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Belize - Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF) Promoting Sustainable Natural Resource-based Livelihoods Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 13) : Environmental management plan for empowering women through new markets for invasive lionfish jewelry (English)

The development objective of the Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF) Promoting Sustainable Natural Resource-based Livelihoods Project for Belize is to promote viable and sustainable natural resource-based livelihoods for participating communities in Belize and thereby reducing anthropogenic pressures on key natural resources. Some of the negative impacts and mitigation measures include: (1) minimum use of pesticide can reduce the impact of killing both pest and beneficial insects; (2) to reduce the impact of soil erosion the cooperative will plant pasture around crop area that is around the edges of the farm; (3) soil nutrients can be evaluated by reapplying sources of nutrients back to the soil to replace nutrients been wash; (4) applications of fertilizers to the soil can change soil ph, thus making the soil acidic; (5) contamination of near water can be avoided by implementing a filter area to block off run off of water to near water source; and (6) to reduce the impacts of drift localize application of growth regulators must be done by plant preferably with the use of knop sock sprayer.

Details

  • Author

    Ashida Tao,Keiko

  • Document Date

    2016/06/01

  • Document Type

    Environmental Assessment

  • Report Number

    SFG4106

  • Volume No

    13

  • Total Volume(s)

    15 (See all volumes)

  • Country

    Belize,

  • Region

    Latin America & Caribbean,

  • Disclosure Date

    2018/05/09

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Environmental management plan for empowering women through new markets for invasive lionfish jewelry

  • Keywords

    Environmental Management Plan; coastal communities; mitigation measure; primary income earner; sources of fund; source of income; source income; production process; monitoring program; coral reef ecosystem; supply chain management; due diligence process; initial capital investment; social enterprise; raise awareness; additional revenue; Agriculture; market expectation; job skill; market standard; fish stock; product quality; baseline assessment; empowering women; tourist centers; honey production; participation mechanism; line item; total travel; part-time employment; production output; positive impact; online presence; international sale; tourism activities; tourism activity; global marketplace; handmade crafts; sale agreement; high school; finished product; continuous basis; promotional material; target fish; native species; supplementary income; production target; invasive species; local investment; corrective action; socioeconomic development; Job Creation

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Citation

Ashida Tao,Keiko

Belize - Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF) Promoting Sustainable Natural Resource-based Livelihoods Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 13) : Environmental management plan for empowering women through new markets for invasive lionfish jewelry (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/784771525937110424/Environmental-management-plan-for-empowering-women-through-new-markets-for-invasive-lionfish-jewelry