Sustainable use of water resources to ensure cultivation of arable lands and increased yield in Lusaghbyur community
* Quality Assured Data from SGP’s Annual Monitoring Process as of June 30, 2021.
Sustainable use of water resources to ensure cultivation of arable lands and increased yield in Lusaghbyur community
The project aims at strengthening the capacities of Lusaghbyur community to address environmental challenges, such as land degradation and climate changes, as well as produce socio-economic benefits to tackle rural poverty and ensure food security.

Within the project it is envisaged to introduce a sustainable land-water management system through demonstration of high-value crop cultivation technologies, construction of a gravity irrigation system for restoration of community lands and industrial landscapes, as well as operation of a cereal crops separating and sorting machinery for the community needs. The project will also support strengthening local capacities in application of smart agro-ecological practices. As a result of the project implementation, around 120 hectares of land will be returned to cultivation, thus improving the livelihood of 250 households in Lusaghbyur community. Moreover, introduction of high-value crops which is also intended to ne managed through the community Climate Revolving fund, will ensure increased income for the local population, and contribute to the sustainable use of production landscapes, and reduction of the poverty and migration in the community.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
SPITAKI “HUSO LUIS” Social NGO
Country:
Armenia
Area Of Work:
Land Degradation
Grant Amount:
US$ 50,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 53,365.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 9,461.00
Project Number:
ARM/SGP/OP7/Y2/CORE/LD/21/04
Status:
Currently under execution
Project Characteristics and Results
Significant Participation of Indigenous Peoples
N/A
Linkages gef projects
N/A
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Indicators
Empowerment
Innovative financial mechanisms put in place through SGP project 1
Biophysical
Hectares of degraded land rest 120
Livehood
Total monetary value (US dollars) of ecosystem goods sustainably produced and providing benefit to project participants and/or community as a whole (in the biodiversity, international waters, and land degradation focal areas as appropriate) 300000

Grantee Contact

Ms. Marine Tadevosyan
Phone: +374 55 80 52 57
Email: husoluisspitak@gmail.com
 

Address

330 S. Avetisyan St.
Spitak , Lori ,

SGP Country office contact

Mr. Hovhannes Ghazaryan
Phone:
+374 60 530000+116
Fax:
(+374 10) 543811
Email:
Ms. Svetlana Harutyunyan
Phone:
+374 60 530000+117
Email:

Address

14 Adamyan St.
Yerevan, 0010

Country Website