Plans Underway To Produce Neem Oil In NW Cameroon

[one_third][/one_third]Trees Cameroon Technician for Boyo Division, North West Cameroon, Johnson Chobwain, says he is planning to engage in the production and marketing of Neem oil in Cameroon. Neem oil is produced from the seeds of the neem plant and has been used for thousands of years in pest control, and the production of cosmetics like … Read more

Over 500 Trees Planted at GNPS Kongamah-Mmouckmbie Border

[one_third][/one_third]Over 500 Agro-forestry seedlings have been transplanted in Government Nursery and Primary School (GNPS) Kongamah-Mmouckmbie in the Lebialem Division. The trees species include Acacia angustissima, and Leucaena leucocephala. This exercise was carried out recently under the supervision of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF). 300 seedlings were planted at the boundaries of the school … Read more

Southwest Farmers See Gains in Agricultural Value Chain

[one_third][/one_third]Some farmers of Meme, Fako and Kupe Muanenguba Divisions of the Southwest Region have said modern agricultural value chains, introduced to them early this year by Trees Cameroon is better than traditional agriculture. They testified recently during a routine monitoring and sensitization campaign to their various farming groups by the Southwest Trees Cameroon Programme Coordinator … Read more

ERuDeF Departmental Meeting: CEO Hails Directors

[one_third][/one_third]Directors of different departments of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) have been encouraged to keep up their enormous efforts in contributing to the overall success of the organization. The call was made by ERuDeF President/CEO Louis Nkembi, at the end a two day meeting at the ERuDeF Institute of Biodiversity and Non- Profit … Read more

Over 3000 Trees To Be Planted At Bomboko

[one_third][/one_third]Plans are underway to plant over 3000 seedlings of threatened trees species at the Bomoko Cluster of the Mount Cameroon National Park (MCNP) by The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF). The tree species include Zebrawood (Microberlinia bisulcata) Azobe ( Prunus africana) and Mahogany (Entandrophragma angolensis), This revelation was made during a meeting, which took … Read more

Banfeko Chief Integrates Agroforestry System Into Aquaculture

[one_third][/one_third]The Traditional Ruler of Banfeko Village in the Haut-kam Division, Chief Wotcheu Guy, has incorporated the Agroforestry System into his fish farms in the Village. This was disclosed during a Tree Transplanting Workshop organized recently by Trees Cameroon in this Division. Chief Wotcheu said he has planted over 2000 acacia around his fish pond, which … Read more

National Focal Point Lauds ERuDeF’s Implementation of ABS Initiative

[one_third][/one_third]Cameroon Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) National Focal Point at the Ministry of Environment Protection of Nature and Sustainable Development (MINEPDED), Lemnyuy William, has hailed the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF)’s efforts in the implementation of pilot ABS projects in Cameroon. He made this declaration during an ERuDeF- ABS Technical Meeting, July 06, 2016, … Read more

Community Forests in the South West Benefit From DRYAD Project

[one_third][/one_third]Some community forests in 4 Divisions of the Southwest Region have been selected for the DRYAD Project. DRYAD is a funding mechanism that channels public investment into Community Forestry Enterprises (CFEs) in developing countries. Launching the project recently at the Regional Delegation of Forestry and Wildlife (MINFOF), Buea, the Delegate, Mr Dipanda Issolla François, said … Read more

Information on the criteria for Annual NGO Awards

In choosing a winner, the Selection Panel considers the degree to which the organization achieves success in the following areas: Innovation: Developing an innovative approach to solve a pressing need within the regions. Leadership and Community Empowerment: Demonstrating leadership in inspiring change while addressing specific community needs. Impact: Tracking and documenting results that show a … Read more

RECRUITMENT @ ERuDeF

STAFF NEEDS IN ERuDeF 1.0: Finance Department 1.1: Junior Finance officer (Intern) (BSc) 2.0: Menji Regional Office 2.1: Accounting Officer (BS with experience required) 2.2: Human Resource Assistant (BS with experience required and top up to a MS in NGO Administration) 2.3: Regional Director (MSc, in wildlife, conservation, biodiversity, more than 5 years of experience) … Read more