The goal of the Sindh Programme is to provide “Good governance for the sustainable development of Sindh”. Under this general vision it incorporates and builds upon ongoing projects of IUCNP in Sindh, and also it undertakes a majority of new initiatives in collaboration with members and partners

To achieve this end, the Sindh Programme works within the following priority technical areas:

  • Coastal and Marine
  • Freshwater
  • Forestry
  • Biodiversity

Under the above priority technical areas, the programme concentrates on the following:

  • Ecosystem Management: For example Manchar Lake and/or Narro & Jabba
  • Water: Wetlands, coast, mangroves/riverine forests, drought management
  • Climate Change
  • Sustainable Agriculture and agro-biodiversity
  • Arid Land Management
  • Sustainable Use initiatives

In all of the above, gender is a crosscutting theme.

Main Areas of Work:

  • Constituency development
  • Advocacy, awareness raising and environmental education
  • Institutional strengthening and capacity building
  • Poverty and environment
  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental law
  • Information Management Systems
  • Greening the business/private sectors
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environmental Finance
  • Business and biodiversity
  • Biodiversity and trade
  • IT for development (would include information management and access with focus on how to apply IT in general to facilitate sustainable development and environment related work).

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