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Ongendo Biogas Project (Namibia)


Titre : Ongendo Biogas Project (Namibia)

Pays : Namibie

N° projet  : NAM/SGP/OP4/CORE/07/06

Durée : Start Date : 11/2007 End Date : 6/2009

Résumé du projet
The overall vision of the Biogas project is to impact relevant skills to rural beneficiaries in the Omaheke Region that will contribute toward the turning of animal waste into energy for cooking, lights and refrigeration. The installation of a bio gas approach which will use animal waste products for cooking. The main aim of this approach is to identify opportunities that will add values to these waste items, and decrease consumption of wood as fuel. The program is organized to benefit the disadvantaged rural communities in Namibia, particularly youth and women who are formally identified by the trust. The local community is negatively affected by youth unemployment, food security, annual drought and loss of land, and HIV/AIDS which pose a threat to the development of the Omaheke Region.

Grant Amount : US$ 48,748.00
Co-Financing in-Kind : US$ 9,600.00

Bénéficiaire  : Ongendo Development Trust

GEF Small Grants Programme

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