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Action Research to Enhance Community-based Business Model for Mangrove Restoration in South Sumatra


CIFOR-ICRAF Indonesia and partners – Sriwijaya University’s Center of Excellence for Peatland Conservation and Productivity Improvement (CoE PLACE) and the South Sumatra Watershed Forum (Forum DAS Sumsel) – will undertake Participatory Action Research (PAR) to develop locally accepted and sustainable business models, which will eventually allow communities to generate sustainable incomes from mangrove restoration and use in a pilot area in South Sumatra Province.

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Sonya Dyah Kusumadewi
Research officer CIFOR-ICRAF Indonesia