Founded in 1994 in Yaoundé Cameroon with authorisation number 00085/RDA/J06/BAPP, the Cameroon Wildlife Conservation Society (CWCS) is a national Conservation NGO working with the Government of Cameroon and other conservation NGOs and partners on environmental issues related to sustainable natural resource utilisation and economic development through:
- Capacity building;
- Environmental education;
- Policy and advocacy;
- Specialised research and studies targeting endangered and flagship species;
- Development of national and sub regional networks with other conservation NGOs;
- Support grass root conservation work with local communities within threatened ecosystems.