Supported Projects

There are currently 850 projects with the selected filtering.

Conservation Follow-up Award
Transboundary conservation of horseshoe bats in the Romanian-Serbian Iron Gates
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal

All five European horseshoe bat species are threatened by multiple factors (including direct roost disturbance) and have decreasing populations (IUCN, 2016). Méhely's horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus mehelyi) is still vulnerable (Alcaldé...View Project

Mammal
Conservation Follow-up Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Assessing the status and threats to the Nigerian white-bellied pangolin
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The white-bellied pangolin (Phataginus tricuspis) is one of the world's most heavily trafficked, yet least understood wild mammals. P. tricuspis populations are thought to be declining, and their survival is...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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
Internship
Conservation and research on mangroves in the coastal region of Myanmar
Internship Plant

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

Plant
Internship Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Monitoring and habitat rehabilitation for Sharpe’s longclaw in Kinangop, Kenya
Future Conservationist Award Bird

This project will contribute towards efforts to conserve the unique highland Kinangop Grasslands Nature Reserve and its unique biodiversity. The grasslands are a stronghold of the Endangered Sharpe's longclaw and...View Project

Bird
Future Conservationist Award Bird
Kate Stokes Memorial Award
Building a home for people and biodiversity in Mangabe Reserve, eastern Madagascar
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Multiple

Mangabe Reserve was created in 2015 primarily to provide an oasis for the Critically Endangered golden mantella frog Mantella aurantiaca and the lemurs Indri indri and Propithecus diadema. The sustainability...View Project

Multiple
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Multiple
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
Future Conservationist Award
Taking action to conserve understudied key seagrass species in Osa, Costa Rica
Future Conservationist Award Plant

Seagrasses provide essential ecosystem services and play a key role in protecting other endangered species. However, they are experiencing an alarming decline, and conservation and scientific efforts are nearly nonexistent,...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
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
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
Future Conservationist Award
A carnivore conservation initiative in north-eastern forest reserves of Bangladesh
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

The mixed evergreen forest reserves of north-eastern Bangladesh are known for a rich mammal assemblage. The reserves, the northern fringes of the Baramura-Atharamura-Longtharai Hills, are under formal protections encompassing two...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
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
Future Conservationist Award
Roost and habitat protection for short-tailed roundleaf bats in Nigeria
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Previously thought to occur only in Cameroon and Bioko (an island in Equatorial Guinea), the short-tailed roundleaf bat (Hipposideros curtus) was recently discovered in Nigeria by our team in 2016....View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Testing snow leopard human-wildlife conflict prevention measures in Tajikistan
Future Conservationist Award Mammal

Human wildlife conflict (HWC) poses a significant threat to snow leopards and human livelihoods in the Pamir Mountains, Tajikistan. In particular, mass livestock killings by snow leopards inside corrals occur...View Project

Mammal
Future Conservationist Award Mammal
Future Conservationist Award
Population dynamics of Chlorocardium rodiei (Greenheart) in Guyana, South America
Future Conservationist Award Plant

In Guyana, Chlorocardium rodiei (greenheart) is listed as a data deficient species. This tree species is of great economic importance to Guyana as the forestry sector is a major contributor to the country’s...View Project

Plant
Future Conservationist Award Plant
Future Conservationist Award
Enabling Support for Sharks in the Miskito Cays of Honduras
Future Conservationist Award Fish

In 2011 Honduras was declared a Shark Sanctuary and prohibited all shark fishing. In 2016, this was partially repealed to allow captures and commercialization of sharks for the Moskitia Region. As...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Future Conservationist Award
Spatial Ecology and conservation of hammerheads (Sphyrna zygaena) in Peru
Future Conservationist Award Fish

Marine resources are of vital importance to Peru, yet are increasingly threatened through overfishing, pollution and the loss of keystone predators such as sharks. Hammerhead and other shark species, especially...View Project

Fish
Future Conservationist Award Fish
Kate Stokes Memorial Award
Engaging communities in the conservation of wild Maire’s yews in Nepal
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Plant

Yews have been heavily exploited in Nepal. Annually, Nepal exports an average of 25 kg of 10-DAB-III about 45,454 kilograms of Taxus leaves. T. mairei’s leaves are raw materials for...View Project

Plant
Kate Stokes Memorial Award Plant
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