BEAN Partners in the News
As part of BEAN’s commitment to law enforcement capacity building in the fight against bushmeat hunting, BEAN has supported the law enforcement agencies in Eastern Africa with $3000 grants to each for the purchase of equipment they identified which will help them. This included:
Kenya Wildlife Service receives 5 new laptop computers for their law enforcement and bushmeat section leaders
BEAN donates Four desktop computers for Pasiansi Wildlife Training Institute to train future wildlife leaders and enforcers.
South Sudan’s Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism: 5 GPS units, 6 cameras, 3 hard drives and 5 modems to document bushmeat and law enforcement activities.
A laptop computer for documentation, ranger equipment (torches, water bottles, camping gear), and weigh scales for ivory and bushmeat evidence collection.