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Training for conservation and sustainable use of reptiles in Togo

 

Key Facts

FUNDING SCHEME ICON
FUNDING SCHEME
Main Project
VALUE ICON
VALUE
£82,511
WHERE ICON
WHERE
Togo

Summary

To train develop capacity within Togo to undertake field assessments of selected reptiles and to develop management plans and longer term monitoring to regulate and manage the use of these reptile species to ensure their long term survival and contribution to local economies.
 
Status Completed_noFR
Reference 70-60
Round 6
Start 01/12/1998
End 30/06/2001

Project Leader

Lead Organisation

Project Partners
MoW - Togo, IUCN - West Africa


Regions
Sub-Saharan Africa

Countries
Togo

Project Outputs
Train 3 Togolese students for at least 1 year. Produce management plan covering 6 species, Submit 2 papers to peer reviewed journals. Hold workshop in Lome. Present results at several workshops including an international herpetological congress. Enhance networking by further development of links with IUCN/SSC West Africa Sustainable Use Specialist Group, IUCN/SSC African Reptile Amphibian Specialist Group and other universities. Establish a series of field plots for future reptile monitoring.


Documents:
Download: Application Form - 7-060 App - 07/02/2022