The global population of Asiatic elephant has been estimated at around 48,323–51,680 in the wild (Menon and Tiwari 2019). The number of elephants in the world has been quickly declining over the past several decades. Wild Asian elephants (Elephans maximus) is classified as endangered species in the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) red list and Appendix I species in the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES
On World Environment Day 2021, we organized a series of activities in one of the Secondary schools in Yaoundé. Our theme was “Ecosystem Restoration, Act Now, Restore Nature and Livelihoods” The first Activity was an Environmental Quiz that was taken by over 100 students. The aim of the environmental quiz was to test students’ knowledge about environmental issues, raise awareness about the environmental challenges plaguing our world, and foster action towards climate change, e
**NOTE: DUE TO AN OVERWHELMING AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS, THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN CHANGED TO JUNE 30** Are you a young person passionate about leading the environmental movement in your community/country? The International Student Environmental Coalition (ISEC) is now accepting applications for new National Directors. JOIN our Network of over 30 Countries to lead and champion climate and environmental justice in your country. ISEC is a youth-led global network of over 30 countries
On May 14, 2021, ISEC Liberia, in collaboration with the Environmental Science Students Association, organized a Day of Action titled “Working Within Environmental Limits.” They mobilized over 200 students for a clean-up campaign and education session on pressing environmental justice issues within Liberia. The program was in honor of Sister Mary Laurene Browne for her selfless sacrifices for a sustainable educational environment.