Supported Projects

There are currently 914 projects with the selected filtering.

Internship
An examination of an ecosystem-based adaptation approach to managing natural tropical eco-systems in Guyana
Internship Multiple

The main goal of the internship will be to examine the benefits and opportunities of ecosystem based adaptation (EbA) and produce technical and policy recommendations for the inclusion of EbA...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Action for primate conservation in Korup National Park, Cameroon
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Illegal wildlife hunting for bushmeat is a serious threat to Korup National Park, one of Africa’s oldest and most biodiverse rainforests and home to a rich primate community of 14...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Review and analysis of ecosystem services provided by reptiles, amphibians, and birds in the neotropics.
Internship Multiple

The overall goal of the internship is to generate a theoretical framework through a literature review of studies of ecosystem services provided by amphibians, reptiles, and birds in the Neotropics....View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conserving Bañados del Quirquincho: a key area for threatened species in Argentina
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The Bañados del Quirquincho is one of the few wetlands in the Dry Chaco of Argentina and an Important Bird Area. It harbors many threatened species such as Chacoan peccary...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Sea Turtle Conservation: A participatory approach in Muni-Pomadze Ramsar site, Ghana
Future Conservationist Award Reptile

Muni-Pomadze is one of Ghana’s five designated Ramsar sites. Aside its rich and diverse biodiversity, it is one of few existing nesting sites for threatened sea turtles in Ghana. This...View Project

Reptile
Future Conservationist Award Reptile
Future Conservationist Award
Mitigating biodiversity extinctions in Ghana: the case of the endemic Bobiri reed frog
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian

This project is aimed at giving a fighting chance of survival to the endemic and endangered Bobiri reed frog (Hyperolius bobirensis) through research and action. The frog has not been...View Project

Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Monitoring otter populations and combating poaching through stakeholder participation in India
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Otters are ambassadors of wetland ecosystems. Being top predators, they have been severely affected by loss of riparian habitats to agriculture and other anthropogenic activities like sand mining, hydroelectric projects...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Research assistant, inventory & monitoring unit  
Internship Multiple

The internship’s overall goal is to improve the conservation research conducted by WCS’s Inventory & Monitoring Unit (IMU), while also improving the independent research conducted at Centre de Formation et de...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Building bridges between rainforest conservation and livestock grazing in Mexico
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Extensive deforestation, habitat fragmentation, and over-grazing put tropical communities at universal risk of destruction. Maintaining regeneration potential in highly fragmented landscapes is critical for conservation. Our work takes place in...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Survey of Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzee in the Oban Hills, Nigeria
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The Nigeria-Cameroon chimpanzee, recognised as a distinct species within the last decade, is the most endangered of four currently recognized chimpanzee subspecies, which combined have a remaining population of between...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Conservation of unique ecosystems for ecotourism in Kamchatka, Russia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The Kamchatka peninsula has a high concentration of unique conservation objects, but also a rapidly developing ecotourism system. Unreasonable management of vulnerable ecosystems may lead to their significant modification, and...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Internship
Investigating preferred wet season habitats of white-shouldered and giant ibis, Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary
Internship Bird

BirdLife International and its partners in Lomphat Wildlife Sanctuary plan to establish species-specific conservation measures but request that wet season research is undertaken. Developing effective wet season monitoring programs will...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Kate Stokes Memorial Award
Trans-boundary amphibian conservation in the Ailao Mountain Range, China
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Amphibian

With this award, a training camp will be established to train the future ambassadors of amphibian conservation in China to build their capacities and develop their careers. The team will...View Project

Amphibian
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Amphibian
Future Conservationist Award
Assessing threats to ecosystem connectivity in a Mayan tropical rainforest, Mexico
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

One of the most important sections of the Mayan Tropical Rainforest is located at the Greater Lacandona Ecosystem, Chiapas, Mexico. However, the connectivity of this area with the rest of...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Conducting forest birds survey and monitoring waterbirds in Vietnam
Internship Bird

The BirdLife Vietnam programme is in the process of transforming into a national NGO, a future BirdLife partner in Vietnam. This internship is an opportunity to have additional capacity to...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Conservation Follow-up Award
Ecology and conservation of the four-horned antelope in the Eastern Ghats of India
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This project aims to understand the foraging and breeding ecology of the four-horned antelope in the uplands of Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh - India, as well as to initiate...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Spatio-temporal distribution of human-snow leopard conflict in Spiti Valley, India
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Retaliatory killing due to the livestock hunting behaviour of the snow leopard is one of the major threats for the survival of this species throughout its distribution range. We propose...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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
Promoting conservation measures for Ader’s duiker in Arabuko-Sokoke, Kenya
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The goals of this project are a) survey Ader's duiker population; b) determine the conservation threats faced by this species; c) establish the perspectives of the peripheral communities towards Ader's...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Internship
Supporting the BirdLife Americas Secretariat in IBA research and prioritization, Ecuador
Internship Bird

The publication of the launch of the Americas Important Bird Area (IBA) directory in May 2010, which documented 2345 IBAs throughout the Americas, marked an important milestone in the Americas...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird