Agroforestry and Creation of Livelihoods in the Middle and Lower Stages of the Millet/Roseau River, Saint Lucia.
This project is derived from the increasing erosion of the Millet/Roseau river system caused in part by the intensive land use and poor agricultural practises by landowner and farmers. The grantee has engaged the landowners to sign an agreement to engage in a project which with the following objectives; (i) To plant six thousand plants along 5.7 miles of the river banks of the Roseau Valley over a period of two years; (ii) To increase the environmental consciousness of a least 600 residents of the valley over a two (2) year period; (iii) To equip at least 100 members of stakeholder community organisations with skills which build organisational capacity; and (iv) To manage 5.7 miles of the Roseau River Valley. Ultimately, the goal is to create a river bank management area.
Millet Development Committee
Area Of Work:
OP6 - Y3 (Jul17 - Jun 18)
Currently under execution
Project Characteristics and Results
A management plan will be produced and it is expected that it will be approved by the GOSL for implementation.
Inovative Financial Mechanisms
Brochures, flyers, as well as a Newsletter will be used. The grantee will also use the mass media and workshops for training and passing on information.
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|Mr. Aaron Donovan|
|Phone: (758) 715-3637|
Castries , Millet Post Office