Submission
ID 77465
Submitting Entity GEF
 
Main Information
Title Afghanistan's Natural Resources Management and Environmental Protection Project
Description The project will help prevent further deterioration of Afghanistan's natural resource base (soil, water, forest, rangeland, and biodiversity) and improve the development profiles of local communities within nature reserves and their buffer zones, and the ability of families and individuals to secure sustainable incomes through self-identified livelihood programs. It would also provide for environmental management capacity and reduce poverty by developing rural energy.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-afghanistan-en.pdf
 
Additional Information
Countries Afghanistan
Ecosystems Dry and Sub-Humid Lands Biodiversity
Regions Asia and the Pacific
Incentive Measures Indirect Incentives (property rights, market creation)
Keywords Ecosystem approach
Market creation (organic production, tourism, ...)
 
 
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme