Investing in island biodiversity through increasing capacity fo conservation medicine


Seychelles
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative
darwin initiative

Ref: EIDPR131

Status: Completed

Round:
17
Funding Scheme:
Scoping
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Start Date:
01-04-10
End Date:
31-03-11
Funding:
£2,440.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Seychelles
Project Summary:
The objectives of the trip will include: 1) To determine whether the veterinary capacity that is needed to meet the conservation medicine needs of the Seychelles can be supplied from within the existing structure given appropriate training. 2) To determine whether the organisations are involved in and responsible for biodiversity conservation and species recovery in the Seychelles would support this Darwin initiative and what they could contribute to meeting the overall goals of the proposed project. 3) To determine what, logistically, needs to take place in order for the proposed project to achieve its aim of increasing the conservation medicine capacity in the Seychelles.