Conservation Management Training and Capacity Building in Sub-Saharan Africa
Dr Elizabeth Hughes
Aberystwyth University - ICPL
Host Country Institutions:
University of KwaZulu Natal - CEAD
http://www.protected-landscapes.org/Darwin.html or www.cead.org.za/Teaching/index.asp?ID=433
To develop the capacity of a key natural resource training centre to provide DL programs in integrated protected area management.To generate a steady flow of trained & skilled conservation professionals in Sub-Saharan Africa.
DL concept & logistics discussed & formulatedScope of DL materials agreed & developedAdministrative systems at CEAD establishedRegional Support Network established12 professionals recruited to CEAD MSc. DL programme.
Related Projects: Distance Learning for Biodiversity Conservation in Small Island Developing States