Parc national des Volcans

5190 WDPA ID
160.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Rwanda


  • Original Name Parc national des Volcans
  • English Designation UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1983
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • GOBI Survey 2006


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. Protected areas of Rwanda Updated: 2020 Ministry of Environment and Lands, Rwanda via Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Parc national des Volcans from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: