Consolidating conservation districts problems
Unfortunately, our website is currently unavailable in most European countries.We are engaged on the issue and committed to looking at options that support our full range of digital offerings to the EU market.Finally, the transfer of technical capacities to a local based NGO (NTFP) was fully accomplished.NTFP is the only one local conservation NGO based in Ratanakiri Province.Veun Sai Siem Pang Holds a high Potential for Responsible Ecotourism Development and we are operational to implement it.
Main contextual information: Historical presence of the project holder in the area Poh Kao and NTFP in collaboration with Ministry of Environment (Mo E) and local communities has been working to protect VSSP NP and its biodiversity for nearly 12years. More than 5 million of tourists are visiting Cambodia every year, 66 000 visiting ecotourism areas.Among them, 4,000 are visiting the province where the area is located.All to looking for jungle trekking and sharing experience with Indigenous people.Currenlty, only 2 options are available; both are selective and expensive (200 dollars per person).
VSSP has great potential for ecotourism development that will generate funding to support conservation and local livelihoods in the future: The site is home to more than 60 species of animal and plants on the global Red List that are threatened with extinction, according to the criteria of IUCN.