Africa

CNEE (National Environmental Education Centre)

By James Cutler / 6th September 2021

About Name of organisation Société Protecrice des Animaux et de la Nature (SPANA Morocco) Funding support Until the end of 2013: Funding provided by Society of Protection of Animals Abroad / UK. From January 2014: Funding from SPANA Maroc Number of staff 5 Number of visitors per year – between 1992 and 2013: 7000 students…

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Mahavavy-Kinkony Wetland Complex, Madagascar

By James Cutler / 23rd August 2021

About Name of organisation Asity Madagascar Funding support FAPBM, GEF/UNDP, COI, HELMSLEY, BMZ, GIZ Number of staff Total number of staff at Asity Madagascar level: 35; number of staff involved in site management: 44 key staff and 5 support staff at site level, 3 key staff at headquarters level Number of visitors per year  …

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Chami, Banc D’Arguin

By Chris / 3rd August 2021

About Name of organisation Banc d’Arguin National Park, public administrative body Funding support RIM, FIBA, EU, GIZ, BaCoMaB, OAPN, France. Number of staff 105 Number of visitors per year 1500 Overall aims of the centre Environmental information and education centre Description of the centre The Banc National Park is located on both sides of the…

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Bijagos, Guinnea Bissau

By James Cutler / 12th July 2021
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TOCC Reserve

By James Cutler / 17th March 2021

About Name of organisation TOCC TOCC Community Nature Reserve (RNC TOCC TOCC) Funding support None Number of staff 10 people including 2 women Number of visitors per year 150 of which 80% are young school children from the area Overall aims of the centre To raise awareness of biodiversity conservation, particularly of migratory birds Description…

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Innovation for the Development and Protection of the Environment, (IDPE)

By James Cutler / 5th March 2021

About Name of organisation Innovation for the Development and Protection of the Environment, (IDPE) Funding support IUCN-NL Number of staff 9 Number of visitors per year 3,000 Overall aims of the centre To mobilise local communities living in and around the Virunga National Park for the protection of the Virunga National Park’s ecosystems Description of…

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MWAKA / Etang CHUKI

By James Cutler / 5th March 2021

About Name of organisation SJDDH: Synegie de Jeunes pour le Développement et les Droits Humains (Youth Strategy for Development and Human Rights) Funding support Local Number of staff 12 Number of visitors per year 1245 Overall aims of the centre Educating, raising awareness for the rational use of wetlands as well as their promotion and/or…

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Wakkerstroom Tourism and Education Centre

Wakkerstroom Tourism and Education Centre

By Chris Rostron / 2nd February 2021

About Name of centre: Wakkerstroom Tourism and Education Centre Name of Organisation: BirdLife South Africa Funding support: Accommodation and guided bird tours as well as funded environmental education projects Number of staff: 2 Number of visitors per year: 450 BirdLife South Africa strives to conserve birds, their habitats and biodiversity through scientifically based programmes, through…

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Finima Nature Park from above

Finima Nature Park

By Connor Walsh / 3rd December 2020

About Name of organisation Nigerian Conservation Centre Number of staff 26 Number of visitors per year 15,000+ Overall aims of the centre The aim of the Park is for conservation, recreational activities and research in flora, fauna and cultural heritage of Bonny Island. Description of the centre The is a freshwater swamp forest lying along…

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Pelicans

Reserva Natural Integral do Ilhéu dos Pássaros

By Connor Walsh / 3rd December 2020

About Name of organisation Instituto Nacionl da Biodiversdade e Áreas de Conservação Funding support Wadden Sea, Wetlands International Number of staff 3 Number of visitors per year 1,200 Overall aims of the centre Environmental awareness of wetland conservation issues Vital statistics – 1.7km2 – Mangroves, lagoons Top Work Areas Main CEPA work area The communication…

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