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Proud recipient of Trinidad and Tobago President's Humming Bird Gold Medal Award, 2007
A healthy agro-forestry environment in Trinidad and Tobago, providing sustainable livelihoods with expressions of multicultural traditions based on the FACRP participatory model of Community Forestry.
To position FACRP as a beacon of sustainable community forestry through knowledge transfer and the development of strategic partnerships.
The Fondes Amandes Community Reforestation Project (FACRP) is a community based agro-forestry project that started in 1982 by a group of farmers living in the Fondes Amandes Watershed.
|Awards||In recognition of FACRP’s national service in the spheres of community service and environmental conservation, the FACRP was awarded the President’s Humming Bird Medal at the 2007 Independence Day Celebrations. The FACRP has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Green Leaf Award, Trinidad and Tobago’s highest environmental honour, and the EMA Community Group Award. The FACRP was presented with another EMA Green Leaf Award, this time for Sustainability, at a gala event at the Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre, Port of Spain, on Tuesday, June 5, 2012.|
Eco-tours (fun and educational) |
Internship programmes |
Opportunities for Volunteers |
Training in Forest Management for the Dry and Raining seasons to mitigate fires and flooding |
Trees for sale from our Clean Trees Organic Nursery |
Eco-Culture Vacation Camp each summer for kids, ages 5 to 15