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2006

Sustainable land Management for the protection of Qadheb Village from flood, Socotra, Yemen

Yémen

Titre : Sustainable land Management for the protection of Qadheb Village from flood, Socotra, Yemen

Pays : Yémen

N° projet  : YEM/OP3/1/06/05

Durée : Start Date : 2/2006 End Date : 8/2007

Contexte
Qadheb village located at N 12 63410 E 53 94980, under the Raiged watershed. It has 3011 people in 309 families live in 232 houses. The village suffer from heavy flood in 1998 and 2004 when many houses were washed out. This is as a result of heavy erosion and deposition of earth materials elevates Wadi bed and divert flood path towards the village. Local community in the village abandon their home due to fear from flood. Poverty is prevailing since people only fishermen and herders fish only 6 months per year, hence are unable to shift and build their houses away from the area.

Résumé du projet
The project was based on baseline hydrological study determines the size and types of measures to reduce land degradation and safeguard the village. An engineer prepared the required maps indicating section and indicate intervention on the map. The project agreed upon by community at the village through participatory discussion. Measures include building of basins for sedimentation contrao, Wadi bank protection by building flood barriers supported by Gabions from inner side, Cleaning of deposited materials, create awareness among community on destructive activities e. g. Tree and stone cuttting and over grazing at the watershed above village. The community contribution to the project cost is 27.4% scoring the highest percentage in the country portfolio. In order to ensure proper implementation of project activities a local engineer hydrologist supervisor and institutional support from SCDP on Socotra

Financement
Grant Amount : US$ 50,000.00
Co-Financing Cash : US$ 18,939.00
Co-Financing in-Kind : US$ 28,929.41

Bénéficiaire  : Qadheb Village Community Group (QVCG)

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