Presentation

Objective

To continue and expand the actions of the Bolsa Floresta program in protected areas (PA) in Amazonas state, through: (i) supporting the development of small enterprises and sustainable forest production arrangements; (ii) leadership training and strengthening of local associations for the management of projects with emphasis on income generation and environmental and social concerns; (iii) systematization and dissemination of content, methodologies, lessons learned and innovative solutions; and (iv) execution and implementation of public call for small and medium income generating projects in the surrounding region of those UCs

Beneficiary

Population of the protected areas (PA) included in the project, mainly riverside dwellers in poverty or extreme poverty

Territorial scope

16 state protected areas (PA) in the Amazonas State with about 10.9 million hectares

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