Supported Projects

There are currently 820 projects with the selected filtering.

Internship
Conducting field surveys and supporting the National Conservation Training Programme
Internship Multiple

The intern will be closely engaged with the work of FFI in Tajikistan, including involvement with national level training in conservation, and also biodiversity surveys in a range of habitats...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Endangered primates’ role in the conservation of Colombian ecosystem services
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The diverse inter-Andean lowland rainforests are currently disappearing due to habitat destruction and fragmentation. Information on all the ecosystem services these forest provide and how they are maintained is scarce....View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Community awareness and capacity building for Endangered turtle conservation in Northeast India
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

The northeastern region of India, located at the conjunction of the Himalaya and Indo-Burma biodiversity hotspots, is regarded as one of the major centres of turtle diversity. The populations of...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Finding and conserving the little spotted cat of the Yungas, Argentina
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Oncilla or little spotted cat (Leopardus tigrinus) ranges from Costa Rica to northern Argentina. It is rare in the majority of its geographical extension and patchily distributed. In the Yungas...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Priority objectives under the ‘species’ and ‘sites’ components of BirdLife’s 2009-2012 European Programme
Internship Bird

The intern will work closely with the European Science and Data Manager to help meet several priority objectives under the ‘species’ and ‘sites’ components of BirdLife’s 2009-2012 European Programme. In...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Building community capacity and support for conserving the lesser florican
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird

The lesser florican a globally endangered bird has lost over 90% of its habitat. Being widely distributed, it shares its habitat with communities. Only a combination of a site-based approach...View Project

Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Assessment and conservation of grey-necked picathartes in south-east Nigeria
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The grey-necked picathartes is restricted to the lower Guinea forests of Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon and Equatorial Guinea. The population of the species is already highly fragmented and most of the...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Habitat requirements and management for Siberian cranes at Momoge, China
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The Siberian crane is listed as a critically endangered by IUCN. In recent years, over 80% of the world’s population of Siberian crane used Momoge wetlands for 1.5 months during...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the Critically Endangered frog, Conraua derooi, in Ghana
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

This project will protect the last known viable population of a Critically Endangered frog (Conrau derooi) from the threat of habitat destruction and consumption. It will also provide information on...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Internship
Establishing a mangrove alliance in Latin America and the Caribbean
Internship Plant

The BirdLife Americas Program has identified the establishment of a Mangrove Alliance as a priority for 2010 in delivering key components of the Important Bird Area and Preventing Extinctions Programs...View Project

Plant
Internship Plant
Conservation Follow-up Award
Transboundary habitat evaluation and conservation of cao vit gibbon
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

The cao vit gibbon is one of the rarest primate species in the world, with only one population of 110 individuals living along the China-Vietnam border. Since its discovery in...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation and culture: customary forest assessment in Jambi Province, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The communities in Hulu Batang Asai have a basic knowledge of conservation, which can be seen in the principles of forest management in customary law. Their traditional forest areas link...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Internship
Assistant to FFI’s NORAD funded REDD project
Internship Multiple

The intern is expected to work alongside the Chief Technical Advisor (TA) on FFI’s NORAD funded REDD project. In this capacity, the intern will assist the TA in general aspects...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of the white-rumped vulture (Gyps bengalensis) in Bangladesh
Future Conservationist Award Bird

The white-rumped vulture (Gyps bengalensis) was once abundant, but today it is at the brink of extinction due to diclofenac poisoning and lack of food. The breeding success of this...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation assessment of amphibians in Tama Bi-National Park, Colombia-Venezuela
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

The global decline of amphibians is one of the main challenges to conservation. Many regions have a lack of information which is a constraint to evaluate and generate adequate conservation...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Strengthening vulture safe zones in Nawalparasi, Nepal
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Nepal is leading in-situ conservation of vultures in South Asia through innovative approaches such as community-managed vulture restaurants and declaration of Vulture Safe Zones (VSZ). The VSZ approach primarily targets...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Internship
Biodiversity assessments and community carbon inventory in high conservation value forest
Internship Plant

The internship is envisaged to meet 3 objectives: 1) exposure to a broad range of biodiversity conservation issues in the Philippines. The intern will work closely with FFI staff on...View Project

Plant
Internship Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Wildlife picture index at Myangan Ugalzat National Park, Mongolia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Mongolia has seen rapid social, economic and environmental change over the past decade. In order to reverse Mongolian wildlife population declines, robust monitoring is needed to define the scope and...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Last chance to save? Averting an amphibian conservation crisis in Bale, Ethiopia
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

The endemic amphibian species of Harenna have declined in numbers since their original description in 1986, and they are likely to become extinct without an effective and timely intervention. We...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Conservation Follow-up Award
YARÉ II: Yariguíes assessment and research of Endangered species
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple

The Serrania de las Yariguies was biologically unknown until YARE project studied its flora and fauna. We produced first inventories of the massif in all habitats from 150-3,200m above sea...View Project

Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award Multiple