Project Summary


Title of Project Organic Agriculture and Bee Cultivation project (OABCP)
Project ID in FSNIS Database 28
Project Number KH-4044
Project Description

The goal of this project is poverty alleviation through bee keeping and cultivation of selected bee fodder crops in two villages adjacent to Kamping Puoy Lake in Takream commune{comma} Banon district{comma} Bavel commune{comma} and Kdol Tahen commune{comma} Bavel district{comma} Battambang province. Extreme poverty and landlessness highly affect the livelihood of villagers in the Takream commune{comma} Banon district{comma} Bavel and Kdol communes{comma} Bavel district. Therefore an income-generating activity which is not requiring big land should be implemented. In these communes the environment is suitable for bee cultivation and growing of some selected bee fodder plants. In these areas of agriculture there are already lotus flowers planted{comma} and agriculture products which are excellent nectar producing plants for bee.

 

The activities included:

Capacity building results

1.     Participate in Donors or other training on climate change and DRR.

2.     Participate in training or refreshment courses to improve project management skills{comma} including reporting and financial management.

3.     Strengthen ACED staff capacity to mobilize and facilitate communities’ gatherings and self-help group’s meetings through training{comma} coaching or other learning methods.

4.     Monitoring and coaching

 

Developmental results

5.     Provide information boards

6.     Build{comma} furnish{comma} and decorate bee centre

7.     Provide toilets for hygiene and sanitation

8.     Provide garbage containers

9.     Provide supplies and equipment that will increase the quality and image of the organic agriculture and bee products.

10.   Maintain Self-Help Groups’ monthly meetings

11.   Organize training courses on bee products processing

12.   Organize training course on organic agriculture (home gardening).

13.   Exposure visit to other areas where bee cultivation and DRR/CCA concepts are already being carried out

14.   Conduct training course on hygiene and sanitation

15.   Form agricultural and eco tourism network

Organize public forum on interaction of bee cultivation{comma} organic farming and environment

Related FSN Categories Not Specified
Main Implementing Agency Not Specified
Collaborating Ministries Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, Education Youth and Sports (Schools), Environment, Health (Health Centre), Local authorities
Collaborating Organisations and Institutions Association Cooperation for Economic Development (ACED)
Project Funding Status Not Specified
Funding Needs Description
Donors Not Specified
Project Start/End Dates 2012-08-14 2012-02-29
Provinces, Districts and Communes worked in
Province Districts Communes
Ministry of Health Provinces, Operational Districts and Health Centre Catchment Areas worked in
Province Districts Communes
Level of Intervention Association Cooperation for Economic Development (ACED)
Type of Support/Inputs Provided
  • Funding support, follow up and monitoring
  • Provide training on Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation, Water And Sanitation Hygience
  • Support in data collection for disaster preparedness and responding

Provide trainng and on going couching on gender mainstreaming into projects

Target Group(s) Association Cooperation for Economic Development (ACED)
Number of Beneficiaries (approximate) Total number of direct beneficiaries are 1235 , Women = at least 50 %, Youth = at least 60% counting the children of the
Source Institution for this Project Data Mr. Saloeun Linh and Mrs. Lang Chhen
Project Contact Person Mr. Saloeun Linh and Mrs. Lang Chhen
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