Meeting with local partner institutions in Kisangani and Kinshasa, DR Congo
From November 20 -30, CEBioS staff member Hilde Keunen was in Kisangani and Kinshasa, DR Congo to meet with local partner institutions.
The aims of the mission were:
- Launching the project ‘Digitisation of documents about biodiversity, present at the Centre de Surveillance de la Biodiversité (CSB) in Kisangani’
- Developing a Memorandum of Understanding between the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences/CEBioS and the CSB with the involvement of the National and Provincial Ministries for the Environment
- Finalising the project conceptualisation for a baseline study about the effect of sensitization projects executed by VVOB-RD Congo, in cooperation with the National Ministry for the Environment and the National Ministry for Primary and Secondary Schooling.