Natural Resource Management

  • Natural Resource Management

    Enhancing capacity of civil society to secure and improve livelihoods of populations through sustainable natural resource utilization

  • Environmental Governance

    Strengthening capacity of civil society organizations and governments to effectively respond to environmental challenges through development and/or effective implementation of appropriate environmental policies and legislation

  • Climate Change

    Providing effective tools and leadership for civil society and private sector to adapt to, and mitigate the effects of climate change

  • Ecoforum Journal

    Environmental journal facilitating connection and learning, fostering vibrant debate and negotiated leadership towards achieving development in its three stands of social, economic and environmental contexts.

Conventions and Agreements

ELCI is established to facilitate local – global – local linkages. Within this framework of thinking, ELCI facilitates the active participation of CSOs in strengthening policy at national, regional and global levels. Conversely, ELCI supports development and implementation of localised, regional and global scale programmes, within the context of the following conventions and treaties.

  1. African Convention On The Conservation Of Natural Resources;
  2. Convention For The Protection Management And Development Of The Marine And Coastal Environment Of The Eastern African Regions;
  3. Vienna Convention For The Protection Of The Ozone Layer;
  4. Montreal Protocol On Substances That Deplete The Ozone Layer;
  5. Ramsar Convention On Wetlands Of International Importance Especially As Water Fowl Habitat
  6. Convention For The Protection Of The World Cultural And Natural Heritage;
  7. Lusaka Agreement On Co-operative Enforcement Operations Directed At Illegal Trade In Wild Fauna And Flora
  8. Convention For The Establishment Of Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization

Ecoforum Journal

Ecoforum is a quarterly journal on environment and sustainable development, aimed at contributing towards achievement of targets in sustainable development. Ecoforum carries stories, experiences, and lessons from various parts of the world using analytical, inspirational, real life journalistic style to relay scientific knowledge.


In order to achieve the intended results, ELCI believes in application of appropriate skills and knowledge, as well as competence