Replanting of Mangrove in LGF Activity , Sayung Sub-Distric, Demak, Central Java, Indonesia © LGF Indonesia 2012, 2012
The main objective is to improve the coastal environment management of the Regency of Demak.
There are four immediate objectives:
1. Strengthen the capacity of the local government and communities of Demak Regency in the environmental coastal management;
2. Mitigate the impacts of the coastal environment destruction and climate changes through mangrove replanting;
3. Prepare the establishment of Information Center for Coastal Rehabilitation, Disaster Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation;
4. New community-based income generating activities.
The purpose of this project is to strengthen the capacity of the local government and communities of Demak to manage the coastal environment of the Regency. The devastation of Demak's coastal environment is causing destruction of coastal ecosystem, aquaculture pond and infrastructure including houses, schools, roads, and other public facilities. The project emphasizes community empowerment and participation.
Villagers living in the area of Sriwulan, Bedono, Timbulsloko, Surodadi of the District Kacamatan of Sayung, the Regency of Demak, the Province of Central Java
Expected outputs from the project include:
Monitoring Project and mangrove ceremonial by LGF Project and Stakeholders, Timbul Sloko Village, Dayung Sub-district, Demak, Central Java © LGF MFF Indonesia, 2012
Mangrove ceremonial event on 11 October 2012 by Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries as LGF implementer and the stakeholders in Timbul Sloko Village, Demak.
Four villages (Sriwulan, Bedono, Timbulsloko, Surodadi) of the District Kacamatan of Sayung, the Regency of Demak, the Province of Central Java
1st Nov 2011 to 30th Oct 2013
The projects partners include: