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).
Legal Analysis to assess the impact of laws, policies and institutional frameworks on Community Conserved Territories and Areas
Objectives - The overall aim of the assignment is to assess at the national level the impact of laws, policies and institutional frameworks on CCAsin Georgia; and come up with appropriate recommendations and strategies for reforms to improve the recognition and support to CCAs.
Applying Landscape and Sustainable Land Management (L-SLM) for mitigating land degradation and contributing to poverty reduction in rural areas of Kvemo Kartli and Kakheti regions
Support integration of good Landscape and Sustainable Land Management (L-SLM) principles and practices into national policy and institutional framework to ensure adoption of economically viable practices by rural communities in the regions of Kakheti and Kvemo Kartli.
Fostering Disaster Risk Reduction and Early Warning System in Abkhazia
Project's overall objective is to support confidence building activities of non-state actors through fostering mutual understanding and joint efforts for mapping out Natural Disaster Risks (NDR) (natural hazards, vulnerabilities of elements at risk) in Abkhazia.
Preparation of Feasibility Studies for the Selection of Viable Irrigation Schemes for rehabilitation in Kakheti and Shida Kartli Regions
Project objective is to provide an assessment of the economic, financial, technical, social and environmental viability of the rehabilitation of identified irrigation schemes.