Awareness raising in sustainable floodplain resource management

28 October 2005 | Downloads - publication

 Awareness raising in sustainable floodplain resource management

Irfanullah, Haseed Md. ; Kar, Shiba Prasad ; Hussain, Md. Belayet ; Ahmed, Rashiduzzaman, ed. ; Nishat, Ainun, ed.
 
IUCN Bangladesh ; Sustainable Environment Management Programme (SEMP) ; UNDP ; Bangladesh, Ministry of Environment and Forest

 

 
The present report compiles the awareness raising initiatives take under the Community Based Floodplain Resource Management Project, a component of the SEMP. It details out the justification of such interventions, approaches considered and chosen activities to enhance people’s awareness level at the project areas in the floodplains. A number of recommendations are also suggested to make the initiative more participatory and effective in attaining the targeted impacts. This report will help other agencies and individuals interested in undertaking community based awareness programs in developing countries.
 
Dhaka : IUCN Bangladesh, 2005. 84p. : ill., maps. 
ISBN 984-8574-10-8