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N°: 124

Equipment for rescue programme for white rhino and elephants in Garamba National Park

Democratic Republic of the Congo
State Party
40,000 USD
Approved amount
30 Jun 1983
Decision Date
Process Step
Amount Requested: 0 USD
Type of Assistance: Natural / Emergency
Previous Id: 1983-007
Post Conflict: Yes
World Bank: 0
LDC: Yes
N°: 124
Decision: Approved
Decision by: Bureau
Approved amount: 40,000 USD
Decision Date: 30 Jun 1983

Committee Decisions

Code: 07BUR V19

19. The Bureau accorded $ 40,000 in emergency assistance to the Republic of Zaire to carry out - in collaboration with IUCN, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the Francfort Zoological Garden Society - a project to save the fauna of Garamba National Park (in particular the white rhinoceros population decimated by poaching).

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