August 2022 Webinar - Urban Wetland Management in Cameroon: Challenges and Prospects
Thursday, August 18, 2022 (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM) (EDT)
Monthly webinars are offered as a benefit of membership. Once each quarter, in March, July, September, and December, the monthly SWS webinar is open for non-members to attend (and at no cost), as well.
The webinar will be on urban wetland management in Cameroon, where we will look at- Ramsar sites in Cameroon,-Highlight the policies and organs involved in wetland management.-Challenges and prospects involved in the management of these wetlands.-Case study; Urban wetlands of Yaounde VII Subdivision.
Speaker: Kongnso Edith
Kongnso W. Edith is a PhD fellow at the University of Bamenda, Cameroon, and has been a researcher at the Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation (MINRESI) / National Institute of Cartography in Cameroon since January 2016. She applies GIS and remote sensing in natural resource management and environmental protection with a focus on wetlands.