Founded in 2010, the Nature-Communities-Development association is a national organisation that works for the conservation of nature, the protection of the environment and in particular birds, the promotion of biodiversity and the enhancement of ecosystems natural in Senegal. It also participates in improving the living conditions of local communities through training and support towards sustainable income-generating activities.
The Mission of Nature-Communities-Development is to work to develop volunteering and mobilise expertise for the conservation, enhancement and advocacy for biodiversity, and in particular for birds. NCD wants to make the life of local communities more sustainable.
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.