ERuDeF To Initiate Research Into the Threatened Amphibians On Mt Nlonako

[one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has designed a new research project dubbed “Research and Conservation of Threatened Amphibians of Mt Nlonako, Cameroon” The study seeks to assess and address the conservation issues for the threatened amphibians of Mt Nlonako in Western Cameroon. A comprehensive study of this area has never been done … Read more

ERuDeF Trains Over 800 People On Microcredit Dev’t and Managing Small Businesses

[one_third][/one_third] Over 800 people drawn from communities bordering the proposed Mak-Betchou Wildlife Sanctuary (Lebang, Essoh-Attah and Njoagwi) have benfitted from a training on microcredit development and the creation/management of petit businesses. The training which took place in August, at the respective villages was given to the people by a team from ERuDeF headed by the … Read more

Mbetta Village Forest Management Committee Created

[one_third][/one_third]Some nine individuals in Mbetta village, headquarter of the Upper Mbo clan in the Kupe Muaneguba Division have been selected to form the Forest Village Management Committee. The selection was supervised by the leader of the village, Fon Feven and Esembieng Vincent emerged as president. The committee which will be responsible in ensuring the effective … Read more

ERuDeF Partners With US Charity To Restore Lebialem Water Catchments

[one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) in partnership with US Charity Trees for the Future has planted 1000 agroforestry tree species around four water catchments in some communities in the Lebialem Highlands SW Region notably Mmouck-Leteh and Mmouckmbie. The activity was carried out recently by ERuDeF’s education team with the technical assistance of … Read more

Communities Re-assure Commitment To Assist Gov’t in Creating and Managing Tofala

[one_third][/one_third] Communities bordering the proposed Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary notably Nkong, Bechati and Besali have re-echoed their readiness to stand by the government of Cameroon in the creation and management of the proposed Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary. This commitment was made in July 2014 in the respective communities when the West Africa Program Manager for … Read more

ERuDeF Braces Up To Celebrate World Rhino Day

[one_third][/one_third] Cameroon might have lost its Rhino to poaching and other devastating human actions, but that has not stopped conservationists in Cameroon to put their voices together to commemorate the International day for Rhinos come September 22. This explains why the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) will be joining other nations across the world … Read more

ERuDeF Partners With US University To Produce Short Films for Gorilla Conservation

[one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) in collaboration with the University of Colorado USA and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) has begun producing a series of short wildlife films that will enhance the conservation of the cross river gorilla and its habitats in Cameroon and Nigeria. Dubbed Gorilla Folk Films from the Cross River … Read more

ERuDeF Transplants 12000 Seedlings For Magha-Bamumbu Community Forest

Remembering Wabane Landslide Victims Through Tree Planting [one_third][/one_third] The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) has supported the raising of12000 young seedlings of Prunus africana and croton macrostardryus in Magha-Bamumbu, Lebialem Division, SW Cameroon. These seedlings will be planted out in an-8hectare surface area mapped out community forest of Magha-Bamumbu. The planting of trees in … Read more

JOB Announcements

The CEO of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) informs the general public of the following vacancies in his organisation: 1. The NW Regional Agroforestry Development Coordinator 2. The SW Regional Agroforestry Development Coordinator 3. The Lebialem Forestry Development Coordinator Prospective candidates for these positions should have the following relevant profile: – Should be … Read more