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Capacity Building Fellowships in Southern Africa


Ref: 6101
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Julian Laird
Lead Institution: Earthwatch Europe
Host Country Institutions:
Start Date: 1997-05-01
End Date: 2000-03-31
Funding: £119,427.00
Website:
Status: Completed
Regions: Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries: Malawi, Namibia, Zambia
Purpose: To build capacity in the Southern African countries of Namibia, Malawi and Zambia through training individuals in taxonomy, the scientific method and the link between field research and conservation.
Outputs: Training materials; 15 students trained in biodiversity studies each year of 3 years; national press releases; creation of regional network; other funds attracted; network material circulated.

Related Projects: Conservation of the African penguin (Spheniscus Demersus)

Documents:
Title: 06-101 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]