Asia

Trang Nguyen

Tackling the Illegal Trade of Ivory in Cambodia

This project aims to identify the hotspots for ivory and other elephant products traded in Cambodia and to make a meaningful contribution to global efforts to tackle wildlife crime, especially Cambodia’s so far limited contribution.

Alexander Mossbrucker

Securing a Future for Sumatran Elephants in Harapan Rainforest

Monitoring of Sumatran elephants using GPS/VHF collars in order to support conservation planning, wildlife research, and Human-Elephant Conflict mitigation.

Duy Le

The Research and Conservation of Eastern Sarus Crane (Grus antigone sharpii) in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

To understand behaviour patterns and habitat uses by Eastern Sarus Crane in the Mekong delta and to improve capacity and raise awareness of local people toward the Eastern Sarus Crane conservation .

Mathilde Chanvin

Tangkoko Conservation Education: Conservation Education Programme for Local Communities in North Sulawesi, Indonesia

The purpose of Tangkoko Conservation Education is to help preserving the flora and fauna of Sulawesi through environmental and conservation awareness activities for local communities of the villages surrounding the Tangkoko nature reserve and other protected forests of North Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Mr Kinley

Ecology, People’s Perception and Conservation Status of Rufous Necked Hornbill in South Central Bhutan

The project aims in documenting the distribution ecology, habitat use, breeding season, people’s perception and conservation threats of Aceros nipalensis.

Laxman Khanal

Sustainable Conservation of Assamese Macaque (Macaca assamensis) in the Catchment Area of Budhigandaki Hydroelectric Project, Nepal

Identification of conservation status of Assam macaques and their sustainable conservation by peoples’ participation

Julia K. Baum

Fishing and Climate Change Impacts on the World’s Largest Atoll, Kiritimati

In 2015, I will lead the fifth year of a coupled socio-economic – ecological monitoring program on Kiritimati to examine connections between coral reef health and human welfare.

Indra Prasad Acharja

Assessment of Anthropogenic Pressure in Wangchuck Centinnial National Park (WCNP) and its Effect on Himalayan Musk Deer (Moschus leucogaster)

Estimation of musk deer population, habitat structure and extent of poaching activities in Wangchuck Centennial National Park (WCNP) and extend strategies to combat them.

Dr Swen Renner

Training Foresters to Establish a Sustainable Monitoring Scheme of Wildlife in Myanmar

Training of foresters and conservationists to implemented high quality and scientifically based monitoring schemes for biodiversity and conservation in Myanmar

Georgiy Shakula

Menzbir Marmot (Marmota menzbieri) survival in Kazakhstan

The 2015 field work consists the systematic status of Menzbir Marmot population knowledge approach and illegal hunting prevention campaign.