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 Engagement and 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...
Local Engagement and Empowerment Programme