Ecotourism development to promote green transition to inclusive and sustainable growth

What is the project about?

The project “Ecotourism development to promote green transition to inclusive and sustainable growth” aims to support the development of ecotourism in four specially protected natural areas (SPNA):

  • “Aziory” Reserve;
  • “Nalibokski” Reserve;
  • “Asviejski” Reserve;
  • “Krasny Bor” Reserve.

Project Components

The project aims to support the Government of the Republic of Belarus in the following three major components:

Component 1: Increase of awareness and capacity of stakeholders in the development of ecological tourism.

Component 2: Formulation and testing of conducive methodical framework for the development and promotion of ecological tourism in specially protected natural areas, formation of three ecotourism clusters.

Component 3: Implementation of a set of measures for the development and promotion of ecotourism in the pilot specially protected natural areas (SPNA).

Status:

Ongoing

Project start date:

March 2021

Estimated end date:

March 2024

Focus area:

  • eradicate poverty in all its forms and dimensions
  • Project office:

    UNDP in Belarus, Republic of

    Implementing partner:

    MINISTRY OF ENVIRONMENT

    Full project information  

    Funding Support by

    Donor name

  • Government Of Russian Federation
  • Delivery in previous fiscal year

    2021 $37,576

    Project budget: $1,2 mln

    Project Document (ENG) - Link 

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