Commonwealth NGOs
related to forestry

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bullet2 Cullman and Hurt Community Wildlife Project

PO Box 8325





Type:  NGO   

Scope:  local   

Interest in Forestry:  peripheral


Aims of the project are :

- To involve local communities in the promotion of wildlife and habitat conservation through the proper sustainable utilisation of renewable resources;

- To promote and encourage village anti-poaching programmes;

- To co-operate and help the Wildlife Department in all its conservation ideals;

- To discourage illegal, unselective and wasteful use of wildlife, such as commercial meat poaching, by such means as cable long line snaring;

- To help local communities understand and manage wildlife in a sustainable manner and to take on responsibility for its long term stewardship;

- To ensure that communities benefit from wildlife in terms of money, employment, food and community projects. bounced