East Africa – Central Asia flyway

Wasit Wetland Center

By Connor Walsh / 24th January 2024

About Name of organisation SHARJAH ENVIRONMENT AND PROTECTED AREAS AUTHORITY Funding support   Number of staff 64 Number of visitors per year 43,211 in 2023 Overall aims of the centre Leadership and excellence in environmental activity to provide environmental resources of scientific value useful to society in accordance with international environmental rules and standards. Description…

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Blue Nile Water Institute

By Connor Walsh / 6th July 2023

About Name of organisation Bahir Dar University Funding support Bahir Dar University Number of staff 35 Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre Ensure sustainable utilization of water resources in Ethiopia Description of the centre Lake Tana Biosphere is one of the destination visitors. Which is located in the Amhara regional…

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FORED

By Connor Walsh / 30th June 2023

About Name of organisation Forum des Engagés pour le Développement Durable Funding support Own funds (FORED) Number of staff 5 Number of visitors per year   Overall aims of the centre To mobilise, raise awareness and sensitise communities bordering the wetlands of the Semliki Delta to become involved in wetland preservation, conservation and protection. Description…

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The White River Wetland

By Connor Walsh / 16th June 2023

About Name of organisation Green Prince Foundation Funding support Enviro-leadership Consultant Number of staff Nine Number of visitors per year 300 Overall aims of the centre Wetlands are very important habitats recognized globally. Their importance does not only benefit the few; but everyone directly and indirectly. In South Africa wetlands are also considered as heritage…

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Aerial view of Ruizi river

Cercle des Jeunes Ambassadeurs du Climat

By Connor Walsh / 7th June 2023

About Name of organisation Cercle des Jeunes Ambassadeurs du Climat, abbreviated to CJAC. Funding support Travail pour la Forêt (TF), Agronomes Débouts pour la Nature (ADN). Number of staff 6 Number of visitors per year 700 Overall aims of the centre CJAC’s main objective To contribute to climate protection and the preservation of biodiversity and…

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Group hub partnership photo

Wetlands Conservation Organisation: Planet One

By Connor Walsh / 7th June 2023

About Name of organisation Wetlands Conservation Organisation Funding support Greenpeace Africa Number of staff 4 Number of visitors per year 1000 Overall aims of the centre To promote the community to protect and safeguard wetlands to tackle climate change as a crisis, biodiversity loss and water scarcity in Kenya. Description of the centre Our Center…

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Antananarivo Information and Awareness Centre

By digital@wwt.org.uk / 14th February 2023

About Name of organisation Antananarivo Information and Awareness Centre Funding support   Number of staff   Number of visitors per year 450 Overall aims of the centre “To inform and educate future users of natural resources”. – To inform pupils, students, members of clubs or groups about the importance of biodiversity and the environment in…

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Landscape of ozero Red’kine

Ozero Red’kine

By Connor Walsh / 5th September 2022

About Name of organisation Municipal Enterprise “Pleso” Funding support City budget Number of staff 2 Number of visitors per year 10000 Overall aims of the centre Conversation and reproduction of precious natural complexes, gene pool of flora and fauna. Environmental education, scientific studies, ecological tourism, recreation. Description of the centre The site covers an area…

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AARDE Pulicat Interpretation Centre

By Dave Rogers / 15th February 2022

About Name of organisation Art & Architecture Research Development Education Foundation Funding support Empowered through sales of Traditional Palm Leaf Handicraft products Number of staff 4 Number of visitors per year 2000 Overall aims of the centre To Promote and Conserve the second largest wetland in India, Pulicat Lagoon Description of the centre PULICAT LAGOON…

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Nyandungu Urban Eco-tourism Park

By Connor Walsh / 11th November 2021

About Name of organisation Nyandungu Urban Eco-tourism Park Funding support Rwanda Green Fund (FONERWA), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Italian Ministry for Ecological Transition. Number of staff 30 Number of visitors per year 2,500 Overall aims of the centre Overall aims of the centre To promote sustainable management of natural resources and support livelihood…

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