Territorial and Environmental Management in the Nambikwara Indigenous Territory
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.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Associação dos Jovens Indigenas Nambiquaras
Country:
Brazil
Area Of Work:
Biodiversity
Grant Amount:
US$ 25,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 4,000.00
Project Number:
BRA/ICCA-GSI/2020/02
Status:
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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Indicators
Empowerment
Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 5
Empowerment
Number of indigenous people participated/involved in SGP project 1
Livehood
Number of households who have benefited* from SGP project 50
Livehood
Number of individuals (gender diaggregated) who have benefited* from SGP project 150

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Carolina L. Gomes
Phone:
55-61-3327-8085
Fax:
55-61-3327-8085
Email:

Address

SHCGN CLR Quadra 709 Bloco E Loja 38
Brasília, Distrito Federal, 70.750-515

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