Sharing knowledge on the use of biochar for sustainable land management

Project General Information



01284

Biochar for soil improvement

5824

Ecosystems management

Land Degradation

VI

OP12 - Integrated Ecosystem Management

Implementation of Innovative and Indigenous Sustainable Land Management Practices

Safeguard biodiversity

Investing in innovative approaches in SLM

To demonstrate and promote the adoption of SLM practices involving the use of innovative organic amendments, based on biochar, that improve the capture and efficient use of nutrients and enhance productivity, improve climate resilience, support rural livelihoods and contribute to watershed management.


Medium-sized Project(MSP)

Global


Global


China, Kenya, Vietnam, Peru, Ethiopia, Indonesia


GEF Trust Fund

Stage Grant to UNEP Grant to other IA Co-Financing UNEP Fee Other IA Fee
Project
$ 1,826,484.00 $ 0.00 $ 1,257,800.00 $ 173,516.00 $ 0.00


No


United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Mohamed Sessay


External

DEPI


Executing Agency Category
UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
Multilateral agency

Partner Category
Starfish Initiatives
International NGO

Name Category Period
Mohamed Sessay
Principal

Low Risk




Not Applicable

0





Fiscal Year Project activities and objectives met
FY14


$ 0.00


No