Strategic Direction 6: Strengthen the Capacity of Civil Society Organizations to Promote Better Territorial Management
Responsible: Emmanuel Ponte and Helena Rodrigues Lopes
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Phone: +55 (21) 2190-4600
Priority Corridor: Mirador-Mesas
County: Gilbués, Santa Filomena, Bom Jesus, Balsas, São Raimundo das Mangabeiras, Loreto, Carolina, Riachão, Babaçulândia and Wanderlândia
General objective: The project aims to strengthen a national network of organizations concerned with the future of the Cerrado and its peoples through the National Campaign in Defense of the Cerrado. The campaign seeks to value the biodiversity and cultures of the Cerrado people and communities fighting for their conservation, where the theme “No Cerrado, no water, no life” reinforces the Cerrado's central role in water supply in the country.
- Generate applied knowledge to support the defense of territorial rights and conservation of the Cerrado at institutional sites.
- Develop leadership capacities and participation in institutional settings.
Support amount: U$ 162,453.96
Duration: 23 months (January 2019 to December 2020)
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