Edital “Forest In Foot” the public managers and civil society is presented in Maués

4 of May of 2017 - Registration for tender following open until 5 June

Submission of Notice "Forest In Foot" in Maués (Photo: Fabiola Mendes)

The mobilization of the Notice “Forest In Foot” We reached the city of Maués, interior do Amazonas, No Last Day 27. The staff of the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) He presented the tender for public officials and members of civil society event held at the Museum of Man in Maués.

Attending the event about 20 people, between representatives of the Departments of Environment, Production and Welfare Maués, University of the State of Amazonas (UEA), do Instituto de Desenvolvimento Agropecuário e Florestal Sustentável do Estado do Amazonas (Execution) and Maués unions. During or event, organized by the Department of Environment and Maués by FAS, participants had the opportunity to ask questions about the announcement and support the participation of associations and entrepreneurs in the region in the preparation of proposal for tender.

Registration for the Notice “Forest In Foot” follow open until the next day 5 June. The short list (first step) It will be released on 03 July 2017. Information is available on the website: www.fas-amazonas.org/edital.

In the next weeks, the notice must be submitted to institutions based in Manaus, San Sebastian Uatumã, Good source and Manipur.

Learn more about Notice “Forest In Foot”:

Designed as a new component of the project “Bolsa Floresta More”, supported by the Amazon Fund, the notice “Standing in Forest” It aims to encourage private-sector organizations, nonprofit, formal and regular implementing sustainable productive activities. They will be supported projects to be implemented preferentially in areas surrounding tiles and protected areas, Amazon and ecological corridors.

Furthermore, the announcement will enable entrepreneurs to community-based, contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDSN), and strengthen the grassroots associations creating more sustainable financial mechanisms for investment in community social infrastructure in the state of Amazonas.

The announcement disburse R $ 2,5 million for projects of up to R $ 150 thousand a maximum of two years. In addition to financial support, FAS will offer preparation courses and project management, and technical assistance to selected. The announcement of the guidelines were built jointly by FAS team with experts, riverine indigenous leaders and, technical government of Amazonas and the Amazon Fund.