Ecosystem-wide forest conservation in DRC using okapi as a flagship
Dr Noelle Kumpel
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
Host Country Institutions:
Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN), Gilman International Conservation (GIC) / White Oak Conservation Center, WCS - Wildlife Conservation Society, Lukuru Foundation (Lukuru Project / TL2 Project), Okapi Conservation Project
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Forest biodiversity across okapi range conserved with equitable benefits to local communities, through building capacity of park authorities to manage protected areas and the development of sustainable livelihoods which value forest ecosystem services alongside communities outside protected areas
Related Projects: Wildlife Wood Project