Protecting Endangered Giant and White-bellied Pangolins in Nigeria

Protecting Endangered Giant and White-bellied Pangolins in Nigeria

Tim Wacher
Grantee African Nature Investors
Type Protecting Pangolin Landscapes
Location Gashaka Gumti National Park in Nigeria
Grant Amount $70,000
Duration 1 year

To protect Endangered Giant and White-bellied pangolins, the PCF is supporting Africa Nature Investors (ANI) in their work with communities to protect Gashaka Gumti National Park in Nigeria. This incredible wilderness is the only place in Nigeria where rare Giant pangolins are known to live.  ANI are also piloting a new initiative to support livlihoods for community members living around the park.