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The Edenhope Foundation, based on the west coast of Santo, Vanuatu, is working to establish a locally-based Conservation Network for the Santo Mountain Chain – one of CEPF's priority KBAs. As a joint initiative of Edenhope, GIZ and CEPF, the community of Tasmate on the west coast of Santo hosted a 3-day workshop from August 23rd-25th, focusing on food security and environmental conservation.

Vanuatu is one of the hot spots for nature conservation in the Pacific. It is the home to 9 globally endangered bird species and 9 endemic species. Eight important bird and biodiversity areas have been identified by BirdLife.