1. Benin

    [IUCN Congress 2020 series] Mobilising West African youth for nature conservation

    14 October 2020

    In West Africa, youth have long been largely indifferent towards nature conservation. In recent years, however, some... Read more

  2. Maximin Djondo shows plastic pollution in Benin

    The value of your network – Who’s your “inside (wo)man”?

    23 April 2020

    ‘I’m not good at networking’ is a phrase we hear all too often. Talking to strangers about your latest plans can feel... Read more

  3. Corporate social responsability café Benin

    The ‘CSR café’: where business meets civil society

    6 April 2020

    What if civil society organisations could meet up with business in an informal way to... Read more

  4. Ouémé River Basin in Benin

    First-ever environmental flow assessment in Benin successfully completed

    11 March 2020

    How much water from the Ouémé river in Benin should be reserved to maintain important... Read more

  5. Learning exchange on Environmental Flow Assessment

    Embedding Environmental Flow Assessments in policies and practice

    3 September 2019

    Environmental Flow Assessments determine how much water is needed to ensure functioning... Read more

  6. Sitatunga

    Partner organization in Benin wins Equator Prize

    2 July 2019

    IUCN NL partner organization Centre Régional de Recherche et d’Education pour un Développement Intégré (CREDI) is one... Read more

  7. Ouémé River Basin in Benin

    Assessing environmental flows to secure ecosystem services in Benin

    17 April 2019

    Developments planned for the Ouémé Delta in Benin will alter the hydrological regime of currently free-flowing rivers... Read more

  8. Sacred forest of Bamezoun, Benin

    Recognition for Indigenous and Community Conserved Areas in Togo and Benin

    27 March 2018

    Like in most developing countries, nature in West Africa is under severe pressure from... Read more

  9. Acadjas in Lake Nokoué, Benin

    Involving communities to adopt sustainable fishing methods

    6 December 2017

    Lake Nokoué in Benin is so filled with fishing nets, it is hardly navigable anymore.... Read more

  10. Vissers in Afrika

    How to improve ecosystems while making profit

    17 March 2017

    “For 1 euro investment, you will get 3 euros in return. And what’s more, you will help... Read more