Kersten is an active partner within the Green Partnership Program (GPP) of the Suriname Conservation Foundation (SCF) since 2009.
The SCF was founded in the year 2000 and its goal is to manage and conserve biodiversity by financing or financially supporting the activities related such as:
• Management of protected areas and buffer zones
• Nature conservation outside protected areas
• Education and information, training and scientific research in the field of nature conservation and environment
• Activities aimed at income generation, supporting sustainable use and conservation of biodiversity