About us - La Vallée de Ferney Conservation Trust
The Vallee de Ferney Conservation Trust represents a public-private partnership between the Government of Mauritius and CIEL Group that came into existence in 2006.
The Trust is dedicated to the restoration and protection of the natural habitats contained within the reserve, acting with the full cooperation and approval of the National Parks and Conservation Service.
- To encourage people of the local and international community to access Ferney Forest by increasing awareness of the forest and its unique character.
- The Trust employs a qualified Conservation Coordinator to gear all on-site and off-site activities and programmes relating to the protection of the forest.
Vallee de Ferney is also set to become a reference for raising community awareness and providing out-of-classroom educational experience with regards to biodiversity conservation and environmental protection.
Management of the eco-touristic site
La Vallee de Ferney Co. Ltd and Ciel et Nature Ltd are companies sub-contracted by the Vallée de Ferney Conservation Trust to ensure impartial and effective day to day management and running of the site. Both companies collaborate to the management and establishment of quality within its food and beverage service at the Ferney Lodge. The managing companies equally ensure visitors receive a unique and warm welcome within well-kept facilities and by guides who are constantly trained and evaluated.