Eco Conscious Developments (ECODEV) seeks to propagate sustainable use of natural resources, build a sustainable culture based on practical ecology responsible resource use and implementing ecosystem - based conservation and Renewable energy projects. These provides for ecology conscious socially acceptable and economic viable community development.
Eco Conscious Developments (ECODEV) thinks and acts locally and internationally. They are based in Ikom Cross RiverState, Nigeria with partner groups around the world. They are working toward sustainable development globally. They seek to implement Renewable Energy and Sustainable Agric projects in Nigeria. They work towards building the capacities of community members on the managment of watersheds, forests, natural resources and the development of ecoturism and alternative livelihoods.
They welcome visitors, members, volunteers, interns, researchers and Tourists,to their projects and program areas. Their programs are equally open for sponsorship/funding.
ECODEV considers its long-term goal to be the conservation of unique and biodiversity rich habitats ( biodiversity hot spots of the World) through socio-economic based community empowerment.
The best time to act positively, with sustainability as a watch word, is "NOW".
The organisation was founded in 1998, as a Membership and Volunteer based Civil Society Organisation. ECODEV remains a pro People and Environment Organisation. Their main focus is on sustainable Development/Habitat conservation. They seek to achieve these, through sustainable Agriculture, Renewable Energy and Community Economic empowerment. They advocate for as well as seek to provide alternative sources of livelihoods, in forest Communities. And encourage the implimentation of ecologically sound and economically viable ventures, with the view of protecting their Uniqe/Pristine Rainforest ecosystem. Their three directional approach programmes, aims to harmonize the socio-economic and ecological benefits which are at odds, through environmental awareness creation, workshop facilitation and eco conscious projects execution.
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