Project Title Maintaining Biodiversity through Integrated Interventions of Sustainable Agriculture, Natural Resource Use and Reproductive Health/Family Planning in Doreni Woreda, Illu Ababora Zone, South West Oromia Region, Ethiopia (ALC project).
Project Location/Site
Region Oromia
Zone Illu Ababora,
Woredas Doreni
Donors PHE Ethiopia Consortium Through David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Funding Program Strive on creating a balance between Population growth and Environment management for better Community Health, Well being and Sustainability
Implementer Ethio Wetlands and Natural Resources Association (EWNRA)
Partners  
Project Goal Improving the conservation practice and resilience of high value biodiversity of southwest Ethiopia through introducing multi-sectoral interventions that incorporate the social, economic development and RH/FP/Health practices
Objectives Build capacities of three CBO(PFMA’s) and local government sectors in biodiversity conservation in the coming three years

Develop sustainable agricultural and forest products production, utilization and marketing Practices in 8 kebeles in the coming three years

Improve knowledge on RH/FP so as to increase in the uptake in RH/FPservices by 10% in the coming three years Strengthen the coordination mechanism through establishing/strengthening 12 multi-sectoral ask forces at different level (kebele to regional level) in the coming three years
Project Expected Result/Expected Outcome Outcome 1: Improved capacities of CBOs (PFMAs) and local government sectors in biodiversity conservation
Outcome 2: Enhanced capacities of applying sustainable agricultural and forest products production, utilization and marketing practices Outcome 3: Improved knowledge and increased service uptake towards RH/FP/Health Outcome 4: Evidence on the integrated approach generated and documented, knowledge shared and coordination mechanism strengthened
Project Duration Feb, 2018-Dec, 2020
Project Life (years) Three years
Budget ETB 7million (£ 0.187million)
Total # of Beneficiaries  
Direct 2610HH(13050 people)
Indirect  
Contact Person Mr. Afework Hailu, Executive Director
Email Address ethio.wetland@gmail.com