Salonga National Park at international biodiversity conference
ICCN and WWF presented Salonga National Park’s conservation approach at the 14th Conference of Parties of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP14) in Sharm el Sheik, Egypt.
Benoit Kisuki, ICCN’s Director of Finance and Administration and CorPPN General Aguru emphasized the role of communities play in successful conservation in and around the park. They presented the main pillars of ICCN’s Community Conservation Strategy and how this plays out in Salonga.
The discussion was part of a one day event organized by WWF-International that examined the role of nature for Africa’s development and infrastructure.
Good news on World Bonobo Day
Surveys confirm critical importance of Salonga National Park for bonobos, forest elephants and other emblematic species in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Book about Salonga National Park
At the Congo Basin Forest Partnership Meeting ICCN Director General and Director of Salonga National Park launched a book about the park.
Installation of boardwalk
Boardwalks between the Lokofa patrol station and the Bekalikali bai have been installed.