Recruitment @ ERuDeF

The Environment and Rural Development Foundation ( ERuDeF) is a non-profit non-governmental organisation whose goal is conserving wildlife and protecting fragile environments through research, training, education and community engagement. The Chief Executive of ERuDeF) is seeking to recruit a Research and Development Officer for its Social Business Division. The candidate for this position should possess at least the … Read more

ERuDeF-UK To Erect Research & Ecotourism Centre In Tofala

[one_third][/one_third] A state of the art research centre and an ecological lodge would soon be erected in Besali, a community adjacent to the Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary. The United Kingdom branch of the Environment and Rural Development (ERuDeF-UK), disclosed their plans during a feasibility study carried out in the area, January 31 to February 3, … Read more

Government To Create Another Protected Area In Southwest Cameroon

[one_half][/one_half] Cameroon Government through the Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife (MINFOF), has officially declared her intention to move the proposed Mak-Betchou Wildlife Sanctuary in the Lebialem Division, Southwest Cameroon, into a protected area. This information was made known through a Public Notice issued early February, 2017. The Public Notice informs adjacent communities to the proposed … Read more

ERuDeF UK Supports Education in Besali, SW Cameroon

[one_third][/one_third] Some gifts comprising of solar computers, books, pens, and other didactic materials have been donated to some schools in Besali, a village in Lebialem, Southwest Cameroon. The donation exercise was carried out by the United Kingdom branch of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF UK). According to the Chair of ERuDeF UK, John … Read more

Elites, Chiefs… To ‘Meet’ Forestry Minister For Protected Area Creation in Nkongho-Mbo

[one_third][/one_third] The chiefs and elites of Nkongho-Mbo have resolved to transmit a letter to the Minister of Forestry and Wildlife, in the months ahead, expressing their desire for the creation of a protected area in their clan. This resolution was arrived at, January 13, 2017, at the end of the Nkongho-Mbo Review and Planning Meeting … Read more

Obituary

ERUDEF LOSES VICE PRESIDENT [one_third][/one_third] Members and staff of the Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF), woke up to the shocking news of the passing away of one of the Organisation’s Board of Trustees, members, Francis Leku Azenaku. He was reported dead Sunday February 12, 2017 at the Yaounde University Teaching hospital, after suffering from … Read more

Discover Mt Bamboutos:

CAMROON’S KEY WATERSHED WITH HIGH BIODIVERSITY NEAR EXTINCTION [one_third][/one_third] Mount Bamboutos, which is part of the Cameroon Highlands Forest, represents a key watershed, supplying at least one third of water feeding the major hydro-power system in Cameroon at Edea. It is the second most important water tower (hydrological basin) in Cameroon, after the Adamawa Plateaux. … Read more

Workplan for Development Of Tofala Management Plan Established

[one_third][/one_third] A Workplan outlining activities that will speed-up the elaboration and validation of a Management Plan for the Tofala Hill Wildlife Sanctuary (THWS) has been instituted. It was established, Saturday February 18, 2017 during a meeting grouping stakeholders charged with the setting up of ground works that will eventually see the institution of the plan. … Read more

Communities Use Forest Watcher To Detect Deforestation In Upper Bayang

[one_third][/one_third] Forest Watcher is the Global Forest Watch (GFW)’s application, which helps in the determination of the cause(s) and intensity of deforestation and degradation. The Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF), with the support of GFW, recently installed this app in smart phones of community members in the Upper Bayang Subdivision. With the application installed, … Read more