Organization information Center for biodiversity and development – CBD

Add: 85 Tran quoc toan quan 3 HCMC

Tel: 08-39320355

Fax: 08-39320355



Key contact person(s): Mr. Truong quang Tam


General information of the project and program which have ESD related activities: Name:  Biodiversity and sustainable use of limestone hills in Kien Giang                              

Goals and objectives: Conservation of unique biodiversity and a sustainable use of karst by local community

Donor(s): The John D. and Catherine T. Mac Arthur foundation


ESD programs/ projects/activities  Name: Biodiversity and sustainable use of limestone hills in Kien Giang


Sharing local biodiversity knowledge (focusing in karst biodiversity) to stakeholders

Sustainable use of limestone hills based IK

Poverty reduction

Describe educational and learning methods/tools applied:

  • Training course for teachers
  • Training of trainee for main local staff
  • Training for student (focusing for secondary school)    

Stakeholders: Khmer and Chinese community in Kien Luong a Ha tien district, Kien Giang province

Status: On going/planned

Location: Kien Luong. Ha Tien district, Kien Giang province


Sustainable development themes
  • Natural resources management- Climate change- Energy management
  • Poverty reduction
  • Indigenous knowledge and ethnic groups
  • Sustainable production/consumption,
Target groups
  • School students
  • Teachers
  • Local people
  • Government officers
  • Media
  • Other target groups, please specify:…….cement companies
Outputs and final outcomes of the ESD activities
  • An ecotour for local community- An eco brand for local agriculture products- Posters (7)
  • Booklet
  • Aquarelle set (20)
  • Video film , cooperating with HTV (HCMC)