Supported Projects

There are currently 765 projects with the selected filtering.

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
Internship
Support to cultural values and conservation – an approach towards conservation of natural resources in Uganda
Internship Multiple

The role of cultural and spiritual values in achieving conservation goals is gaining popularity among researchers and practitioners. Research findings prove that cultural values contribute to conservation goals, but, little...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Building marine conservation capacity of fishing communities in Fiji
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Previous work in the region has shown that the community of Kia Island, northern Fiji, is almost completely dependent on the marine resources of the Great Sea Reef for subsistence...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Internship
Developing skills in primate research which support gibbon conservation in Laos
Internship Mammal

Primate conservation is a priority for biodiversity conservation in Laos as demonstrated by the national gibbon conservation action plan, but there is a lack of Lao primate conservationists. FFI’s entry...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Population trends and conservation status of Marca’s marmoset in the Brazilian Amazon
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Marca´s marmoset (Mico marcai) was described in 1993 based on three skins collected by the Scientific Expedition Roosevelt-Rondon in 1914. In January 2012, after almost 100 years we confirmed...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Safeguarding suitable habitats for Niceforo’s wren and chestnut-bellied hummingbird in Colombia
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Niceforo’s wren and chestnut-bellied hummingbird are two endemic and Endangered birds inhabiting riparian forests located in the Chicamocha Canyon dry forest of Colombia. These species are threatened by habitat loss...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Rugezi wetland conservation project, Rwanda
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Rugezi wetland is a refuge for wetland-dependent species and plays important roles in regulating water flow. The unsustainable use of wetland resources and that of its watershed coupled with climate...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
Greater adjutant conservation through community participation in Assam, India
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The greater adjutant stork is the most threatened stork in the world and its population is decreasing. Many historic breeding colonies of this colonial nesting bird are missing now and...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Internship
Building capacity for fundraising and communications for conservation in southern Belize
Internship Multiple

The ultimate goal is to improve the financial sustainability of leading Belizean conservation organization, Ya’axche Conservation Trust, and in turn secure the long-term conservation of critical areas for biodiversity in...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple