When I graduated from the University in 2013, I was hoping to get a job immediately, but later discovered that I could not get a good job with my current certificate because there was no skill attached. After a hard struggle to get a professional certificate, I then...read more
My journey through the Master’s Programme at the ERuDeF Institute was never easy. Despite challenges I encountered during my course work, I am a proud pioneer leaver of this prestigious Institution. In fact, the Institution has transformed me into an Amphibian...read more
My name is Cathy and I am from Scotland. I am interested in conservation and I have a heard a lot about Cameroon and so I wanted to come and see it for myself. With this desire, I went searching when I came across the Environment and Rural Development Foundation...read more
Biodiversity conservation had never been my dream career. I had always wanted to be a medical doctor. All I studied and put interest in, was geared towards that. After my degree in Zoology at the University of Dschang, I could not achieve my dream; I even ran out of...read more
Last November 2017, the ERuDeF Institute of Biodiversity and Nonprofit Studies together with one of its volunteers, Cathy Besset for the first time went for a butterfly expedition on Mt Nlonako. Mount Nlonako, found in the Littoral Region of Cameroon, is located...read more
As part of her project to develop a curriculum for primary & secondary schools and community education on aspects of environmental dilemma in climate change, degradation, conservation and deforestation for the African Continent, African Conservation’s Katharina...read more
ERuDeF Junior Student Programme; Gate Way to Successful Conservation and Sustainable Development Career.
In a bid to foster conservation and empower the younger generation in specific skills, the ERuDeF institute of Biodiversity and Non-Profit Studies recently launched the ERuDeF Junior Student Programme in Collaboration with the Environment and Rural Development...read more
Some four landmark Masters of Science (MSc) theses have been defended in the area of biodiversity conservation and sustainable development at the ERuDeF Institute of Biodiversity and Non-Profit Studies. The defence took place last September 8, 2018 at the Institute’s...read more
Saving Cameroon’s Biodiversity Species Through Innovative Research; ERuDeF Institute’s Top Priority.
Man is inextricably connected to all levels of biodiversity irrespective of the niches in which they are found. This connectivity could either be provisory (providing man with food and water), regulatory (control of climate and diseases), supportive (nutrient cycles...read more