Our goal is to work for peace by developing cross border economic or environmental projects that bring countries and peoples together in peaceful cooperation and also by establishing dialogue between parties to a conflict through informal or parallel diplomacy.
Working with the NGO Stop Ivory,
we are promoting the Elephant Protection Initiative in order to stop poaching and halt the illegal trade in ivory.
This is a project to enablethe countries of the Congo Basin develop their economies using the renewable water resources of the Congo and its tributaries rather than the exploitation of forest-based resources.
This project will examine migration from the perspective of a number of West African countries and identify what practical actions they can take to reduce migratory pressures with support from the international community.
The Foundation is committed to raise awareness of the growing problem of counterfeit medicines, especially in Africa.