Mangrove Rehabilitation for Sustainably-Managed, Healthy Forests (MARSH)

Mangrove Rehabilitation for Sustainably-Managed, Healthy Forests (MARSH)

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Mangrove Rehabilitation for Sustainably-Managed, Healthy Forests (MARSH), a new USAID/Pacific Islands project recently awarded in Sept 2012 FY13-FY17 This project seeks to restore degraded mangrove areas that have demonstrated resilience to climate change and that provide tangible co-benefits to communities. The project has two main activities: (1) provide training for community-based, sustainable mangrove forest management and mangrove reforestation; and (2) strengthen technical and scientific capacity of local universities and public institutions to conduct forest carbon monitoring, reporting and verification. Implementing Organization:  International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

 

Cooperating Partners:  University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG)

Geographic Focus: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

Instrument: Cooperative Agreement

 

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MARSH
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Start Date: 
Saturday, March 9, 2013
End Date: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017