Improved knowledge of Congolese society LITTLE GIRL, foreign residents and international tourists on Natural and Cultural Heritage of the DRC through an ecotourism program in the territory of Kabare
COUNTRY: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO EXACT LOCATION: Lwiro, News, On Kivu
SOCIO LOCAL: Research Center of Natural Sciences and cooperates DRC
FINANCED: Foundation & oacute; n Biodiversity and private funds
PERFORMING & Auto A: 2011-2016
The project objective is to strengthen infrastructure and ENABLING & oacute; n ecotourism operators in rivere YEAR areas; as the National Park Kahuzi-Biega, World Heritage in Danger since 1997 because of the effects of many of CHILDREN war.
National Park Kahuzi-Biega is, además, the refuge of the species TUNIC the world gorilla gorilla or eastern graueri, of which there are only about 250 Individuals. And STILL be found within other 19 species on the red list of the Uni & oacute; n the International Energy Conservation & oacute; n of Nature, IUCN.
Definitely, the park and its surroundings have much m & aacute; s that offer visitors the gorilla tracking. That is why cooperates commitment to strengthen protection program & oacute; n biodiversity THROUGH eacute; s ecotourism projects, que además, generate resources in the population & oacute; n surrounding the Kahuzi Biega, condition & oacute; n unavoidable for a conservation project & oacute; n feasible.
The project helps increase and adapt infrastructure and to implement tools for increasing influx of tourists improvement and satisfaction of tourists.