9148 WDPA ID
1019.0 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Rwanda


  • Original Name Nyungwe
  • English Designation National Park
  • IUCN Management Category IV
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation National
  • Status Year 1933
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria Not Applicable

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2004
  • Birdlife IBA 2013


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 Nyungwe from the World Database on Protected Areas, July 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net