Madagascar National Parks ist eine staatlich anerkannte private Organisation, die das Netzwerk der madegassischen Nationalparks organisiert. Zu ihren Aufgaben gehört Umwelterziehung, Förderung des Ökotourismus und die wissenschaftliche Beschäftigung mit der Flora und Fauna sowie die gerechte Teilung der mithilfe der geschützten Gebiete erzielten Gewinne mit der lokalen Bevölkerung. ... [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
The ABCG is an initiative of seven US-based international conservation NGOs with field programs in Africa. ABCG explores emerging conservation issues, shares lessons learned, and seeks opportunities for collaboration. Its objective is inter alia to promote networking, awareness, information sharing and experience among conservation non-governmental organizations working in Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
The SIF is a public trust established by the government. Its mission is to manage and conserve the natural life and to initiate and instigate scientific research into such natural life at the two Seychelles World Heritage sites of Vallee De Mai and Aldabra. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The GEF helps developing countries fund projects and programs that protect the global environment. GEF grants support projects related to biodiversity, climate change, international waters, land degradation, the ozone layer, and persistent organic pollutants.
GEF is an independent financial organization that provides grants to developing countries for projects that benefit the global environment and promote sustainable livelihoods in local communities.
GEF projects address six complex global environmental issues:
* Climate Change
* International Waters
* Land Degradation
* The Ozone Layer
* Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) ... [according to site editor's information]
NCRC is a Ghanaian non-profit organisation implementing conservation initiatives to promote a greater awareness of and protection for the natural, historic and cultural diversity of Ghana and, ultimately, the West African sub-region. [according to site editor's information]
Wetlands International is a global organisation that works to sustain and restore wetlands and their resources for people and biodiversity. As part of global organisation Wetlands International, WIA has three offices: Dakar (Senegal), Mopti-Sévaré (Mali), and Bissau (Guinea Bissau). The website of the Africa office is managed by the staff in Dakar, Senegal. ... [according to site editor's information]
Island Conservation Society is a conservation NGO based in Seychelles. It has a special focus on:
* The coralline outer islands of Seychelles where it acts as conservation advisors and manager for Islands Development Company. It runs programmes in collaboration with private tourism operators having an interest in ecotourism.
* Aride Island Nature Reserve: It leases and manages Aride, the largest nature reserve in the granitic islands of Seychelles. Aride is the most northerly and most isolated of the granitic islands with more seabirds of more species than the other 40 granitic islands of Seychelles combined. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The MCSS is a NGO made up of local scientists, ecologists and conservationists. The aims of the MCSS are to improve the conservation of marine eco-systems through scientific, management, educational and training programmes. It incorporates the Shark Research Institute Seychelles. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
The OFAC, an initiative of multiple members of the Congo Basin Forests Partnership (CBFP), aims to pool the knowledge and available data necessary to monitor the ecological, environmental, and social aspects of Central Africa's forests.
The establishment of OFAC corresponds to one of the axes in COMIFAC's ‘Plan de Convergence'. It will provide COMIFAC and other CBFP members a powerful steering and data sharing tool to promote better governance and the sustainable management of forest ecosystems. ... [according to site editor's information]