Territorial and Environmental Management in the Nambikwara Indigenous Territory
The Participatory Territorial and Environmental Management of the Nambikwara Indigenous Territory project aims to promote the strengthening of governance and indigenous community management of the Nambikwara Indigenous Territory, aiming at the sustainable development of its populations and their adhesion to the TICCAs recognition. The activities will be planned in a participatory, democratic and consensual manner, and aim at the construction of: Territorial and Environmental Management Plan (PGTA); training of indigenous leaders, women and youth; promotion of extractivism and sustainable production practices; appreciation of indigenous handicrafts made by women and young people; combating deforestation, burning, hunting and predatory fishing in the territory and discussing about the TICCAs registrtion. The expected results are the strengthening of territorial management and indigenous rights, agroecological production, improvement of food and income security and appreciation of the Nambikwara indigenous culture.
Associação dos Jovens Indigenas Nambiquaras
Area Of Work:
OP6 - Y5 (Jul 19-Jun 20)
Currently under execution
Project Characteristics and Results
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
Activities to promote sustainable extraction of Cerrado flora/crops and indigenous handicrafts. The main species collected will be cumaru (Dipteryx odorata) and faveira (Dimorphandra mollis).
Significant Participation of Indigenous Peoples
Awareness-raising and community mobilization meetings will be held in the local language and in Portuguese.
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Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 5
Number of indigenous people participated/involved in SGP project 1
Number of households who have benefited* from SGP project 50
Number of individuals (gender diaggregated) who have benefited* from SGP project 150