Participatory Community Forest Development for Sustainable Biodiversity Conservation

Idea generation and involving on participatory implementation of community forest development.

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Eligibility Criteria

  • I confirm that I am fully aware of the eligibility criteria and terms of the Act for Biodiversity Challenge and that I am eligible to apply.
  • I am 18 years old or older.

Initiative's representative name

Miss Ruhama Getahun

Initiative's representative date of birth

august 29/1993

Initiative's representative gender

  • Woman

Headquarters location: country

  • Ethiopia

Headquarters location: city

South Ethiopia ,SIDAMA ZONE Mechisho Town town

Where are you making a difference?

south Ethiopia ,mechisho village

Date Started

June 2017

Project Stage

  • Growth (have moved past the very first activities; working toward the next level of expansion)

Yearly Budget : What is your current yearly budget for the initiative?

  • €100k - €250k

Organization Type

  • Nonprofit/NGO

1. Founding story: Share a story about the "Aha!" moment that led the founder(s) to get started or the story of how you saw the potential for this project to succeed.

i am initiated start our organization is my work colleague and my co founders effort on organizing the community to develop community forest and participatory forest management combining livelihood development and income generation activities,his initial idea drive me to work together and develop a strategy to work on rural women's to develop the community forest and to achieve multiple advantage on improving the environment and reduce women's dependency and culture that limit women's participation on socioeconomic development . developing strong participation of women's motivates the community breaking the harmful culture that limit women's participation.

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