International Centre For Environmental Education and Community Development (ICENECDEV)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Background Information

ICENECDEV (International Center for Environmental Education & Community Development) was established in 2005, with registration number: 43/G.37/D.14/1/ VOL.BAPP/ in accordance of law Number. 90/53 of December 1990 under article 7 relating to the formation, governing and functioning of association in Cameroon. ICENECDEV is a resource- based organization. ICENECDEV works with a team of resource persons ,consultants and volunteers to address key Environmental issues related to social and Economic aspects of global, national and local concerns which affects lives, livelihoods and communities in Cameroon and African countries. ICENECDEV uses Environmental Education as an approach to share information, create awareness and address issues of global, national and local concern: climate change, Biodiversity conservation, marine litter, water and waste management, Air Quality monitoring, food security, land degradation and disaster risk reduction . ICENECDEV enforce and push conventions, Environmental legal instruments and mechanism ratified by Government of Cameroon and African Countries into national plan of action, development programmes which are translated into local actions and contributing to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs)


Transforming People to Change Attitudes in Order to Appreciate and Value our Ecological Assets and Natural Resources for Our Collective Future.

• Connecting People to Nature
ICENECDEV Founding Principles
The work of ICENECDEV deeply rooted in
• Needs of People
• Values of Nature
• Imperative for Collective Actions

Empowering people to protect the environment

To promote environmental governance and education To promote infrastructural development in rural communities To alleviate poverty in rural communities To promote the conservation of biodiversity in local communities To promote sustainable livelihood through income generation activities in rural communities To promote human development capital To protect communities from environmental hazards.

• Stakeholder Analysis and Dialogue
• Community Consultation
• Collaboration and Partnerships
• Networking and Information Sharing
ICENECDEV Activities
• Education and Training
• Field Research
• Campaigns
• Environmental Auditing
• Environmental Impact Assessment
• Policy Advocacy


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

ICENECDEV Associated to United Nations Department of Public Information ICENECDEV Accredited to United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) ICENECDEV Participant to United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact) ICENECDEV Accredited to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 2012 (UNCTAD) ICENECDEV Accredited to United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) ICENECDEV Accredited to World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) ICENECDEV Accredited to Ministry of External Relations Cameroon (Government) Reg No. 0006282DIPL/D#/SDCD/ONG ICENECDEV, A Member of Mountain Partnership of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) ICENECDEV, A Partner of Sustainable Sanitation Alliance (SuSanA) Germany ICENECDEV, A Member of 1% for the Planet USA ICENECDEV in Special in Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) ICENECDEV Partner of the UN Sustainable Food Systems (SFS) Programme of the 10-Year Framework for Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns (10YFP) ICENECDEV, A Member of Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organization (GEIDCO) China

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Doing business with the poor; Project funding; Provision all (4)

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Cameroon; Equatorial Guinea; Nigeria; Rwanda Asia: Indonesia; Republic of Korea

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Community development; Environment and all (8)