AFFORESTATION PROJECT PROPOSAL
PREPARED BY: THE EXECUTIVE TEAM PAMOJA YOUTH
The rate of deforestation is high so we want to plant trees for the ecological balance i.e. 10% forest cover.
To enlighten the communities against deforestation
To plant trees which will assist to absorb green house gases
To increase the communities income through the sale of timber, firewood, fruits, medicinal products etc
To create food security. This is nutritional value from fruits
Aesthetic beauty i.e. the green cover
Conservation of bio-diversity
i) Establishment of tree nurseries ii) Tree planting
iii) Education and sensitization
iv) Program expansion
i) NURSERIES ESTABLISHMENT & MANAGEMENT
Labour: Pamoja Youth Foundation (PYF) has 45 members who will be providing labor for the nurseries i.e. preparing the nurseries, bagging, transplanting, watering, and security. In addition, the group will mobilize different schools and churches to assist. Land: PYF has contacted various schools management and Chiefs who have agreed to give them space for the nurseries establishment. Tools & Equipments: PYF is intending to mobilize funds from well wishers to buy tools e.g. jembes, pangs, shovels, spades, wheelbarrows, watering cans, horse pipes etc. Seeds: The group is already in partnership with HELP International Kenya who will donate some seeds to the group. However, the group will be buying the seeds that are not available in HELP from KEFRI. Manure & Fertilizer: For production of healthy seedlings, the group will buy fertilizers and will also prepare compost manure for the nurseries. Potting Bags: The group is intending...