Dutch team visits Char Kukri Mukri

27 Jun 2013

imageDutch team visits Char Kukri Mukri. Photo: UNDP Bangladesh.

The CBACC-Coastal Afforestation project is implementing a programme on “Building Community Resilience through Integrated Water Management at Char Kukri Mukri”, in association with the BCCTF project “Mitigation of Natural Disasters in Char Kukri Mukri Island of Char Fesson Upazila under Bhola District”, implemented by BWDB.

The major components of CBACC-Coastal Afforestation programme include increased protection from tidal surges and salinity intrusion, and improved water management practices for sustainable livelihood options through Triple F interventions. Carel de Groot, First Secretary and Michiel Slotema, Policy Advisor of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands (EKN) along with UNDP team visited the project site on June 20, 2013.