AllยปCameroon-Forestry And Environmental Conservation Society FOECONS

Cameroon-Forestry And Environmental Conservation Society FOECONS

Project id:12
Date submitted:2012-07-20
Date approved:2013-09-13
Project name:Forestry and Environmental Conservation Society - FOECONS
Short description:Forests plantation development
Country name:Cameroon
Region name:Africa
Address:FOECONS
All For God street Fiango - Kumba
P o Box 602 Kumba ,South west Region - Cameroon
Commitment:No commitment required
Type of work:Community Work
Required skills:Skills in tree nursery raising (silviculture,arboretum). But we can considered any unskilled volunteer
Costs:Less than 500 USD / month
Contact person:Fozao Felix
Email:    (Note: email address is triple protected from spammers.)
Website: http://www.foecons.org
Phone:+237 33 10 49 34
Full description:This project consist of creating community forest plantations in Kumba I.Kumba II and Kumba III and to create an arboretum at Government Technical High School Kumba.Activities include,Seed collection,nursery raising, land survey,planting out
Additional info:The Forestry and Environmental Conservation Society (FOECONS), is a non-profit, civil society organization founded in 2003 and legalized under country laws in 2004 under the registration number: G39/10/014/5/113/04. Its mission is to engage community dwellers to combat physical and man-made degradation and destruction of economically important environmental and forest genetic resources. FOECONS efforts include scaling up Community Organic Agriculture and Agroforestry practices; afforestation and reforestation; reducing unscrupulous tree harvesting and slash-and-burn practices of farming; and educating and engaging local people in environmentally sound agricultural practices. FOECONS decided in 2008 to integrate health and health related issues into its domain of interest and she currently working on the following: Malaria, HIV, and Tuberculosis, and some water related diseases as Cholera and dysentery.