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Identification and Validation of West African Freshwater Key Biodiversity Areas
Grantee Name: 
International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
HOTSPOT
Guinean Forests of West Africa
AMOUNT
US$219,702
DATES
Jul 2018
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Dec 2020
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Guinean Forests of West Africa
AMOUNT
US$219,702
DATES
Jul 2018
-
Dec 2020

Improve the conservation of freshwater biodiversity throughout the Guinean Forests of West Africa Hotspot by updating existing freshwater species Red List assessments, upgrading existing freshwater Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) to meet the new Global Standard and by identifying and validating additional freshwater KBAs not currently recognized in the ecosystem profile (CEPF 2015).

Strategic Direction: 3 Safeguard priority globally threatened species by identifying and addressing major threats and information gaps