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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Bioguinea Foundation

  • Income

    £195.8K

  • Spending

    £167.7K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1146130 Company no. 07574245

Contact details

Public address

  • 1896 Ball Branch Road, Boone, United States, Usa, United States, NC.28607

Aims & activities

The BioGuinea Foundation is a charitable grant giving organization promoting biodiversity conservation, protection, sustainable use and education in Guinea Bissau, with priority focus on the national system of protected areas. .

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
Financial history
Compliance history

Accounts and trustees' annual report

31 Dec 2018 (8,670KB)
31 Dec 2017 (15,779KB)

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE: 2.1 TO PROMOTE FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, THE CONSERVATION, PROTECTION AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE PHYSICAL AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AND BIODIVERSITY OF GUINEA-BISSAU, WITH PRIORITY FOCUS ON GUINEA-BISSAU'S NATIONAL SYSTEM OF PROTECTED AREAS. 2.2 TO PROMOTE, FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT THAT SUPPORTS THE CONSERVATION OF BIODIVERSITY IN GUINEA-BISSAU IN PARTICULAR THE PROTECTED AREAS AND/OR OTHER AREAS OF SIGNIFICANT ECOLOGICAL CONSERVATION AND/OR BIOLOGICAL IMPORTANCE INCLUDING: (A)THE PRESERVATION, CONSERVATION AND THE PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE SUSTAINABLE USE OF NATURAL RESOURCES; AND (B)THE RELIEF OF POVERTY AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE FOR THE BENEFIT OF POPULATIONS LIVING IN AND AROUND PROTECTED AREAS AND OTHER AREAS OF SIGNIFICANT ECOLOGICAL CONSERVATION AND/OR BIOLOGICAL IMPORTANCE. AND 2.3 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC ON ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES INCLUDING THE BIODIVERSITY, CONSERVATION, SUSTAINABILITY AND MANAGEMENT OF GUINEA-BISSAU’S PROTECTED AREAS AND/OR OTHER AREAS OF SIGNIFICANT ECOLOGICAL CONSERVATION AND/OR BIOLOGICAL IMPORTANCE. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IS DEFINED AS "DEVELOPMENT WHICH MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS".

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 22/03/2011 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 19 FEB 2016 as amended on 15 Jun 2019

Area of benefit

Guinea-Bissau

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Investment
Conflicts of interest
  • 4 Trustees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Paul Siegel Phd None on record
Sylvie Goyet None on record
Sarah Jacqueline Hepworth None on record
Ibrahima Thiam None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Guinea-bissau