Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi (WESM)
Established in 1947, WESM is the oldest conservation NGO in Malawi championing environmental education, natural resource management, conservation and research. It is a membership based organisation that was behind the proposal of establishment of major National Parks in Malawi. It holds historical biodiversity data and conduct research that inform national policy.
BirdLife Africa is developing relationships with various universities to share knowledge and expose African students to the real world of conservation and policy. Read more on the experiences of 3 PhD students who participated in the last UNEA session held in Kenya, from 28th February – 2nd March 2022.
From Nairobi, Abuja, Lagos, Calabar, and elsewhere, African conservationist leaders participating in the 19th Chief S.L Edu Memorial Lecture joined the Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF – BirdLife Partner) on 12th August 2021 to advocate for ecosystem restoration, challenging Nigerian youths to help save the planet.