Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF)
The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) is the foremost environmental membership based NGO in Nigeria established in 1980, with a focus to promote nature conservation and sustainable development. NCF is the BirdLife International Partner in Nigeria, an Associate of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), and a Member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Our multitier membership model enables the Foundation to achieve its Vision and Mission while providing mutually beneficial privileges for its members.
“Human beings will benefit more if they allow the environment to express its God-given nature.”
Metre by metre, climate change and over-farming are degrading Africa’s formerly productive Sahel region and threatening not just wildlife habitat, but also people’s survival. However, there’s epic ambition to restore depleted lands and grow a 7,000-km natural wonder across the entire width of the continent. It’s showing that some walls can actually be liberating…
Sometimes, to solve the problems of the future, we need to look to the ideas of the past. Discover how the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is helping communities in Morocco to revive the traditional sylvo-pastoral resource management system “Agdal” to avoid more rangelands degradation and restore degraded rangelands.
Across Africa, vulture populations have catastrophically declined over the last 50 years, with overall decline rates of up to 97%. Today, 7 out of 11 African-Eurasian vulture species are at risk of extinction, underlining this decline.