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Description of Project
Objectives of the project
Key Achievements
NACOM Deliverables

Dampara Water Management Project

Assignment Location within country :

North Central Region
Partner Organization: Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
Start Date : October 2000Completion
Date : December 2001
Name of Joint Venture Consultants :TARA

Description of Project:

The project is in Purbadhala, Netrokona, a water management one with lot of focus on fisheries conservation and enhancement.
Implementation of culture and open water fisheries enhancement and mitigation
Advise and assist the Government of Bangladesh to complete government process to officially establish 2 beel sanctuaries
Establish 3 more semi sanctuaries and 7 more river sanctuaries
Full scale local mobilization in the beels
Establish 2 lease holder sanctuaries
Excavation of canals and construct water retention structures
Strengthen local management structure for the sanctuaries
Establish the project activities as model and make the Fisheries Department aware and capable of this

NACOM Deliverables :

Provide technical support to two regular sanctuaries, 20 semi sanctuaries, 3 river sanctuaries and O&M of the regulators
Work for capacity development of SabolombiUnnayansamity (SUS) in technical aspects
Assist community mobilisers of SUS in the field to establish katha
Assist SUS Team to biological monitoring of beels (biodiversity and production assessment)
Assist SUS team to organize external study tours
Assist in biological trainings and participate in social trainings