Congo Basin Grant Program

Current CBGP Awards

For the 2016-2017 cycle, CARN awarded 16 CBGP grants to recipients conducting a wide range of research throughout the Congo Basin. In 2014, CARN awarded six CBGP grants to recipients conducting work ranging from the plasticity of butterflies in the face of climate change to mammalian species richness and dung beetle community structure on Mount Cameroon to the diet composition of Duikers in Lope National Park.

2018 Projects


Malange Nanyongo Fedo

University of Buea, Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Cameroon
Effects of Palm Oil Plantation Development on the Threat Status and Occurrence of Rainforest Birds in Talangaye, Cameroon

January 22, 2018

Mayi Marie Paul Audrey

University of Dschang, Cameroon
Mosquitoes as bio-indicators of forest degradation and environmental health in the South West Region of Cameroon

January 22, 2018

  • An amphibian sanctuary in Cameroon
  • Dung beetles: the unsung heroes of ecosystem health
  • Rykielle Grace Josene Mpikou

    Dynamique et stock de carbone de la litière en forêt naturelle du Nord du Congo

    January 22, 2018

    Phanuella Djanteng Seme

    Dja Biosphere Reserve in 2025: A view by local populations

    January 22, 2018

    Walter Paulin Tapondjoi Nkonemeneck

    Herpetological assessment of a central African rainforest refuge, the Kimbi-Fungom National Park, North-west Cameroon

    January 22, 2018

    Ichu Ichu Godwill

    Status and threats to Pangolins in the Deng-Deng National Park, Cameroon

    January 22, 2018

  • Understanding the environmental and social impacts of Cameroon's garlic trees
  • Marcelle Armande

    Soil organic carbon (SOC) stocks following changes in land use and soil types in the Chaillu forest massif

    January 22, 2018

    Saddam Assani

    Conception d’une application intelligente d’identification des plantes ligneuses tropicales

    January 22, 2018

    Paul Pamela Tabi Eckebill

    Biological interactions between edible caterpillars and timber in Central Africa: the case of Imbrasia oyemensis(Saturniidae) and Entandrophragma cylindricum(Meliaceae)

    January 22, 2018