseseh Avayeh Tabiyate Paydar
Country: Iran
Area Of Work: Multifocal Area
Operational Phase: Phase 2
Grant Amount: US$ 6,000.00
Co-Financing Cash: US$ 2,000.00
Co-Financing in-Kind: US$ 4,000.00
Project Number: IRA-G52-2004-047(IRA98G52)
Start Date: 1/2008
End Date: 7/2009
Status: Satisfactorily Completed
 

Grantee Contact

Ms. Afsaneh Ehsani
Phone: +98-9121945921
Email: ehsaniafsaneh@yahoo.com
 

Address

#32, Jam St., Motehari St.,
Tehran , Tehran ,

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Laleh Daraie
Phone: (98-21) 2286 0691-4
Fax: (98-21) 2286 9547
Email: laleh.daraie@undp.org
 
Mrs. Fariba Aghakhani
Email: fariba.aghakhani@undp.org
 

Address

UNDP, P.O. Box 15875-4557
Tehran
 

Country Website

http://www.undp.org.ir/index.php/component/content/article/405/
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