Km 29, Ikom-Obudu Road
Cross River State
Interest in Forestry: peripheral
Mission Statement: To manage the tropical rainforest sustainably, while at the same time improving the livelihood of local community members using participatory methodology.
Organisational Goals: To engage in development activities which improve the lives of the disadvantaged and powerless members of the society
- To advocate for and defend fundamental human rights of women in prison and those awaiting trials
- To encourage gender equity and mass participation in social justice
Program Areas/Project Details:
1.) Community development and environmental education using community theatre and community radio
2.) Community forest initiative - demarcation of community forest, stock inventory of timber/NTFPs and mapping.
3.) Micro-credit - Approximately 123 beneficiaries have benefited so far from a Living Earth Nigeria (LENF) grant, 60% of which were women.
4.) HIV/AIDS and reproductive health mainstreaming
5.) Gender empowerment and mainstreaming
6.) Sustainable natural resource management and water and sanitation