Building the Capacity of Civil Society to Shape Public Policy Reform in the Caribbean to Protect Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services - CLME+ HUB

    Building the Capacity of Civil Society to Shape Public Policy Reform in the Caribbean to Protect Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Brief Description:
Support the mainstreaming of biodiversity conservation into development decision making through several activities: assessments of the effectiveness of the policy frameworks for public participation, strategy development to strengthen environmental impact assessment (EIA) regulations, capacity building for local civil society, development of an online platform for public engagement in development decision making, and national and regional networking. This grant focuses on Jamaica, although select activities will be implemented in the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

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Lead Organization : World Resources Institute
Donor: CEPF
Project ID: 62334
Geographic Scope: Multicountry (regional)
Project Status: Completed
   Last Update: 26/10/2020

Start Date: 2013-04-01
End Date: 2015-09-01
Official Project Document: Biodiversity-mainstreaming-final-report-World-Inst.pdf
Project Profile Manager: Carole Excell
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Partners: Jamaica Environment Trust, Windsor Research Centre, C-CAM, North Cockpit Country Local Forest management Council, INSAPROMA. ADHEN
Grant (USD): $254,843.00
Total co-financing (USD): $0.00
(Co) financing not originating from GEF:
Participating Country(s):
 Dominican Republic  Haiti  Jamaica
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