Rural economic strengthen by conservation of traditional roots and yam varieties

 
     
     
 
Project title: Rural economic strengthen by conservation of traditional roots and yam varieties
     
Duration: May 2008 September 2009
     
Status:

Ongoing

     
Supported by: The Community Conservation Support Fund (CCSF), financed by the Government of the Netherlands and administered by IUCN Sri Lanka Country Office.
     
Project Area: Uduwewela village, Aranayaka DS division, Kegalle district.
     
Objectives:
- Establishing a model village for protection of traditional roots and yams.
- Processing and sales centre for value added roots and yams products
     
Activities:
- Identification of 100 families.
- Community mobilization.
- Publication of a book on roots based food recipes.
     
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Last updated: 15 September, 2008