Kenya: ProMara

Completed Project
Project Countries: Kenya
Thematic Issues: Climate Change and Natural Resource Management, Customary and Community Tenure
Project Duration: 2010 to 2012
Approximate Funding: $7,000,000

The Collaborative Management of the Mara – Mau (PROMARA) project was created in response to an urgent need to protect the Mau Forest Complex. PRRGP (with funding from USAID/Kenya) launched the PROMARA project, which promoted conservation, sustainable management of resources, and sustainable livelihood activities in the upper Mara River catchment—the source of urban water supplies for Nairobi.