Membership

Why become a member?

Through membership of the CBNRM Forum you will become part of a national and regional network of organisations to share knowledge, good practice and work together to influence positive policy change within Natural Resource Management and environmental issues across Zambia.

By becoming a member of the CBNRM Forum you will benefit from the chance to:

Engage in Policy Development:

  • Join one of our working groups and engage in leading discussions around Policy and legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, CBO and CBE capacity development, CBNRM Training and, Management Oriented Monitoring Systems (MOMS).

Build your organisations capacity:

  • Partner up with the CBNRM Forum or another member on joint funding proposals
  • Take part in opportunities for short professional trainings on CBNRM
  • Guidance and support within capacity development for your organisation

Why become a member?

Through membership of the CBNRM Forum you will become part of a national and regional network of organisations to share knowledge, good practice and work together to influence positive policy change within Natural Resource Management and environmental issues across Zambia.

By becoming a member of the CBNRM Forum you will benefit from the chance to:

Engage in Policy Development:

  • Join one of our working groups and engage in leading discussions around Policy and legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, CBO and CBE capacity development, CBNRM Training and, Management Oriented Monitoring Systems (MOMS).

Build your organisations capacity:

  • Partner up with the CBNRM Forum or another member on joint funding proposals
  • Take part in opportunities for short professional trainings on CBNRM
  • Guidance and support within capacity development for your organisation

Benefits to become a member:

  1. Training Workshopswith international and local experts on various topics as fundraising, new technologies for NGOs, strategic planning, media relations, board development, and other practical issues.
  2. Practical Informationwill always be disseminated regularly to fully paid members on diverse topics of practical relevance, such as getting grants, strategic management of NGOs, networking, developments in the NGO world, and others.
  3. Relevant Details of Fully Paid Members will be elaborately displayed on the Forum Website as a source of pride to the Forum stating the expertise of the members.
  4. The art of Sharing fully paid membersdetails on the website will allow members to gain status to the worldwide community in instances where an organization may search for an individual partner for a project based on expertise, post upcoming events, or comment on some activity or area of interest. The ZCBNRM FORUM Secretariat also will occasionally posts information that may be of interest to fully paid members.
  5. Multiple Resourceswill be used to offer information of practical relevance, such as recent papers presented at ZCBNRM conferences or symposia, useful articles, or practical tips to fully paid members.
  6. An Annual Disseminationof fully paid members will be disseminated on social media such as Newspapers, Facebook etc.
  7. Only Fully paid up memberswill also be prevailed to take part and assist with their expertise in relevant activities aimed at achieving the forums objectives. e.g. Project Field Trips
  8. Fully paid memberswill also be privilege to an indispensable networking with viable NGO leaders for advancing the mission of the forum, establish partnerships and promote professional and personal development.
  9. The ZCBNRM Forumwill recognize only fully paid Members’ exceptional efforts, service, innovation and excellence, which would be displayed in the annual membership publication and privileges such as the ability to use the Forum Logo to advance various natural resource conservational programs, will be accorded.

Network with key stakeholders and members:

  • Take part in our annual general meeting, networking with partners and stakeholders to build your organisations parnerships
  • Join our online community to share ideas within our CBNRM Forum website.

Share information with the CBNRM community:

  • Access research materials for effective implementation of CBNRM
  • Access our CBNRM International online dialogue
  • Share research opportunities within CBNRM
  • Draw on the knowledge of the Forum and its members to support your organisations work.

Membership fees:

Individual – K150.00
Community Based Organisations – K200.00
Local NGOs/ Companies – K300.00
International NGO/ Corporate organisations – K1000.00

How to join the CBNRM Forum?

To become a member of the CBNRM Forum please complete the information below and you will be sent the application form or you can download it straight from the website Membership Flyer: