Support for conservation and monitoring
FTNS has contributed to the implementation of several activities and investments for the functioning of the monitoring teams
FTNS has contributed to the implementation of several activities and investments for the functioning of the monitoring teams, and the mobilization of local actors for actions to protect the resources of the TNS parks.
In specific ways, the support of the FTNS has facilitated:
Support for the creation and operation of BLAB
The TNS Anti-Poaching Brigade, a unit bringing together ecoguards from the three TNS parks, remains a major achievement of FTNS, which has been covering its operating costs since its creation. In addition, FTNS grants facilitated: the construction of office buildings at BLAB headquarters in Nyangouté, the acquisition of office equipment and furniture, electrification and drinking water supply to the site, the acquisition of dugouts with off-board for patrol missions in the Sangha River, the acquisition of dirt bikes, the acquisition and installation of radio equipment for telecommunications, and the financing of the BLAB’s operations.
Located in Nyangouté (Central African Republic) has reduced poaching pressure at this intersection of the three TNS parks. The construction of office buildings for BLAB headquarters in Nyangouté.