555715656 WDPA ID
0.16 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Benin


  • Original Name Tanhounzoun
  • English Designation Sacred Forest
  • IUCN Management Category VI
  • Status Proposed
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 2020
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Local communities
  • Management Authority Local Sacred Forest Management Committee
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Espoir Pour Tous ONG, ICCAs Updated: 2021 Espoir Pour Tous ONG, ICCAs

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Tanhounzoun from the World Database on Protected Areas, February 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net