Contact Person: Obed Koringo
Partners: World Bank
Regions: East Africa, Southern Africa, and West Africa
Countries: Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Mozambique, and Togo
From – to: April 2016 – June 2018
The World Bank through the Forest Carbon Partnership facility (FCPF) is supporting PACJA in a two years project aimed at building the capacity of African Civil Society and Local Communities on REDD+.
- National Capacity Building and Awareness Raising
- Regional Exchange and Sharing of Lessons Learned
- Management, M&E and Reporting
- The Project Development Objective (PDO) is to strengthen:
- the knowledge of targeted southern civil society organizations and local communities of REDD+ Readiness at the national level and
- knowledge exchange at the regional level
The beneficiaries of the project are Southern CSO networks from the 18 FCPF eligible countries in Africa, namely Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo and Uganda, who are eligible to participate in regional learning and exchange activities (activities funded under Component 2). Of the 18 countries, Southern CSOs and Local communities from eleven countries are eligible to participate in national-level capacity building, awareness raising and networking activities (under Component 1), namely Cameroon, Republic of Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Liberia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sudan, Togo, and Uganda. Under this project, PACJA, the implementing agency, is focusing national level activities on five (5) Countries namely: Ethiopia (Institute for Sustainable development), Ivory Coast (Actions en faveur de l’Homme et de la Nature), Togo (Groupement E-D/ADCF), Mozambique (ORAM -Rural Association for Mutual Support), and Madagascar (Gasy Youth UP).
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