Project Title Capacity Building of Local Community and Civil Society Organization on Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) value chain and organized Participatory Forest Management (PFM) groups   in Illu Ababora Zone, Oromia Region.
Project Location/Site
Region Oromia
Zone Illu Ababora
Woredas Nono-Selle, Didu, Ale, Halu and Becho
Donors  PAN-AFRICAN Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA)
Funding Program Environment and Livelihood
Implementer Ethio Wetlands and Natural Resources Association (EWNRA)
Partners  
Project Goal The major aim of this project is to build the capacity of the Civil Society and local communities on REDD+, based on the Ethiopia context. In order to achieve this overall goal, the project will specifically contribute to local communities’ livelihood improvement and forest management through local community capacity development on NTFPs and strengthen CSOs and organized PFM groups in the Illu Ababora Zone, Oromia Regional
Objectives Improve local community capacity to increase incomes from the forest products through NTFPs Value Chain stablish and strengthen Organized PFM groups and CSOs on sustainable forest management, REDD+ and partnerships with OFLP initiatives
Project Expected Result/Expected Outcome Result 1: Local communities’ engagement and benefits improved from forest products especial NTFPs value chainResult 2. Establish and strengthen Organized PFM groups and CSOs on sustainable forest management, REDD+ and partnerships with OFLP initiatives  
Project Duration January 2019- December 2019
Project Life (years) A year
Budget ETB 965,638 (£0.026million)(35000USD)
Total # of Beneficiaries  
Direct 106,910 (55,959 Male and 50,951 female)
Indirect 20,732 (10,540 Male and 10,202 female)
Contact Person Mr. Afework Hailu, Executive Director
Email Address ethio.wetland@gmail.com