Supported Projects

There are currently 30 projects with the selected filtering.

Conservation Leadership Award
A foundation for the future: Building India’s first comprehensive model for snow leopard conservation
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

Snow leopard Panthera uncia is a wide ranging species occurring across the high mountains of Asia. Snow leopards (and other wildlife) overlap with domestic livestock in this region, which is...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Sustainability of conservation agreements in IBAs from north Western Ghats, India
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Continued degradation of habitat in an around protected areas is a fundamental cause behind biodiversity loss in the north Western Ghats (NWG) of India. Absence of forest based sustainable livelihood...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Enabling the coexistence of people and greater adjutant in India
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

In earlier projects, it was observed that all the stakeholders were working in an isolated manner to conserve the greater adjutant. The conservation efforts were not supported by an action...View Project

Bird
Rescued chicks © Purnima Devi Barman
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Dugongs for Life: Incentivizing Malagasy communities for marine ecosystem stewardship
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

Our team has been working in the Nosy Hara Marine Park region since the completion of our CLP Follow-up Award Project, Dugongs without Borders, in 2010. We have an intimate...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Improving community-based conservation of Lake Kuyucuk Ramsar Site, Turkey
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

In just four years at Lake Kuyucuk, the team has achieved quick results. The lake has been designated as a Ramsar site, a European Destinations of Excellence, and a Sustainable...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award 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
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
Conservation Leadership Award
Improving Community Capacity for Salmon Conservation on Sakhalin Island, Russia
Conservation Leadership Award Fish

The remaining population of the endangered Sakhalin taimen, an ancient apex predator salmonid, is centered on Sakhalin island, Russia. The population continues to be on severe decline due to impacts...View Project

Fish
Conservation Leadership Award Fish
Conservation Leadership Award
Building the capacity of local institutions to lead seabird conservation initiatives in Peru
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Piura State's artisanal fishing fleet is the largest in Peru, which overlaps and interacts with endangered and threatened seabirds. However, little research or conservation efforts have addressed these issue. Increased...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Conserving the Critically Endangered Darevsky’s viper in Lake Arpi National Park, Armenia
Conservation Leadership Award Reptile

The Darevsky's viper is an endemic Armenian snake classified as Critically Endangered by the IUCN Red List and the Red Data Book of Armenia. This project aims to continue our...View Project

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Conservation Leadership Award Reptile
Conservation Leadership Award
Conservation of white-headed duck in Russian Federation
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Numbers of white-headed duck in Russia have drastically reduced during the last 40 years. This project will help reduce the degradation of 46 key sites of white-headed duck in Russia...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Araripe manakin conservation center
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

The Araripe Manakin is the most endangered manakin in the world with less than 800 individuals and 28km2 of remaining habitat. The overall goal of this proposal is to consolidate...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Andean cats and Puna biodiversity, Argentina
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

The Andean cat (Leopardus jacobita) is one of most endangered felids in the world and occurs almost exclusively in the Puna ecoregion, a regional conservation priority. The data we have...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Calayan Rail Project: Targeting community involvement to conserve an island-endemic, Philippines
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

The previous phases of the Calayan Rail Project have seen the initiation of a long term conservation programme on Calayan Island and building local skills of local stakeholders for conservation....View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Alder Amazon project: conservation across the Argentina-Bolivia border
Conservation Leadership Award Bird

Yungas forests are been degraded and lost at an alarming rate. In order to assure the conservation of these forests it is necessary to revert the unsustainable use that locals...View Project

Bird
Conservation Leadership Award Bird
Conservation Leadership Award
Initiative to reduce the mortality of Ganges dolphin in Brahmaputra River, India
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

By-catch mortality and poaching are the two major issues responsible for the rapid declining of the endangered Gangetic dolphin in Brahmaputra River. To reduce these threats annual mortality of dolphins...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Monitoring and Conservation of Tibetan Antelopes and other mid-large size Mammals along Qinghai-Tibet Railway and Highway
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal

The Qinghai-Tibet Highway and the accompanying new railway are major passages between Tibet and the hinterlands which pass through three national nature reserves and along the main migration route of...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award Mammal
Conservation Leadership Award
Community-Driven Conservation of Cambodian Chelonians
Conservation Leadership Award Reptile

Every month, government rangers in Cambodia confiscate turtles that are being exported to neighboring countries. One of the greatest threats to endangered turtles and tortoises in Cambodia is hunting –...View Project

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Conservation Leadership Award Reptile
Conservation Leadership Award
Environmental planning and education in Cerro Verde, the first coastal marine protected area in Uruguay
Conservation Leadership Award Reptile

This proposal seeks to consolidate the work of diverse organizations in the area, strengthening and impelling the implementation and the participatory management on the first Coastal-Marine Protected Area in Cerro...View Project

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Conservation Leadership Award Reptile
Conservation Leadership Award
Green Corridor Leadership: biodiversity conservation with social involvement in the Atlantic Forest of Argentina
Conservation Leadership Award Multiple

Misiones (Argentina) contains one of the major Atlantic Forest remnants; nevertheless, deforestation threatens to isolate them. Since 2002, we have been working in the corridor between Urugua-í and Foerster parks....View Project

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Conservation Leadership Award Multiple