Externally Funded Project - NBA

The Biological Diversity Act is being implemented through a three tier decentralized system. The first tier is the National Biodiversity Authority (NBA) functioning at National level, which was established in 2003.  The second tier is the State Biodiversity Boards (SBBs) at provisional level and the Biodiversity Management Committees (BMCs) constituted at local level in all the Grama Panchayats, Municipalities and Corporations act as the third tier system.  NBA has been releasing grants covering the following components to KSBB

1. Development of Infrastructure

2. Training and capacity building

3. Printing of knowledge products and translation to regional language

4. Thematic expert committee

5. Peer to Peer learning

6. Development of website and maintenance