Category Archives: Forestry

50 Eco-Clubs Created In Lebialem Division

Over fifty eco-clubs for environmental education have been created by the ERuDeF Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) team in school in Lebialem Division. By Che Azenyui Bruno This was the outcome of an assessment carried out by members of the ESD team at the start of the 2015/2016 academic year. The clubs, whose main activities […]

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Bamumbu Fon Promises Land for Community Forest

The Fon of Bamumbu, HRH Fon Lekunze Andreas, has promised to allocate land for the creation of a community forest in his fondom. By Kenmene Lea Alida Fon Lekunze made this promise at a workshop organized October 15, 2015, at the Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife (MINFOF) hall, Buea, to brainstorm on the possibility of […]

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ERuDeF Shortlisted For Southwest Implementation

DRYAD Project: ERuDeF Shortlisted For Southwest Implementation On October 15-16, 2015, ERuDEF received a team from the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) in Yaounde on a Due Diligent Visit led by Dr. Divine Foundjem Tita. The aim of the visit was to understand ERuDeF after the organization was selected amongst four other organizations for the Due […]

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Akwaya Is In Big, Big Trouble: More Nigeria Than Cameroon!

By 1963, Akwaya was already a territory in decline. And the leaders knew it. Akwaya has missed many development warning signs. The realities are chilling, even after 50 years. Swimming across dangerous rivers to go to school or market during the rainy season is a daily deadly ritual. Humans, and sometimes an unfortunate vehicle, get swept […]

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Endangered Wildlife Of Lebialem Losing Forest Homes

Burgeoning deforestation, overhunting and poaching in the Lebialem conservation complex in the Southwest Region of Cameroon are promoting threats to the already huge population of endangered animals in the area. “Not only the Cross River Gorilla, the Nigerian-Cameroon Chimpanzee, Forest Elephant, the Red River Hog and even the rare bird, the Bannerman Turaco, are in […]

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