Sustainable Integrated use and management of Vulnerable Coastal Marine Environments
Sustainable Integrated use and management of Vulnerable Coastal Marine Environments
Project presents a new concept of incorporating sustainable livelihoods and the generation of income and employment in a national park surrounded by ecosystems wher nature trails, birds, wild animals, caves fauna and flora exist in total harmony-an undisturbed setting. Project will demonstrate the use of solar and wind power to generate electricity and for pumping water from underground resources. Eco cabins will be set up ,adapted to deal with hurricane challenges from the Atlantic oceans yet set up in such a way not causing damage to the soils. The 1500 residents in Barbuda will have an opportunity to empower their families through the provision of foods, skills and services to the high end guests that this facility will attract.
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Project Snapshot

Wa'Onomi Legacy
Antigua and Barbuda
Area Of Work:
Climate Change Mitigation
Grant Amount:
US$ 5,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 221,649.25
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 53,753.73
Project Number:
Satisfactorily Completed

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Project Characteristics and Results
Notable Community Participation
Community input and labor will be utilized in the setting up of all the project activities. Their knowledge of the area, the assets of the areas that will be showcased and developed reside in the community people and it is their knowledge that will be used in the development of this project.
Capacity - Building Component
For the project to develop, it requires that capacity development of the entire population of Barbuda be central in this project for the many skills sets and knowledge that will be developed must come from all the residents. They are aware of the challenges faced by the island and have come together to maintain the resources of the bio diversity of the small island in tact for future generations
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SGP Country office contact

Ms. Shawna K. Natalya Lawrence


Hodges Bay, P.O. Box W420
St John's, West Indies, 00000