Programme Guinée Bissau

13A-066-003B, Mecistops, Central Africa, new species, JohnThorbjarnarson, SOS, RSCF,

West Africa’s Crocodile Conservationists in Training

Digbé, Zoh, Monet, and Irie awoke one February morning not realizing their professional lives were about to change forever. They were the crocodile keepers at the Abidjan National Zoo (ZNA) but from that day they were transformed into crocodile conservationists thanks to SOS grantee Dr. Matt Shirley, team leader with Project Mecistops.   …  

03 Sep 2014 | News story

Couverture rapport annuel 2013

Rapport annuel 2013, UICN-PACO : Bâtir l’avenir par des solutions naturelles et novatrices

Ce rapport rend compte des ressources mobilisées par l’UICN en Afrique Centrale et Occidentale et de ce que celles-ci ont permis d’entreprendre comme principales actions et garantir comme résultats et acquis significatifs en 2013. Ce rapport est aussi disponible en anglais. …  

28 Jul 2014 | News story

13A-049-006, Chimbo, Young male chimpanzee, SOS Save Our Species,

Village Vigilance Committees and the Chimpanzees of Boé, Guinea Bissau

Reporting from Guinea-Bissau, Stichting Chimbo, an SOS Grantee and IUCN Member is resupplying its network of Village Vigilance Committees (CVVs) with uniforms, bicycles and skills to do their jobs. Deemed critical to helping protect the local population of Endangered West African Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes ssp. verus), the project aims to strengthen the 28 CVVs it has created since 2008 by improving their functioning and creating an enabling environment for them to perform well.   …  

17 Jul 2014 | News story

Une vue aérienne d'écosystèmes d'Afrique centrale et occidentale
Programme Afrique Centrale et Occidentale (PACO)