AREMD-Cameroon

About

About us

About us

AREMD, is an environmental NGO in Cameroon which aims to promote sustainable forests resources management and waste management in Cameroon.

Vision 

To be a leading NGO that protects Cameroon’s environment through active participation by all relevant stakeholders’ especially rural community members.

Mission

To promote sustainable environmental stewardship through raising awareness on forest resources and waste management in Cameroon.

Values

AREMD is committed to best business practice and fundamental principles of Integrity, trustworthiness, honesty, transparency, team work and accountability.

AREMD is an independent association in partnership with organizations in both Cameroon and Nigeria comprising of about 690 Rural Communities and local government area councils and municipal districts. Since 2001, we have helped rural municipalities achieve strong, effective, local governance management and development. 

We  provides Research, Training-advocacy and business services which including municipal administrators training and empowerment education Programs, environmental education management programs,  environmental pollution and waste management  education programs, Poverty alleviation Education Programs– Local  agricultural Farm Products Trade ,AREMD Energy, alternative energy education ,  and lastly Healthcare hygiene and Sanitation programs).

The people behind our organization are crucial to its success as well. 

Our Objectives

  • To introduce educational programs and community projects aimed at increasing awareness of the three pillars of development namely, the natural environment, society and economic sector and the role they play in sustainable development.
  • To ensure holistic community participation to    improve the environmental well-being of such communities as a poverty reduction mechanism.
  • To promote the planting of indigenous trees  throughout the country by 2050
  • To facilitate  participation  of the  underprivileged  members  of the society irrespective  of gender to    improve  their well-being and reduce  the dependency  syndrome  and ratio accordingly.