WLI Africa

Department of Water Affairs

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

  About Funding support: Millenium Challenge Corporation (US Agency) Number of staff: 10 Overall aims of the centre To help the government of Lesotho address widespread overgrazing and degradation of alpine wetlands, which are prevalent throughout the highlands and are an important ecological and economic resource to the country and its people. The project aims…

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Cousin Island Special Reserve

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

  About Nature Seychelles, an NGO and the Birdlife partner in the Seychelles, took over the management of the reserve in 1998. Our mission is to improve the conservation of local biodiversity through research, habitat conservation, monitoring, education and awareness, advocacy and ecotourism. Cousin Island receives some 10,000 visitors a year. Visitor fees and donations…

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Chumbe Island Coral Park (CHICOP)

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

  About Chumbe Island Coral Park Ltd. (CHICOP) is a private conservation project established in 1993 in Zanzibar/Tanzania that has developed Chumbe Island into a fully managed no-take conservation area. Chumbe is a small uninhabited island 8 miles off the coast of Zanzibar, covered by coral rag forest and bordered, on its western shore, by…

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Benin Environment and Education Society (BEES NGO)

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

About The centre is situated 70 km north of Cotonou the main city in the south of Benin. It is an area of 4,500, an ecological island at the core of the lama forest for conservation purposes. The area is home to more than 106 birds species, many of which are species of the Guinea-Congo…

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