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cop15 équipe du Cameroun
Cameroon defends the urgency of a special financing mechanism for Biodiversity and the need for capacity building for all. In front of the members of Governments from all over the world present today at the High Level Segment of the second part of the COP 15, the Minister of Environment, Protection…
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The world's most important meeting on Biological Diversity opened on Wednesday, December 7 in Montreal, Canada, and has already started to move forward with a series of meetings and side events that will continue until December 19. Cameroon naturally prepared a mixed delegation headed by H.E. HELE…
scholarship for master programmes
Introducing: ICP Connect Presenting ICP Connect: a new VLIR-UOS framework for ICPs. This aims to integrate global perspectives in a systematic way and strengthen partner countries and network dimensions into existing Master’s programmes. ICP Connect study programmes are accredited international…
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What is an ITP? International Training Programmes (ITP) are short to medium-term, intensive, interactive, and practical trainings organised at a university or university college in Belgium/Flanders. The trainings target participants from 31 scholarship countries with relevant professional experience…
First harvest of “manatee honey” at Lake Ossa
In May 2020, the AMMCO team met with one of the fishermen, converted to beekeeping, to collect the first liter of honey. Only one liter? The results seem meager but encouraging. Here is the story of the project. Beekeeping is one of the alternative activities to fishing launched by AMMCO with the…
15th rescue within one year
This part of Africa where AMMCO is situated is known generally for overexploitation of fisheries due to certain belief that the ocean is self-replenishing. This nonchalant act has rendered a lot of important species endangered. A notable example are the iconic sea turtle species. They are widely…
Gilles Etoga signs the deal on behalf of WWF Cameroon
Daphne, Salatiel, Mr. Leo and actress Laura Onyama join WWF as Champions for a New Deal for Nature and People A cream of very popular young Cameroonian artists has joint forces with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to raise their voices for the planet and champion calls for a New Deal for Nature…
People around the world invited to join in boosting momentum for most successful global anti-poverty push in history. With 1,000 days remaining to the end of 2015 – the target date for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is…
La BES offre des subventions pour promouvoir l'excellence en recherche écologique, aide à financer la formation, les voyages et la communication de la science de l'écologie aussi largement que possible. Ces dernières années, plus de £ 200.000 par an ont été attribué à travers diverses subventions du…
The CABIN project (Central African Biodiversity Information Network) supported by the Directorate General of the Belgian Development Cooperation (DGD) and initiated by the Royal Museum for Central Africa (RMCA) is organising a second call for proposals for the mobilisation and on-line publication of…