Meghalaya Community-Led Landscape Management Project (MCLLMP)

Strengthening Communities for Sustainable Natural Resource Management

Project Goal

Program Goal

Strengthen community-led landscapes management in prioritized degraded landscapes in Meghalaya.


Program Duration

April 2018 - June 2023

Project Goal

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Program Objective

    • Manage and conserve the natural resources, especially forests and water sources.
    • Accelerated economic growth and well being of every community in Meghalaya.
    • To institutionalize & demonstrate model for government support to community-led management of natural resources
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Program Activity

    • Promotion of traditional knowledge, grassroots innovations and communications.
    • Preparation of strategies, research, development Monitoring, learning and reporting.
    • Preparation of community landscape plans.
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Program Coverage

400 villages, in 46 Blocks within 11 Districts

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Program Budget

55 Million USD (INR 389 crores)

  • Govt. of Meghalaya & Community: 12 Million USD
  • Convergence of State & Central Schemes: 140 Million USD
  • World Bank: 43 Million USD
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Head of Program

Sampath Kumar, IAS

Project Director

Gunanka DB, IFS

Additional Project Director


James Kharkongor

Dep. Project Director

Wankit Swer

General Manager

Thaddaeus Jude Xalxo

Dep. Project Director

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