Welcome to Herp Conservation Ghana
Herp-Ghana (Herp Conservation-Ghana) is a registered Non-Governmental Organization (Registered Charity Number G-33385) for amphibians and reptiles conservation in Ghana.
The organization envisions a society committed to the conservation of amphibians and reptiles and the sustainable management and preservation of dying habitats on which species depend.
The organization adopts participatory, interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary approaches and / or processes to understand and mitigate threats to species and their habitat.
History of the Organization
Email Herp-Ghana is a non-governmental, non-political and non-profit making amphibian and reptile conservation society in Ghana.
The organisation was started in 2006 by a small amphibian conservation interest group at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, (KNUST) led by Caleb Ofori Boateng.
Herp-Ghana officially became a registered Non-Governmental Organization in 2011. Headquartered in Kumasi Ghana, Herp-Ghana spearheads the conservation of amphibians and reptiles in West Africa through partner institutions in other West African countries (e.g FEE in Liberia).