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2006

Rice straw management and conservation of environment (Egypt)

Egypte

Titre : Rice straw management and conservation of environment (Egypt)

Pays : Egypte

Code du projet : TCP/EGY/3102

Durée : 2006 – 2008

Présentation
* Objectives : The project aimed at a better utilization of rice straw so as to reduce air pollution and water contamination, improve the ecological environment, enhance soil fertility and increase farmer›s income

* Outputs : This project is an example of a success story. It promoted and played the desired catalytic role in the process of developing and utilizing technology for rice straw utilization and conservation of the environment in Egypt. The activities carried out raised the awareness of the population, the public and private sectors and NGOs on the need to reduce the burning of rice straw to promote environmental conservation. These developments attracted private sector investments in straw utilization for animal feed and energy production

Budget : $314 905

Document source : Coopération FAO-Egypte

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