Tunisia - Association Les Amis des Oiseaux (AAO)

BirdLife Partner

Founded in 1977
Members: 290
Staff: 5
Immeuble ERIS
Bureau N°4 au 2ème étage
14, Rue Ibn El Heni
2080 Ariana
Tel: +216 53 937 127; Fax: +216 71 717 860

Mission of the organisation

To protect birds, both resident and migratory.

Key Activities

  • Weekend birdwatching outings which take place across the country at a regional level
  • Various projects, including a Migratory Song Birds Campaign
  • Important Bird Areas projects
  • Campaign for the conservation of the Houbara
  • AAO has a joint project with the Ministry of the Environment on the conservation of three important islands: Galite, Zembra and Zembretta
  • The association works closely with local governments in undertaking conservation work on the ground