Project

Rehabilitating and Reinforcing Strategic Patrol Posts in the Okapi Wildlife Reserve

Duration
2020 - 2021
Location
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Species protected
Okapi Okapia johnstoni

Project objectives

The project will advance an operational strategy to disrupt illegal mining, with the aims of rehabilitating and securing the natural heritage of the Okapi Wildlife Reserve.

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.

Threaths

Poaching