Mimi Village CCA

Forest, Others → Mountain Ecosystem
Forest Area under IFA → Unclassed forest
Kiphire, Nagaland


Area (ha)-
Ecosystem TypeForest, Others → Mountain Ecosystem
Number of households95
Number of people800

Origin and Establishment

Origin and Establishment
OriginNew initiative by community
Year of Formation2014
MotivationsLivelihood, Ecological functions, Self empowerment

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems

Governance, Management and Conservation Systems
Collective of CCAsYes
Decision Making BodyMimi Circle Joint Council and Mimi Village Council
Rules and RegulationsFormal
Community activities through the yearRegulation of harvest, Patrolling, watch and ward, Plantations and restoration activities, Fencing

Legal and Other Recognitions

Legal and Other Recognitions
Legal Status Forest Area under IFA → Unclassed forest
FRA Applicability -
Community Forest Resource Rights (CFR)-
Date of filing CFR claim-
Level of CFR claim -
Date of recognition of CFR claim-
Management plan status-
Land OwnershipCommunity Owned
Other Recognised Status Key Biodiversity Area, Important Bird Area, Biodiversity Hotspot, Fakim Wildlife Sanctuary and Saramati Area KBA and IBA; Indo-Burma Biodiversity Hotspot
Sacred Landscape-

Impact and Learnings

Impact and Learnings
Impact on Livelihoods and SubsistenceGrazing, Firewood, Non-timber forest produce, Fish
Social ImpactsCommunity empowerment, Empowerment of women/youth/disadvantaged sections, Assured land ownership or access
Ecological ImpactNatural habitat preservation, Good diversity and population of wildlife
Internal Threats and ChallengesReduced awareness about biodiversity and its value, Lack of resources and pressures of poverty, Over-harvesting from within the community
External Threats and ChallengesDecline in biodiversity , Climate change impacts

Data Contributor

Data Contributor
Data SourceBy community member/s
Year of Study2022

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