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2007

Establishment of Kalahari Melon Seed Processing and Conservation Centre (Namibia)

Namibie

Titre : Establishment of Kalahari Melon Seed Processing and Conservation Centre (Namibia)

Pays : Namibie

N° projet  : NAM/SGP/OP4/Y1/RAF/07/05

Durée : Start Date : 12/2007 End Date : 11/2009

Résumé du projet
The overall project goal is to raise conservation awareness campaign amongst Kalahari melon seed subsistence farmers to reduce over-utilization of this indigenous plant and establish a modern centre to ensure proper handling, safer storage of community seeds for sale to the factory and increase household income.

Project Objectives
•To establish Kalahari Melons Seeds storage and processing centre for King Nahale Conservancy •To raise conservation awareness campaign aims to reduce over-utilization of indigenous plant and encourage sustainable harvest and proper handling KMS for international market

Key Activities
•Establish Kalahari Melon Seeds storage and processing centre for King Nahale Conservancy •Raise conservation awareness campaign to reduce over-utilization of indigenous plants •Encourage sustainable harvest and proper handling of KMS for international market

Financement
Grant Amount : US$ 50,000.00
Co-Financing in-Kind : US$ 60,462.00

Bénéficiaire  : King Nehale Conservancy

GEF Small Grants Programme

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