Supported Projects

There are currently 164 projects with the selected filtering.

Internship
Biodiversity research for park management and community development
Internship Multiple

This internship falls under WCS’ strategy of being a hub for continuous skill transfer for future enthusiastic conservationists for Rwanda. The intern will be particularly attached to practical activities related...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Developing the communication, monitoring, evaluation and learning skills of an early-career Ugandan conservationist
Internship Multiple

The goal is to increase the visibility of WCS Uganda both nationally and internationally through communication, and support evidence-based programming, using creative solutions to document and publish our program strategies,...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Assessment of elasmobranch species status in Gabonese artisanal fisheries in Corisco Bay, Gabon
Internship Fish

WCS Gabon has managed an on-board observer programme for the industrial fleet, suggesting a total catch of around 240,000 rays per year in the industrial fishery. As several species of...View Project

Fish
Internship Fish
Internship
Creating a safe haven for the Critically Endangered Barbados leaf-toed gecko
Internship Reptile

This internship will train a young conservation leader on how to plan and carry out practical conservation actions to secure and increase a population of the Critically Endangered and endemic...View Project

Reptile
Internship Reptile
Internship
A desk-based review of illegal killing and capture of birds in sub-Saharan Africa
Internship Bird

The illegal killing, capture and trading of birds (IKB) is one of the threats faced by migratory birds in the African-Eurasian Flyway region. BirdLife International is actively addressing this problem...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Internship
Future-proofing endangered species conservation in Anguilla
Internship Multiple

The goal of this internship is to train an emerging conservation leader on the impacts of climate change on Anguilla’s endangered plant and reptile species and the development and implementation...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Monitoring and Nominating Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas in Ghana
Internship Bird

Joseph will provide regional support to BirdLife International Partners regarding Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) monitoring and updates, and Key Biodiversity Area (KBA) nomination. This will take the form...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Internship
Understanding the impact of sap harvesting on dragon trees in Cape Verde
Internship Plant

The dragon tree (Dracaena draco; globally VU) is one of only five native trees of Cape Verde, and its Cape Verdean variant was recently described as a Critically Endangered sub-species...View Project

Plant
Internship Plant
Internship
Assessing impacts and potential conservation solutions related to tourism and coastal development in Con Dao
Internship Multiple

Fauna & Flora International (FFI) are currently commencing marine conservation work in Vietnam’s Con Dao archipelago, which supports some of the country’s best remaining marine biodiversity. To support this process,...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Conservation and research on mangroves in the coastal region of Myanmar
Internship Plant

The goal of the project is to train Tin Zar, a young conservation leader, on nature conservation in Myanmar. Tin Zar will lead the design and implementation of a research...View Project

Plant
Internship Plant
Internship
Assisting in the development of new ideas on threatened fruit trees and bulbs in Tajikistan
Internship Plant

As an early career Tajik conservationist, Sakina will have the opportunity to work as an integrated member of FFI Tajikistan, gaining exposure to the day-to-day workings of an international conservation...View Project

Plant
Internship Plant
Internship
Building capacity for locally-led and participatory MPA development and monitoring
Internship Multiple

Ith Srey will have a key role in developing and delivering training for local stakeholders, with the aim of building her capacity for future Marine Protected Area (MPA) development and...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Helping FFI in Kyrgyzstan to save falcons, tulips and wild forests
Internship Multiple

Mariia is actively involved in all ongoing FFI Kyrgyzstan projects related but not limited to the illegal trade of saker falcons, Falco cherrug, research and conservation of wild tulips and...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Harnessing the potential of promising conservation leaders to conserve South Sudan’s unique biodiversity
Internship Multiple

In a conflict-affected country with limited resources and capacity, FFI South Sudan aims to support the Wildlife Service and local communities to better conserve their rare but little known biodiversity...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Developing leadership in the conservation of endangered birds on Ometepe Island, Nicaragua
Internship Bird

To strengthen the conservation capacity of a local leader, with a focus on a research project on the nesting behaviour of the yellow-naped parrot (Amazona auropalliata) during two reproductive seasons,...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Internship
Conservation and management of Bako-Buntal Bay as staging and wintering site for migratory birds
Internship Bird

The conservation of shorebirds within Bako-Buntal Bay as part of staging sites for migratory shorebirds within the East Asian-Australasian Flyway. Batrisyia monitors the number of shorebirds present in the bay,...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird
Internship
WCS Paraguay Conservation Awareness Campaign
Internship Multiple

Larissa works to develop and disseminate awareness campaigns about WCS Paraguay’s technical science-based work directed at the general public and other targeted audiences. WCS Paraguay runs a number of important...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Support in consultation and development of LEEP 2018-2022 strategy and engagement of local communities with LEEP
Internship Multiple

Contribute to the high priority BirdLife Africa Partnership’s - Local Engagement and Empowerment Programme (LEEP). Dailash supports the development the 2018-2022 Strategy for this programme by consulting with key partners,...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Conservation sustainability through strengthening resource mobilization activities in Belize
Internship Multiple

Yuri supports the implementation of WCS Belize’s strategic and financial plans, helping to develop a business plan for the unique marine research station, Glover’s Reef Research Station, which includes working...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Internship
Understanding the illegal trade of the yellow naped parrot in Ometepe, Nicaragua
Internship Bird

Emerson leads the design and implementation of a research project on the trade situation of the yellow naped parrot in Ometepe, Nicaragua. In addition to identifying nesting sites for protection,...View Project

Bird
Internship Bird