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2016

Alleviating rural poverty through conflict mitigation and improved crop yields

Botswana

Titre : Alleviating rural poverty through conflict mitigation and improved crop yields

Pays : Botswana, Zimbabwe

Date : 01-04-16 // 31-03-19

Résumé
Conflict with wildlife near protected areas hinders biodiversity conservation and impacts impoverished rural people. This project showcases methods for mitigating conflict with wild carnivores by engaging communities through a lion guardian programme and through novel livestock husbandry methods to reduce livestock losses, improve crop yields and therefore food security.

Project Leader : : Professor David Macdonald
Lead Organisation : University of Oxford, WildCRU

Budget : £318,827.00

Darwin Initiative

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