Environmental Protection and Conservation Organisation (EPCO) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) found in the Republic of Mauritius. It was founded in 1988 and has more than 30 years of experience working in the field of environment. EPCO is also registered under the National Social Inclusion Foundation (NSIF) with registration number NCSRF/2017/0333.
EPCO is associated with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Department of Public Information (DPI) and is accredited with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). EPCO is also a member of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) NGO Network and works closely with the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA).
As of December 2013, EPCO is a member of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and in 2014, became a member of the Global Network of Civil Society Organizations for Disaster Reduction (GNDR). From September 2019, EPCO became a member of International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI).