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Natural Sciences



  • © UNESCO/A. Rossi

The country is covered by the UNESCO office in Dakar, Senegal.

The Boloma Bijagós Biosphere Reserve, an archipelago of 88 islands, includes a high biodiversity combined with a variety of traditional knowledge and a rich cultural diversity.

Below you can access the projects that are currently being implemented in the country within the framework of UNESCO’s Natural Sciences Sector.


People, Biodiversity and Ecology

- Great Apes Survival Project (GRASP)

- Biosphere Reserves (WNBRs

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