Supported Projects

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Future Conservationist Award
Population status assessment and conservation measures of Butia Marmorii in Paraguay
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Eastern Paraguay is located within the Cerrado ecoregion and is rich in local endemism. It was originally covered by dense subtropical forest interspersed with open areas of tropical savannas, yet...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Internship
Providing technical and administrative support to FFI in the Caucasus
Internship Multiple

The intern will provide both technical and administrative support to the nascent FFI Caucasus programme office. Particular focus will be on supporting a Wildlife Trade Specialist in researching and developing...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Ecology and conservation of Ganges River dolphin in Karnali, Nepal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Lack of updated information about population number, their status and ecology and low level of awareness among riverbank fishing communities is becoming a major constraint in the conservation of Ganges...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Reforestation with native species in the dry lands of Panama
Future Conservationist Award Plant

La Toza de Cocle, located in the dry arch of Panama, has suffered intense deforestation in the past decades and now faces serious environmental degradation. Natural populations of precious timber...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Monitoring Important Bird Areas in Moldova to improve conservation management
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Moldova is a small country at the eastern border of the European Union where development takes priority over environmental issues. Moldovan biodiversity is still in good condition due to the...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Internship
Developing an environment education programme for Important Bird Areas in Fiji
Internship Bird

This internship will provide an opportunity for the intern to learn about environment education for children, access resources, and acquire lessons from children environment clubs that have frameworks that are...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Future Conservationist Award
The Samoan ‘dodo’: Saving the manumea
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Manumea, also known as the tooth-billed pigeon or Samoan dodo (Didunculus strigirostris) is known to exist only in Samoa yet it is currently listed as Endangered. A recovery plan for...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Ecological and distribution assessment of hicatee in Southern Belize
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The Central American river turtle (Dermatemys mawii) is Critically Endangered (IUCN 2012) with populations still declining. Its distribution is limited to river reaches within Belize, Honduras and Guatemala. In Belize,...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Internship
Developing biodiversity monitoring skills of a future conservation leader in Cambodia
Internship Multiple

This internship will provide on the job training in monitoring and pilot restoration of the non-breading habitat of Sarus Crane in Boeung Preak Lapouv Sarus Crane reserve. Within this twelve...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Ameliorating threats to the manatee in the heart of Belize
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Belize has the largest surviving population of the endangered Antillean manatee. These herbivorous mammals, like dolphins, many fish species and even humans depend on the lower Belize River as a...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Establishing baseline data for the conservation of the Critically Endangered Isabela oriole, Philippines
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Isabela oriole, (Oriolus isabellae), is one of the least known Philippine bird species. Endemic to Luzon, it is Critically Endangered and probably survives in the last remaining lowland forests...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Internship
Improving hand raising techniques of one of the top 25 turtles on death row
Internship Reptile

The overall goal of the internship is to develop and test an upgrade strategy to improve the hand raising techniques of Dermatemys mawii in the Maya Forest. WCS will take...View Project

Reptile
Internship Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Pirarucu management in Lower Jurua Extractive Reserve, Central-West Brazilian Amazon
Future Conservationist Award Fish

The largest Amazon fish, pirarucu (Arapaima gigas), has been largely overexploited. In the past decade, conservation strategies have shifted from government control to pirarucu management empowering local communities. However, the...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Changing attitudes of youth in Amur tiger habitat, Russia
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Amur tiger is listed as Endangered and is on Appendix II of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). The primary threats...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Local empowerment programme for Africa
Internship Multiple

The first set of goals is for the intern to acquire the requisite skills and knowledge critical to be well positioned to take a lead role in developing the capacities...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the grey-breasted parakeet, Brazil
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The grey-breasted parakeet (Pyrrhura griseipectus) is the most endangered parakeet in the Americas, considered Critically Endangered by IUCN. Less than 250 individuals exist in the wild. The grey-breasted parakeet used...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Study of predation and anthropogenic threats to loggerhead and Nile softshelled turtles in Turkey
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

Dalyan Turkey is one of the very few places where the Nile and loggerhead turtles can both be found nesting. Studies have been conducted on loggerheads all over the world...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Internship
Strengthening conservation capacity for the future BirdLife partner in Vietnam
Internship Bird

The overall goal of this internship is to build technical conservation capacity for BirdLife as well as for conservation on the ground in Vietnam. In the one year internship, the...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
The Cuban plant conservation initiative
Conservation Leadership Award Plant

Cuba supports the greatest plant diversity of the Caribbean Biodiversity Hotspots. The Cuban Plant Conservation Initiative aims at the conservation and sustainable management of Cuban plants. To achieve this goal...View Project

Plant
Conservation Leadership Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Conserving the Endangered Himalayan grey langur in India’s Chamba Valley
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Himalayan grey langur (Semnopithecus ajax) is an Endangered colobine confined to the Chamba Valley of the Western Himalayas in Himachal Pradesh state in India. The langur has a narrow...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal