The Sources of the Jordan River, Humans and Nature
- The Upper Galilee Regional Council is one of the five municipal authorities of the Galilee Panhandle. The Council delegates responsibility for agricultural issues to the Agriculture Department, which in turn carries out its actions through, inter alia, the municipal company Upper Galilee Agriculture Company. The Department and the Company are responsible for all agricultural matters within the Regional Council’s territory.
|Project number||LIFE05 TCY/IL/000130|
|Subject(s)||AGRICULTURE , METHTODOLOGY - STATISTICS - DECISION AID , POLICY-WATER POLICY AND WATER MANAGEMENT , RISKS AND CLIMATOLOGY|
|Budget (in €)||630881|
|Objectives||- The general objective of the project is to create a framework for
sustainable development allowing the sustainable use of resources, balancing
the needs of development with the environment.
- The project will prepare a master plan for land use designation, environmental management, flood prevention and proper drainage. It will furthermore encourage public participation in planning and decision making processes; develop eco-tourism while ensuring the conservation of natural resources; promote change in behaviour through educational programmes and enforcement; encourage ecological agricultural practices; and create an administrative framework for implementation, management and maintenance of the developed master plan.
|Period||[01/11/2005 - 01/11/2008]|