Conservation of Biodiversity in the Kailash-Region

OBJECTIVE To improve livelihoods and ecosystem management at local, national and international levels PROJECT DESCRIPTION Livelihoods and ecosystem management at local, national and international levels (in a sustainable manner) in selected areas of the Kailash region improved. VIDEO TO LEARN MORE COUNTRYAsean DURATIONJan 2015 - Dec 2017 Commission AgencyBMZ CONTACT PERSON Mr.Kai Windhorst Project Director +977 1 5003239/5003315 Ext. 226 ...

Biodiversity-Based Products as Economic Source for Nature Conservation and Livelihood Development (BBP)

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: improve biodiversity conservation contribute to poverty reduction through economic valuation and commercialization of biodiversity-based products PROJECT DESCRIPTION In order to realize the aforementioned objectives, the project will be carried out by increasing capacity and awareness for sustainable production, marketing and consumption of BBPs in Cambodia, Laos and Viet Nam....

Biodiversity and Adaptation of Key Forest Ecosystems to Climate Change II Program

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: support the stakeholders of the Mongolian forestry sector to adopt proven concepts for the conservation and sustainable use of forest ecosystems and its biodiversity while considering the impacts of climate change PROJECT DESCRIPTION The globally significant biodiversity of Mongolia is under serious threat due to unsustainable and unregulated...

ABS Capacity Development Initiative – Supporting the Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS)

OBJECTIVE The project aims to support African countries and ACP member states in their efforts to operationalize the Nagoya Protocol at national level. Support of three core processes are: developing and revising ABS regulatory frameworks establishing fair and equitable ABS agreements ensure participation of IPLCs in both processes The ABS Initiative is ready to provide...

Sustainable Agriculture (NAREN)

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: increase agricultural productivity by contributing technical expertise and concepts to improve sustainability in agriculture incorporate these technical expertise and concepts into national and international strategies PROJECT DESCRIPTION The sector project Sustainable Agriculture (NAREN) ad­dresses sustainable production systems, genetic resources, renewable primary products, soil and water management, climate change, post-harvest...

Sector Project Agricultural Trade and Value Chains

OBJECTIVE To contribute to agricultural and rural development in our partner countries through the promotion of competitive and sustainable agricultural and food value chains PROJECT DESCRIPTION We analyze global agricultural trade policies and value chains from farm to fork. With our expertise we support the projects of the Federal Government from the...

Forests and Climate Change Programme (FORCLIME)

Cenderawasih, bird of paradise, spotted at the ecotourism area in Rhepang Muaif, Papua Province Hutan perempuan or women forest – prohibited for male – a place for women to socialize among women, talking about everything while collecting...

Coping with Climate Change in the Pacific Island Region (CCCPIR)

OBJECTIVE The programme aims to: assist on climate change adaptation to 15 Pacific ACP countries assist on REDD+ support to Fiji Programme Description The regional programme ‘Coping with climate change in the Pacific Island Region’ (CCCPIR) aims at strengthening the capacities of Pacific Island Countries (PICs) and regional organisations to cope with the anticipated...

Climate Change Adaptation in Rural Areas-India (CCA-RAI)

OBJECTIVE The project aims to: improve livelihood and adaptive capacities of vulnerable rural communities in India through providing policy support to the Indian government on integrating adaptation to climate change in key sectoral policy decisions and rural development programmes PROJECT DESCRIPTION CCA-RAI aims to contribute to improve livelihoods and adaptive capacities of vulnerable...

Climate Change Adaptation – North Eastern Region (CCA-NER)

OBJECTIVE To improve the access of rural households to food through resource-saving and climate resilient agricultural practices PROJECT DESCRIPTION CCA-NER is a bilateral cooperation project between the Government of India and the federal Government of Germany. The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH was mandated in 2012 by the German Federal...