Create Enabling Conditions for Establishment of State Program on Sustainable Pasture Management
Objectives - The module objective of the programme is to promote better coordination of biodiversity and ecosystem services management across sectors on the basis of solid data. The programme comprises four areas of intervention with the following objectives.
Develop a guideline and checklist to include Biodiversity into Environmental Impact Assessment for Hydro Power Plants
The overall objective of the assignment is to develop guideline and checklist to include Biodiversity into Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for Hydro Power Plants (HPP) in accordance to current Georgian legislation, best international practice and Georgian country specifics
Development of Draft River Basin Management Plan for Alazani / Iori River Basins in Georgia
Objectives - The main objective of this assignment is to produce the elements for the draft of the RBMP and its implementation dashboard for the Alazani / Iori river basins in Georgia (22 000 and 4700 km² respectively), in line with the Water Framework Directive principles.
Development of Draft River Basin Management Plan for Khrami/ Debed River Basins in Georgia
The main objective of this assignment is to produce the elements for the draft of the RBMP and its implementation dashboard for the Khrami / Debed river basins in Georgia (22 000 and 4700 km² respectively), in line with the Water Framework Directive principles.
Generating economic and environmental benefits from sustainable land management for vulnerable rural communities of Georgia
To develop and strengthen sustainable land management (SLM) practices and build capacity at municipal scale for their application for the protection of natural capital in Georgia
Household Survey for ELD study on pasture management in Kakheti region
The Sector Project BoDeN and the Integrated Biodiversity Management programme, South Caucasus (IBiS) and REC Caucasus are collaborating in order to foster the economic dimension in the elaboration of new strategies aiming at strengthening the wide application of sustainable land management practices.
Biosphere Reserves as model regions for climate change mitigation and adaptation – capacity development for the establishment of a biosphere reserve in Kakheti Region (Georgia)
Knowledge and capacities of the target group and partners concerning specific topics and challenges (such as networking, governance, sustainable land use, cooperation mechanisms) in regard to Biosphere reserve development are strengthened at national, sub-national and local levels;
Land restoration measures to prevent land erosion and to maintain the fertility of about 500 ha of arable land in vulnerable municipalities of Shida Kartli region
Objectives - The proposed pilot project aims at securing the productivity of about 500 ha of arable land and to reduce land degradation caused by wind erosion through contribution to re-establishment and rehabilitation of 25 km of windbreak system in Gori and Kareli and Carbon sequestration of 117 t CO2 eq (during 5 years).