Supporting alternative livelihood to improve the access of food and income through tourism venture and co-management of natural resources in Moreomaoto Community Trust.
Supporting alternative livelihood to improve the access of food and income through tourism venture and co-management of natural resources in Moreomaoto Community Trust.
The project specific objectives are 1. Improve of livelihoods through management and sustainable utilization of natural resources, 2.to provide information on environmental education and effective management.
In order to achieve these objectives the trust will develop camping grounds that will in turn create employment and generate sustainable income for the local community. The trust will
also carry out environmental awareness workshops and use of natural resources as per regulations of national policies
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Moreomaoto Community Trust
Country:
Botswana
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Operational Phase:
OP6 - Y3 (Jul17 - Jun 18)
Grant Amount:
US$ 38,522.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 5,323.99
Project Number:
BOT/SGP/OP6/Y3/CORE/BD/17/14
Start Date:
12/2017
End Date:
8/2021
Status:
Currently under execution
Project Characteristics and Results
Inovative Financial Mechanisms
Moreomaoto community trust has been trained on governance and also have facilitation skills since the board members are fully engaged in ensuring that the trust is funded in order to improve livelihood of people. There will also be environmental awareness campaigns that will be conducted by the trust in order to build capacity among the community.
Policy Impact
Moreomaoto community trust is guided by the 2007 CBNRM policy which outlines the objectives of the community in ensuring conservation of natural resources as well as empowering communities with legislation and devolved management responsibilities. In this project the CBNRM policy will have a significant impact in guiding the trust on issues of protection and conservation of natural resources in the area.
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Grantee Contact

Mr Omphemetse Gabototwe
Phone: 73723279
 

Address

P O Box 22157
Maun, Boseja ,

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Abigail Engleton
Phone:
+267 363-3767
Email:

Address

UN Building, Government Enclave Corner Khama Crescent & President Drive P O Box 54
Gaborone, SADC