Biodiversity conservation

Contract partner: HORIZONT3000 - Österreichische Organisation für Entwicklungszusammenarbeit Country: Papua-Neuguinea Funding amount: € 65.792,58 Project start: 01.01.2000 End: 30.06.2006

Short Description:

Overall goal

Schutz und der Bewahrung der Biodiversität: Einwohner von Papua Neuguinea sollen zur nachhaltigen Nutzung großer Gebiete von ursprünglichem Regenwald und Meeresufergebiete motiviert und unterstützt werden. Dadurch soll gleichzeitig der Lebensstandard in den Dorfgemeinschaften gehoben werden.

Zielgruppen sind die MitarbeiterInnen des Projektpartners VDT und die lokalen Gemeinschaften vor allem der Provinz Morobe, in geringerem Ausmaß der East Sepic, West New Britain und Sandaun Provinz (mind. 40.000 Einwohner).

Aktivitäten umfassen: Ausbildung und Training, Forschung, Gender und Soziale Aufgaben, Öko-Unternehmen, Kamiali Trainingszentrum und Gästehaus, Management und Organisation

project number 2325-04/2001
source of funding OEZA
sector Umweltschutz allgemein
  • Policy marker: are used to identify, assess and facilitate the monitoring of activities in support of policy objectives concerning gender equality, aid to environment, participatory development/good governance, trade development and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. Activities targeting the objectives of the Rio Conventions include the identification of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, and desertification.
    • 1= policy is a significant objective of the activity
    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
  • Donor/ source of funding: The ADA is not only implementing projects and programmes of the Austrian Development Cooperation , but also projects funded from other sources and donors such as
    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
  • Type of Aid – Aid modalities: classifies transfers from the donor to the first recipient of funds such as budget support, core contributions and pooled programmes and funds to CSOs and multilateral organisations, project-type interventions, experts and other technical assistance, scholarships and student costs in donor countries, debt relief, administrative costs and other in-donor expenditures.
  • Purpose/ sector code: classifies the specific area of the recipient’s economic or social structure, funded by a bilateral contribution.
  • Tied/Untied: Untied aid is defined as loans and grants whose proceeds are fully and freely available to finance procurement from all OECD countries and substantially all developing countries. Transactions are considered tied unless the donor has, at the time of the aid offer, clearly specified a range of countries eligible for procurement which meets the tests for “untied” aid.