Nature Mauritania is a non-profit environmental protection association. It operates throughout the country and in the sub-region. The quality of its human resources in terms of conservation in general and bird monitoring in particular, makes it a reference at national level.
“An idea is worthless if it is not implemented. I have been lucky enough to work with an organisation where all ideas are welcome.”
Amady N’DIAYE – Head of IBAs, Nature Mauritanie
Wetlands are highly productive and biologically diverse systems that are vital in enhancing water quality, controlling erosion, maintaining stream flows, and sequestering carbon. They are equally relevant due to their importance for biodiversity preservation and their biological services for humankind.
The PAPFor project aimed at tackling the problems of forest degradation through working with rural communities to create awareness on the importance of protecting the forest while at the same time promoting alternative livelihood options.