Mon, 17/08/2015 - 15:12
Lake Victoria Sunset Birders (LVSB) is a Site Support Group (SSG) based in Dunga Swamp on the shores of Lake Victoria in Western Kenya. The group is mainly composed of young people, with a total membership of 32, (25 men and seven women) all shar
Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Africa
Wed, 22/07/2015 - 08:26
As part of BirdLife’s Improving Livelihoods Project in Oursi village, Burkina Faso, together with Living on the Edge, a sustainable land use project in the Sahel region, a local community has launched a grinding mill. The aim is to generate income and to alleviate hardships faced by both women and children in processing food for consumption at the household level.
Local Empowerment - Africa
Thu, 26/02/2015 - 09:21
Involving women in conservation - a smart plan, or still a bit of a taboo? Conservation International, supported by BirdLife International, funds five small and innovative projects in East Africa that aim to provide a better understanding of what's really going on between men and women in environmental decision-making. The first of a series of eyeopening articles...