Development of a monitoring and training unit for the World Heritage Sites of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)


Congo, Dem. Rep.
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Ref: 9-020

Status: Completed

Round:
8
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Institut Congolais pour la Conservation de la Nature (ICCN)
Start Date:
01-01-01
End Date:
31-03-04
Funding:
£132,100.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Project Summary:
To support ongoing practical conservation of biodiversity in DRC at five World Heritage Sites (Garamba NP, Kahuzi-Biega NP, Okapi NP, Salonga NP and Virunga NP) with special emphasis on Garamba National Park
Project Outputs:
Production of training manual and summary sheets for all sites. Train 4 patrol leaders, who will then train 40 park guards. Provide training in law enforcement training and monitoring at each of five World Heritage sites. Publish 4 papers in peer reviewed journals. MSc courses by 2 Congolese Wildlife Research and Management officers. Establish law enforcement and biodiversity monitoring training mobile unit in Garamba. Present results at conferences.


Documents:
Title: 9-020 FR
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00