Supported Projects

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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
Internship
Elephant and lion monitoring and anti-poaching efforts around Yankari Game Reserve and Kainji Lake National Park, Nigeria
Internship Mammal

The intern will be based at Yankari Game Reserve where he will give support to the existing WCS project designed to improve levels of elephant protection in collaboration with Bauchi...View Project

Mammal
Internship Mammal
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
Securing coral reef ecosystem of Karimunjawa, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Coral reefs in Karimunjawa Marine National Park (MPA) are highly threatened by destructive fisheries and tourism activities and temperature rise due to global environmental changes. This project aims to deliver...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Participative research on biodiversity (R.O.B.IN) in Uruguayan artisanal red shrimp fishery
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

Shrimps trawling by-catch is a global threat to marine biodiversity. However, the use of selective gears allows an important fraction of fishes to escape, diminishing the negative impact of shrimp...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple
Conservation Follow-up Award
For sustainable recovery of grey-shanked douc monkeys in Vietnam
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

This project is designed to ensure the sustainable recovery of the grey-shanked douc monkey population in Kon Ka Kinh National Park as well as to educate local people about the...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Facilitating avian conservation in post-logging lowland rainforest of Sumatra, Indonesia
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Harapan Rainforest (HRF) is a post-logging lowland rainforest in Sumatra. It encompasses an IBA, represents a critically endangered ecosystem, and hosts a pioneering conservation program. Our project proposes a set...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
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
Internship
Biodiversity surveys, community conservation, and socio-cultural activities in Diamer District
Internship Multiple

The activities of the intern will focus on scientific biodiversity surveys (research), community conservation and socio-cultural activities. Research targets -to expand our knowledge of the unique biodiversity in Diamer District, collect...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Conserving globally threatened fauna in Balabac Island, Palawan, Philippines
Future Conservationist Award Bird

Very little known about the status of birds on Balabac Island. A recent rapid assessment by Matillano et al. (2002) identified the threats of direct persecution of bird and pressure...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist 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
Internship
Community-based management of wildlife in the Peruvian Greater Madidi-Tambopata Landscape, Peru
Internship Multiple

The intern will be trained in the Living Landscape approach and adaptive management through active participation in the designing of a monitoring plan for the Bahuaja Sonene National Park (BSNP),...View Project

Multiple
Internship Multiple
Future Conservationist Award
Amazonian manatee conservation project, Anavilhanas National Park, Brazil
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

This project focuses on the research and conservation of a wild population of Amazonian manatee (Trichechus inunguis), at Anavilhanas National Park, lower Rio Negro region, Amazonas, Brazil. The objectives of...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Researching bird and mammal populations on the Liben Plain, Ethiopia
Future Conservationist Award Multiple

The Liben Plain forms the last remnant of the southern Ethiopian rangelands - once Africa’s most productive pastures. It is an IBA, part of the South Ethiopian Highlands EBA and...View Project

Multiple
Future Conservationist Award Multiple