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.”
This October, ASITY Madagascar (BirdLife Partner) released the first ever summary report on the state of the country’s bird populations. The publication reveals that many of the island’s birds are in urgent decline – but also points the way towards solutions founded on past successes.
t is with heavy hearts that we honour and say good-bye to Tony Wood, former BirdLife Zimbabwe President and Vice-President. Tony suffered a stroke at home late on Saturday afternoon 11th September and passed away on Sunday 12th September 2021.
When ancient Egyptian artists painted strange but lifelike geese on the side a tomb 4,600 years ago, they could never have expected they would become the subject of rigorous modern scientific study. But are these geese an extinct species, or just a flight of artistic fancy? We ask the experts.