CBNRM Forum is an umbrella organisation for Community Based Organizations (CBOs) or institutions with interest in or supportive of Community Based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) in Zambia providing a platform for CBNRM discourse, debate and development.
CBNRM Forum has a membership of 100 organisations and individuals from Community Based Organisations (CBOs), International and Regional Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs), Faith Based Organisations (FBOs), government agencies and inter-governmental institutions, the private sector, traditional authorities, community representatives, academic and research institutions and individuals. For further information on membership and how to join the Forum please visit our membership page.
Donors and Government
The CBNRM Forum works with a number of insititutional donors and government funded organisations to: deliver pilot projects across Zambia; to showcase best practice; to influence policy and to support communities in creating sustainable business, ensuring secure livelihoods for rural communities. Since inception of the forum we have worked with the following organisations to support our work:
The CBNRM Forum is currently working with partners, to share experience and expertise and deliver high quality projects across Zambia, we always welcome interest from our members and new organisations to explore new partnerships and support rural communities within Zambia. Examples of the Forum’s partnerships include:
For more information on any of the above please feel free to contact us.
The Zambia CBNRM Forum was established in 2005 and launched by the Former Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources (MTENR) with the aim to reduce poverty through community based management of natural resources.