ABS National Focal Point Deputy Coordinator Visits Echinops giganteus Project on Mt Bamboutos

[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 Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) National Focal Point Deputy Coordinator has made his first visit to the Echinops giganteus project in Magha Village, Mt Bamboutos, Lebialem Division SW Cameroon. Mr. Wilson Shei was in Magha on April 12, 2013 to formalize commitments on the Echinops giganteus/ABS project. Speaking at the … Read more

Volunteer adopts Cross River Gorilla in captivity at the Limbe Wildlife Center

[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]After spending two months in the Lebialem Highlands SW Cameroon, a volunteer who came for the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF)’s Great apes expedition has adopted a Cross River Gorilla in the Limbe Wildlife Center. Ms Hanna-Maiva Lahtine, 28, made this decision on May 11, 2013 after visiting this center … Read more

ERuDeF Conservationist sights 2 African Forest Elephants in the Proposed Mak-Betchou Sanctuary

[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 Conservationist working for the Cameroonian Conservation Organisation, the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has sighted two Forest African Elephants in the Mak-Betchou forest block, Lebialem Highlands, SW Cameroon. The Elephants grey and black were spotted on March 23, 2013, during a bio-monitoring expedition of Great Apes by this Researcher … Read more

ERuDeF installs yet another Palm Oil Mill in Bechati village

[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]In an effort to continuously divert the attention of the villagers living adjacent to the forests of the Lebialem Highlands and conserve the last great apes in the Lebialem Highlands, the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has installed another diesel run palm oil mill in the Bechati village. The event … Read more

MODO Partner visits Trees for the Future Cameroon Program

[one_third][/one_third] Francesca Lanaro, the Representative of the Eco glasses firm MODO has expressed satisfaction on how farmers in Cameroon are planting trees and using agroforestry technologies to improve on soil fertility, secure their water catchments and fight global warming. She was speaking in Buea on Thursday, May 8, after a one week tour of projects … Read more

ERuDeF marks 43rd edition of World Earth Day

[one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) in partnership with US Charity Trees for the Future has commemorated the 43rd edition of the world earth day with a strong call for people to plant more trees and fight climate change. The day was celebrated on April 23, 2013 under the theme “the face of … Read more

ERuDeF launches maiden edition of the Green Vision Newspaper

[one_third][/one_third]ERuDeF launches maiden edition of the Green Vision Newspaper The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has launched the first edition of the Green Vision newspaper in Buea-SW Cameroon. This grand launching took place on June 17, 2013, at the conference hall of the Regional Delegation of Public Service. The event brought together civil society … Read more