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أثر مشروع الإرشاد والتشجير القروي في التقليل من آثار الزحف الصحراوي بمنطقة شندي

أثر مشروع الإرشاد والتشجير القروي في التقليل من آثار الزحف الصحراوي بمنطقة شندي

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Title: أثر مشروع الإرشاد والتشجير القروي في التقليل من آثار الزحف الصحراوي بمنطقة شندي
Author: علوية علي, عبدالفتاح
Abstract: Desertification poses as major environmental problem in the Sudan where by gathered real concern .The impact are more significant in the northern portion of the Sudan…………………………. This requires and continues to stern efforts towards mitigation and combating desertification the international NGOs efforts and encouragement are geared towards combat desertification the implementation of rehabilitation programs are recognized in form of constraints due to lack of sustainability element in the utilization of natural resources This study is concerned with assessing the Extension Village Scheme implemented for desertification control in Shendi Province. The general objective is evaluating of performance of this project in the River Nile State (with concern on role of community participation) on study area. The study investigates the achievement of the project objectives and with regard to desertification controls, benefits obtained and sustainability of the project after its implementation. For evaluation some methods used to achieve the objectives of this research is composed selection of villages and respondents by random sampling. Data were collected from local administration where extension village scheme was executed part of the data comprised of questionnaire with survey samples (respondents), reports, observation and other sources of secondary data sources. Results obtained from this study show substantial benefits to the area. However desertification and sand encroachment continue to persist which almost defies the warrant efforts, therefore, the problem require more community participation, resources inputs, government/ international NGO involvement. In addition financial support for implementing combat of desertification result also show: The project had achieve most of it’s goals and objectives but the sustainability of the project is going downward due to termination of the project fund. People in study area are very much ware of their environmental status, but the extension efforts are limited to the wind break in farms. Effective in availability of tree seedling in the study area. No efforts realized from the local area committees. The researcher presents the following recommendation and suggestions: Soliciting for government and Foreign funding to double efforts towards desertification combat and sand encroachment problem. Interaction of scientifically proved tree species as replacement to Prosopis chileness which proved to be a problem on agricultural schemes. Intensifying media coverage of forestry extension against miss-use of land, deforestation and livestock regring.
Description: 114 Pages
URI: http://khartoumspace.uofk.edu/handle/123456789/10981
Date: 2005


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