Agroforestry providing ecosystem services


Strategic Direction 3: Promote and strengthen the supply chains associated with sustainable use of natural resources and ecological restoration.

Institution: Associação Rede Rio São Bartolomeu de Mútua Cooperação – Rede Bartô

Responsible: Fabrício Lima da Silva

Corridor: Other corridors (RIDE DF – Paranaíba – Abaeté)
County: (DF) Brasília
Protected Areas: Estação Ecológica de Águas Emendadas (around)


Project's area of ​​activity.


General objective: To benefit family farming communities that are located in the Cerrado biome, in RIDE Brasília and are part of a key area for biodiversity.

Specific objectives:

  • Reduce the effects of ecosystem fragmentation by conserving and restoring PPAs and RLs.
  • Ensure biodiversity protection by reducing deforestation by improving soil and increasing family farm productivity.
  • Maintain ecosystem services through agroforestry that will contribute to carbon sequestration, soil moisture maintenance and increased water availability.
  • Contribuir com a segurança alimentar e melhoria de renda das famílias mediante a produção orgânica de alimentos nas agroflorestas.
  • Contribute to food security and household income improvement through organic food production in agroforestry.

Support amount: U$182.021,10

Duration: 24 months (November 2017 to November 2019)


Images provided by Rede Bartô

Photo: ©Michael Becker / IEB Collection
Photo: ©Aryanne Amaral / IEB Collection
Training in the settlement Oziel Alves, Brasília, DF. Photo: ©Aryanne Amaral / IEB Collection
Conclusion of training in the settlement Roseli Nunes, Brasília, DF. Photo: ©Bartô Network Collection
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