Gola Rainforest Directors Appointed

Posted on May 5, 2016 at 10:10 AM

The Gola Rainforest National Park is managed by the Gola Rainforest Conservation LG (non-profit company limited by guarantee) registered in Sierra Leone.

Hon Minister of Agriculture Forestry and Food Security (MAFFS) Professor Monty Jones, Member of the Gola Rainforest Conservation Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG) met with fellow members, the Conservation Society of Sierra Leone and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (both partners of BirdLife International) to kick off the non-profit company. This resulted in the appointment of the Directors of the company who met for the very first time last week. The four Directors oversee the delivery of the Gola REDD Project against the VCS and CCBA standards, ensuring the direct benefits to local livelihoods and biodiversity. 

Directors of the Gola Rainforest Conservation LG, from Left to Right: Alameen Kanneh (Paramount Chief Representative), Sheku Kamara (CSSL), Kate Garnett (GoSL/National Protected Areas Authority), Nicolas Tubbs (RSPB) 



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