Study of potential of veld-products for poverty reduction, economic diversification and export.
CAR is carrying out an ‘Economic valuation of veld products in Botswana’ for the Dep. Of Forestry and Range Resources and JICA. It includes surveys in 6 villages through Botswana and desk top analysis. The expected completion date is December 2017.
Development of the Botswana National Strategy on Sustainable Development (2017)
Jaap Arntzen participates in the second project preparation mission (February 2017) to develop the WAVES programme in Zambia. Zambia is a new partner country under the Wealth Accounting and Valuation of Ecosystem Services Programme (WAVES). Botswana, Madagascar and Rwanda are the other African WAVES partnership countries.
Tshepo Setlhogile is part of the Hatfield team that develops the Tourism Master Plan for Shashe Dam for Botswana Tourism Organisation. She is responsible for the socio-economic assessment and for stakeholder consultations.
Support for the development and use of energy accounts (with dep. of Energy): 2015-16