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2005

Enabling 100 farmers in the northern area of the West Bank to produce chemicals free agricultural products (Palestinian authority)

Palestinian authority

Titre : Enabling 100 farmers in the northern area of the West Bank to produce chemicals free agricultural products (Palestinian authority)

Pays : Palestinian authority

Numéro projet : PAL/05/75

Domaine : Biodiversity

Durée : 11/2005 – 12/2006

Bénéficiaire : Arab Center for Agricultural Development

Présentation
The project will work in three parallel steps with 100 farmers in Tulkarm (Jabrah & Dair Sl Ghssoun villages) and Qalqilya (Bait Amin & Azzoun villages) in the north of the West Bank ; to enhance farmers capacities to use alternative agricultural pest controlling techniques to conserve soil fertility and eliminate land degradation through ; Conducting 6 training workshops and disseminating information on safe agricultural products. Providing incentives for 100 farmers through distributing biological pesticides e.g. Nimex, Trichoderama, Garlic BT, bumble bees for pollination and Nylon for soil solarization. And, promoting safe products in the local market by raising customers’ awareness on the negative impact of excessive use of the chemicals through producing one TV spot, a documentary film and distributing 17000 identification labels for the product.

Financement
Grant Amount (GEF) : US$ 41,527.00
Co-Financing Cash : US$ 23,950.00
Co-Finanshing in-Kind : US$ 500.00

GEF Small Grants Programme

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