The ERuDeF Junior Professional Program: Working for ERuDeF

[one_third][/one_third]Overview From inception in 1999 to date, ERuDeF has been on a graduation path from a small to an emerging non-profit conservation organisation in Cameroon. It is anticipated that in the next 10 years, ERuDeF will become one of the most prolific and vibrant non-profit conservation organisation in Africa. In order for this to happen, … Read more

ERuDeF Revs Up Environment Conservation

[one_third][/one_third]The ERuDeF (Environment and Rural Development Foundation) has begun revving up her interventions to drive her dream of becoming the leading conservation NGO in Africa. “We want ERuDeF in ten years to become one of the best five conservation NGOs in Africa,” said Louis Nkmebi, President/CEO of ERuDeF, during the NGO’s Board of Trustees annual … Read more

Learn to Fundraise With ERuDeF Institute

[one_third][/one_third]Many NGOs, CIGs, and associations are conceived in the morning, born at midday and they die at sunset, says Rev. Fr. Herbert Neba Cheo, Director of the John Paul II of Theology (JOPASIT), Buea. The Reverend Father was speaking at the launching of the Fundraising for Future Leaders Programme at the Delegation of the Ministry … Read more

The South West Civil Society Organisations Network. P.O.Box 189 Buea, SW Cameroon

The President of the South West Civil Society Organisations Network (SWECSON) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of the Assistant to the President of SWECSON. The ideal candidate should hold a 1st degree in any field, a diploma in human resources management, experience in the non-profit and/or business world and proof … Read more

New Project To Protect Microberlinia Seed Bank Launched

[one_third][/one_third]ERuDeF under its Conservation of Threatened Trees Programme, June 30, 2015, launched a new project to save over 80% of the world’s fruiting Microberlinia bisulcata (Zingana) treesin the Mokoko River Forest Reserve in Fako Division, Southwest Region of Cameroon. A logging company, SEPFCO, is exploiting timber in this area. In a meeting held with officials … Read more

The ERuDeF Institute Announces its 2015 International Environmental Days Award

[one_third][/one_third]The Director of the ERuDeF Institute of Biodiversity and Non-profit Studies in Buea, SW Cameroon announces to the general public that the ERuDeF Institute has recently instituted its Annual Environmental Education Awards in order to build the capacity and knowledge of Cameroonian youths and students in biodiversity and environmental management. The Annual Environmental Education Awards … Read more

ERuDeF Institute, St. Monica University Sign Memorandum of Understanding

[one_third][/one_third]On June 29, 2015 the ERuDeF Institute of Biodiversity and Non-profit Studies (ERuDeF Institute) and St. Monica University (SMU) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote collaboration between the two institutes. ERuDeF Institute is Cameroon’s pioneer establishment for biodiversity studies with its main campus at Mile 18, Muea Road, Buea. The partnership agreement was … Read more

Proposed Mak-Betchou VFMCs Trained On Bio-monitoring

[one_third][/one_third]Three Village Forest Management Committees (VFMCs) around the Proposed Mak-Betchou Wildlife Sanctuary (PMBWS) have received bio-monitoring training. The VFMCs of Njoagui, Mbetta and Essoh-Attah were trained on bio-monitoring, June 18 and 19, 2015 to ensure that local communities effectively participate in the management of the proposed Mak-Betchou Wildlife Sanctuary. Fifteen members of the committees received … Read more

Fotabong III, Essoh-Attah Forest Adjacent Communities Benefit Livelihood Boosts

[one_half][/one_half]The ERuDeF Livelihood and Economic Empowerment Programme mid-June, 2015 donated piglets and beehives to over 75 households in Fotabong III and Essoh-Attah in Lebialem Division and Mbetta in Nguti Sub-Division. The donations came immidiately after the community members were trained on bee farming, livestock production, petty business initiation and the sustainable extraction of Non Timber … Read more

G.S Mmouckmbie Receives 6-Chamber Toilet

[one_half][/one_half]In its fulfillment of reaching beyond creating conservation awareness in the communities but also seeking to develop and upgrade conditions of learning including the learning environment, ERuDeF’s Education for Sustainable Development arm, May 4, 2015, handed over a six-chamber toilet to G.S. Mmouckmbie in Alou, Lebialem Divison. The toilets were constructed by ERuDeF with support … Read more