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2017

BUILDING THE CAPACITY OF COMMUNITIES SURROUNDING SERENGETI ECOSYSTEM TO PRODUCE AND MARKET CHARCOAL BRIQUETTES FROM AGRICULTURAL AND SOMESTIC WASTES.

Tanzania

Titre : SERENGETI ECOSYSTEM TO PRODUCE AND MARKET CHARCOAL BRIQUETTES FROM AGRICULTURAL AND SOMESTIC WASTES.

Pays : Tanzania

Numéro projet : TAN/SGP/OP6/Y2/STAR/CC/2017/23

Domaine : Climate Change Mitigation

Durée : 7/2017 — 12/2018

Bénéficiaire : SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE (SUA)

Présentation
Project’s primary objective : The main objective of the project is to assist village communities near NCA to reduce dependence on wood charcoal and firewood by embarking on producing and marketing charcoal briquettes.

Project’s purpose : • Replacing wood-based charcoal with sustainable (charcoal or firewood) as their primary source of fuel.

Project specific objectives : • To conduct a feasibility/pilot study on the potential of investing in producing and marketing charcoal briquettes • To raise awareness on the importance of and demonstrate the procedures for making charcoal briquettes to the target community • To enhance the community’s capacities to make available, on a commercial scale, sustainable charcoal briquettes to the target community • Implementation strategies : • Project inception meeting in order to introduce the project to the community and agreeing how to go about it and developing project inception and pilot study report • Conducting a pilot/feasibility study on the potential of investing in producing and marketing charcoal briquettes • Conduct public meetings in target villages to raise people’s awareness on the importance, production, uses and marketing of charcoal briquettes and selecting 3 villages out of 11 • Conducting a value chain analysis of wood charcoal and firewood including understanding the size of wood charcoal and firewood demand in Karatu and nearby areas • Conducting training on entrepreneurship/business skills and clarifying modality to engage in briquettes production • Assisting target groups to solicit materials for the production of charcoal briquettes • Engaging the target communities from 3 selected villages to full produce charcoal briquettes for business

Financement
Grant Amount (GEF Small Grants Programme) : US$ 48,813.00
Co-Finanshing Cash : US$ 17,889.00
Co-Finanshing in-Kind : US$ 4,874.00

GEF Small Grants Programme

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