ERuDeF Women call for action following the killing of a Cross River Gorilla

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY The 1st of March would forever be remembered as a tragic day for the Cameroonian conservation organization, the Environment and Rural Development Foundation, (ERuDeF). On this day, one of the critically endangered Cross River Gorilla that strayed from the Proposed Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary, was killed in … Read more

Echinops giganteus project makes remarkable progress

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] [one_third] [/one_third] Wild plant planted for the first time The growing of plants from the wild is not uncommon, but in Cameroon, it has not really been the case. Most wild plants grow in the wild and they hardly get planted. However, interestingly enough, the plants Echinops giganteus which grows in … Read more

ERuDeF bids farewell to FFI Technical Advisor to SW Cameroon

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] [one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has in a ceremony that took place in Buea, SW Cameroon, on Monday, April 1 officially bid fare well to Technical Advisor of UK Charity, Fauna & Flora International (FFI). Mr Norman Rigava, 45 who leaves for his homeland, Zimbabwe has been a … Read more

Tusk reaffirms support for ERuDeF’s Wildlife conservation project in Cameroon

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] [one_third][/one_third]The Executive Director of Tusk USA, Meredith Ogilvie-Thompson, has reaffirmed the full and relentless support of her organization to the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF), in the struggle to conserve the last great apes in the Western Highlands of Cameroon Ms Thompson was speaking on March 7 as she rounded … Read more

Trees Cameroon extends tree planting activities to two new divisions

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] Brings 40 new community based farming groups on board [one_third][/one_third]The practice of planting trees is slowly but surely gaining grounds in Cameroon. The benefits are also increasingly being felt. In the Southwest, West and Northwest, farmers have planted trees in their farms and improved on the quality of their soil and … Read more

ERuDeF names five new directors

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] [one_third][/one_third]Ms. Seemndze Ita, was appointed as the pioneer Director of Administration and Human Resources. Ita Nawom holds a B.Sc in Management and an M.Sc in Translation. She worked for a pharmaceutical firm as a Management Relations Officer, the Editor of the Catholic Newsletter and later joined ERuDeF as the Communication Assistant. … Read more

Water is life and key to sustainable development, use it diligently-stakeholders cautioned!

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] CELEBRATING WORLD WATER DAY [one_third][/one_third]”Water holds the key to sustainable development. We need it for health, food security and economic progress. Yet, each year brings new pressures. One in three people already live in a country with moderate to high water stress, and by 2030 nearly half the global population could … Read more

Giant palm oil factory inaugurated in the Mak/Betchou forest area

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.1.1″] [one_third][/one_third]A palm oil producing factory with the capacity of producing up to two tons of palm oil a day has been installed in Essoh Attah village. The palm oil mill was installed on March 1 by the Environment and Rural Development Foundation,(ERuDeF) in a ceremony that brought together traditional authorities and … Read more