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File Africa Environmental Education Assessment I by Portal Web Editor — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of Environmental Education assessment that was conducted in the Gambia, Guinea, Madagascar, Namibia and Uganda.
File Africa Environmental Education Assessment II by Portal Web Editor — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study one an assessment of environmental education in Mali, Tanzania and Zambia, conducted in 1999.
File Bolivia Assessment - Achieving USAID Environmental Objectives by Portal Web Editor — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on the role of environmental communication in helping the USAID/Bolivia mission achieve its Environemtnal Strategic Objective to manage forest, water and biodiversity resources for sustained economic growth.
File Ecuador - Research for the Environment by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on communication assitance provided to USAID/Ecuador. Assistance included support for issues including environmental education and communication, biodiversity, solid waste management, participatory evaluation, and environmental policy development.
File Egypt - Public Awareness on Water Scarcity by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on assitance provided to Egypt's Ministry of Public Works and Water Resources (MPWWR) in starting a participatory communication program to educate the public about water conservation and water pollution prevention.
File Egypt - Supporting the Egyptian Environmental Policy Program by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM's role in the Egyptian Environmental Policy Program. GreenCOM provided: training in environmental education and communication; development of environmental education supplements; informative television and radio programming; and an environmental awards program to mobilize communities.
File El Salvador - Making Environmental Issues a National Priority by Portal Web Editor — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
A case study on GreenCOM support to USAID/El Salvador. Support included education and communication capacity building and community mobilization on water.
File Guatemala - Communication for the Maya Biosphere by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM support provided to USAID/Guatemala on the Maya Biosphere Reserve. GreenCOM conducted an assessment and assisted the Maya Biosphere project team to develop a strategic participatory communication strategy. At the heart of the communication strategy was the creation of Maya Biosphere Ambassadors to catalyze, facilitate and stengthen coalitions and collaborative actions amongst stakeholders.
File Haiti and Morocco - Sustainable Cities Initiative by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on the GreenCOM collaboration with the USAID funded Environmental Health Project on communication interventions related to urban environmental issues in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and Fez, Morocco.
File Haiti Assessment - Building Peace Corps Education & Communication Capability by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of assistance provided under GreenCOM to USAID/Haiti and U.S. Peace Corps/Haiti. Assistance focused on strengthening environmental education and communication through collaborative partnerships between USPC and local institutions.
File India - Communicating Climate Change by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM support to USAID/India. GreenCOM recommended strategies for communicating climate change issues to various stakeholder groups.
File Indonesia - Building Citizen Advocacy by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of GreenCOM support focused on reducing illegal logging in Indonesia. At the request of USAID/Indonesia, GreenCOM mobilized national, regional and local resources from 2002 - 2004 to carry out a national media campaign and capacity building initiative.
File Jordan - Water Conservation Education by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM support to provide technical assistance supporting Jordan's Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature's envuronmental conservation clubs. GreenCOM conducted research, developed curriculum and trained teachers on water conservation.
File Lebanon - Participatory Environmental Rapid Assessment by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of GreenCOM support to USAID/Lebanon. In collaboration with PVOs, GreenCOM conducted a rapid assessment of environmental conditions in four target areas (Akkar, East Sidon-Nabatiyeh, Shouf and Baalbek-Hermel). An assessment methodology toolkit was developed for use by PVOs and communities.
File Malawi - National Strategy for Environmental Education & Communication by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM support to USAID/Malawi in developing a national strategy for communication and education to support the national environmental action plan.
File Mali - Environmental Education Expansion by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
A case study of GreenCOM activities aimed at boosting Mali's agricultural production while protecting the environemtn from threats such as forest loss, desertification and soil erosion.
File Mexico Assessment - Building Environmental NGO Capacity by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
A case study on a GreenCOM rapid assessment of Mexican NGOs working on natural resource management. The case study includes recommendations based on the assessment findings.
File Middle East Water Conservation - Communication Strategies for the Peace Process by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
A case study on GreenCOM assistance provided to the Multilateral Working Group on Water Resources (MWGWR) with the Water Conservation and Public Awareness project to promote best practices in water conservation throughout the Middle East.
File Nepal - Using Video to Shape Environmental Policy by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study: In 1996 GreenCOM provided technical assistance to USAID Environment and Forest Enterprise Activity (EFEA). Assistance in communication included: enhancing community understanding of new forestry policy; stimulating social discourse on opportunities created by the new policies; and supporting the forestry and conservation extension work of the Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation, the Department of National Parks and Wiildlife Conservation, and NGO partners.
File Nicaragua - Communication for Protected Areas by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of GreenCOM program that provided technical assistance to strengthen Nicaragua's protected area system through environmental communication activities.
File Niger Assessment - Facilitating Land Reform by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
In 1995, USAID asked GreenCOM to conduct a rapid assessment of Niger's environmental education and communication needs. This case study summarizes this assessment, with a special focus on the Rural Code, a legislative package enacted to replace older legal systems governing land management.
File Panama - Sustainable Watershed Management by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of the technical assistance GreenCOM provided to USAID/Panama in 1999 when the authority over the Panama Canal was transferred to Panama. The research-based education and communication strategy focused on developing natinal awareness of, and pride in, the watershed.
File Peru Assessment - Enhancing USAID Strategy with Communication by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study discussing the assistance GreenCOM provided to USAID/Peru in refocusing its strategic objective for environment and natural resources. GreenCOM assessed the current state of communication activities and made recommendations that would help shape the new strategy.
File Philippines - Communication for Coastal Management by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study of the strategic communication interventions GreenCOM designed for USAID/Philippines' environmental portfolio. Included forest resource management, industrial environmental management, and coastal resource management.
File Russia & Jordan - Strategic Assistance for the GLOBE Program by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study: In 1997 and 1998 the USAID missions in Russia and Jordan asked GreenCOM to provide strategic assistance to the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program. GreenCOM helped strengthen program implementation in Russia and helped launch the program in Jordan.
File South Africa - Active Learning About Climate Change by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM education activities to assist the South African government in addressing climate change. The USAID backed initiative worked to raise awareness of the impact of global climate change, encourage behaviors that help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and introduce climate change curricular materials in the formal education system.
File Tanzania - Communication, Communities, and Conservation by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on the GreenCOM project that brought together communities, schools, NGOs, and government agencies in environmental communication and social mobilization activities. Activites helped spread understanding of how sustainable resource management can improve quality of life.
File The Gambia - Community Engagement Through Environmental Awards by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM activity with USAID and The Gambia's National Environmental Agency in designing and implementing an environmental awards program.
File Uganda - Increasing Wildlife Club Effectiveness by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study on GreenCOM support provided to Wildlife Clubs of Uganda under a 5-year environmental education plan.
File Zambia - Educating Children on Hazardous Product Safety by Amee Jankot — last modified Jan 10, 2013 09:53 AM
Case study about the GreenCOM pilot study with the Chongololo Clubs in Zambia on products containing hazardous chemicals that were commonly used in local households.
 
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