Nyungwe in Rwanda

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WDPA ID

9148

Reported Area

1019.0 km²

Data Provider

Ministry of Environment and Lands, Rwanda

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

METT 2004

Birdlife IBA 2013

Attributes

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

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

2 Protected Areas

  • Rwanda
  • Burundi

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Nyungwe National Park

Kibira National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Kibira

in Burundi

Kibira

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

9161

Year of Designation

Reported Area

400.0 km2