The African Great Lakes Information Platform (African Great Lakes Inform) delivers the information needed to support sustainable management of the amazing natural resources of the African Great Lakes region. The site helps users access spatial data; information on past, present and future projects; and all aspects of the adaptive management process, which ensures a more comprehensive, effective and efficient approach to addressing complex conservation issues. Read our story

THEMES

Introducing a smarter, more comprehensive approach to
monitoring our African Great Lakes resources. 

Sustaining ecosystem services by creating appropriate balances between development and conservation

Understanding climate change effects, strategies and funding opportunities

Valuing ecosystem services and opportunities and challenges in maintaining biodiversity

Using case studies and models to improve stakeholders’ participation in governance and the role of agencies

Using a community-based integrated approach for conservation and development

Examining the values, threats, past trends, current status and future changes in fisheries