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GEF piloting provincial-level wetland PA system in Jiangxi Province newsletter, July 2019 - Issue #1











​FAO. 2019. GEF piloting provincial-level wetland PA system in Jiangxi Province newsletter. March 2019 (1). Beijing. CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO


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    This newsletter provides an overview of the progress of the project from June 2018 to April 2019, with focus on the project highlights and key activities in the course of implementation, and introduced relevant policies and rules related to wetlands and biodiversity conservation in Jiangxi Province issued during this period. With all national individual consultants and three subcontractors recruited on board, the project started to carry out activities in an all-round way. The outlines of Jiangxi Province Wetland Protected Areas Management Strategy (JPWPAMS) and Wetland PA Standards &Guidelines were formulated and consulted with relevant governmental line agencies. The implementation proposals on wetland rehabilitation program, biodiversity monitoring activity, community co-management program, public outreach program, as well as development of PA management plans were compiled based on baseline survey results, and all piloting activities were initiated. The project also conducted extensive cooperation with the news media and undertook public outreach activities such as “ playing folk operas in different counties within the Poyang Lake region”, “bird-loving week”, promotion of wetlands&birds conservation in primary and middle schools, which created a favorable environment for project smooth implementation. Until the end of April 2019, the percentage achieved against project target is 25%.
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    Poyang Lake Newsletter, October 2019 - Issue #3
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    This newsletter provides an overview of the progress of the project from May to September 2019, with focus on the project highlights and key activities in the course of implementation. The project sustainable financing expert team conducted a social investigation survey to assess the financing status and identify existing constraints and problems in Poyang Lake protected areas. The project management office (PMO) has signed agreements with the Poyang Lake National Nature Reserve (PLNNR), Nanji National Nature Reserve (Nanji NR) and Duchang Provincial Nature Reserve (Duchang NR) to implement biodiversity monitoring program and carry out community co-management activities. Additionally, the PMO organized training class on the subject of “ survey and monitoring of Water Deer” and held workshop on establishing sustainable PA financing mechanism. The project keeps its progress on the right track. At the end of the newsletter, it centered on describing a story happened in Nanji NR about how to balance the interests of the fishermen and wintering birds.
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