Improving Large Carnivore Conservation in the Fazao-Malfakassa and Djamdè Protected Areas

2019 - 2021
Species protected
African Lion Panthera leo
Leopard Panthera pardus

Project objectives

  • Confirm the presence of lions and leopard via updated scientific evidence;
  • Integrate the habitats of these two species into “core zones” in the protected areas;
  • Share the results of the project in scientific publications and through workshops that will help with the conservation efforts of these species.


Habitat loss & degradation

This project is a part of the IUCN SOS African Wildlife initiative, which is funded by the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DG Devco) through its B4Life initiative.