Visuel Geoffroy Mauvais

Geoffroy Mauvais

coordinator of the IUCN Program on African Protected Areas

3 published articles

Protected areas in africa: “efforts need to especially focus on governance”
Interview

Protected areas in africa: “efforts need to especially focus on governance”

In 2012, IUCN launched the Green List of protected areas. Geoffroy Mauvais, coordinator of PAPACO (Program on African Protected Areas & Conservation) explains how it creates a reference model on how to manage these protected areas.
Geoffroy Mauvais
“With MOOCs, we can certainly revolutionize access to knowledge in Africa”
Interview

“With MOOCs, we can certainly revolutionize access to knowledge in Africa”

In October 2015, IUCN’s Program on African Protected Areas & Conservation (PAPACO) put online the first MOOC on protected areas management for students and professionals in Africa. This innovative experience has been a great success and is expected to continue with the development of a...
Geoffroy Mauvais
Interview

"Protected areas are the foundations of our future"

The World Parks Congress will be held in Sydney from 12 to 19 November. It will be focusing on a specific subject: protected areas. There are now over 200,000 protected areas. They are very diverse: large, small, community- or State-based, forest or mountain areas, desert or marine areas… but...
Geoffroy Mauvais