Project

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

Duration
2019 - 2021
Location
Togo
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.

This project is implemented by Association Togolaise pour la Conservation de la Nature.

Threaths

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.