• The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) 2015

  • SDM 2015 selected projects

    The SDM announced the call for proposals for the SDM 2015 in July 2015. By the deadline for applications (September), the SDM Secretariat had received a total of 23 applications, of which 10 were confirmed eligible to SDM.

    A board meeting was convened in October 2015, where the Executive Board carefully considered the eligible proposals in line with the project selection criteria and prioritization criteria. Within a set of competent proposals, the following six were selected, which were deemed the most promising for the implementation and promotion of the concept of the Satoyama Initiative.

    List of recipients for the SDM 2015
    Applicant Project type Country Project title Region
    IORA
    (NGO/CBO)
    1.Community/
    field-based project
    implementation
    India Integrated participation of institutional stakeholder for upliftment of rural livelihood through sustainable harvesting and market linkages of NTFPs and Agri products. Asia
    SPERI
    (Academic)
    1.Community/
    field-based project
    implementation
    Vietnam Restoration of local valuable tree species in the Huong Son upper catchment through nursery, extension of plantings, and field documentation for ensuring sustainability of SEPLS Asia
    Conservation Alliance International
    (NGO/CBO)
    1.Community/
    field-based project
    implementation
    Ghana Enhancing Cocoa Agroforestry in Ghana through an integrated Geographic Information Based (GIS) based monitoring system Africa
    APAIC
    (NGO/CBO)
    3.Workshops / Conferences / Meetings Peru Towards an Strategy for Mitigation of Climate Change Effects in the Coastal Region of Peru, in the Context of the El Nino Event Americas
    EPIC
    (NGO/CBO)
    3.Workshops / Conferences / Meetings Uganda Satoyama Initiative National Network Workshop for UGANDA Africa
    Centre Zapovedniks
    (NGO/CBO)
    4.Capacity building / Outreach Russia Cultural landscapes as vectors for local sustainable development Europe

    2014bookletMore details on the selected projects can be found in the SDM 2015 Booklet.

     »SDM 2015 Booklet (3.1MB)

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