The Rufford Foundation is a UK based charity. Our main remit is to offer Rufford Small Grants for nature conservation projects in the developing world. There are five stages of funding available.

On this website you can track the progress of hundreds of supported projects around the world, and use the online application procedure to submit new projects..


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CLP Workshop

The Conservation Leadership Programme are arranging a five day workshop in Maputo from 14-18 September 2015, which will focus on project development, proposal writing and fundraising for conservation.

RSG Conferences 2015 & 2016

If you would like further information regarding the current booked conferences, please use the contacts below.

October 2015 Bhutan - Contact Jigme:

January 2016 Peru - Contact Renata: or find more information on

March 2016 Bosnia and Herzegovina - Contact Jelic:

Chile Conference 2015

Video produced from the RSG Chile Conference 2015