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Develope a Community Herbarium Empowering Communities

Empowering Communities

Njinikom, Cameroon by Empowering Communities
$204/week
4 - 24 weeks

Environment Conservation

Develop a herbarium containing all the medicinal plants commonly used in the local community of Oku and create a database for their identification

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Project Details

Offer social, economic and environmental empowerment to poor resource communities in rural and urban areas especially in the North West Cameroon

Our Objective is create an enabling volunteering environment in view of tackling community development challenges
Our vision is to attain environmental and human welfare sustainability at the local level. Our mission is elaborated on the principles of 'empowering people's abilities by reducing poverty and improving on the livelihood of the rural and indigenous people through volunteering and participation schemes so that people can meet up with a sustainable lifestyle'

The main focus of the project is on
NPO Status
Yes, registered non-profit organisation
Foundation Year
2010
Contact Person
Tah Kennette Konsum
Spoken Languages
English

Social Impact

Improved livelihood of different communities. The community members will be able to acquire different innovative the skills and improve indigenous methods methods that can enable them live healthy lifestyles, increase their incomes and sustainably manage their natural resources. In addition they will be opened to aspects of globalization such as human rights, democracy and the rule of law. The local people will learn to live in peace and harmony within their communities.

Pursued Sustainable Development Goals