Conservation Mapping for New Protected Areas in Sabah

ProjectConservation Mapping for New Protected Areas in Sabah
Year/Duration4 months
Client
Focus Groups/ CommunitiesTenom & Melangkap
Collaborators/PartnersRainforest Trust, SFD, SEARPP and PACOS
RoleTo ensure FPIC is prioritised in the gazettement of New Protected Areas (1 million acres – State commitment)

Stakeholder engagement with local communities and developing an FPIC methodology to obtain consent from local and indigenous communities for protected area establishment