Asia

Ly Quoc Dang

Building Capacity for Local Community, Enhancing Young Generation and Improving Governance to Save the Bats and Khmer Culture in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Two aims are: to build capacity for local people, young generation and to raise awareness of students in the community; and to investigate bats trafficking and train legislation to local government officers and own restaurants in the provincial.

Ekaningrum Damastuti

Participatory Resource Mapping to Enhance Community Based Mangrove Management in Indonesia

The aims of the project is to strengthen the community based mangrove management practice through participatory resource mapping

Sutomo Sutomo

Conservation of Tropical Savanna Ecosystem through Better Understanding of Invasive Alien Species

The aim of the project is to contribute in preventing extinction of tropical savanna ecosystem in the largest cover of savanna in Java Island by extensive fieldwork and environmental campaign.

Mongkon Duangkhiew

Setup Sustainable Agriculture Centre for All

To provide appropriate place for farmers to learn more on organic agriculture (local rice) and setting up a group of organic farmer in order to run marketing system themselves.

Bruce Levick

Seblat Conservation Camera Trap Project

The project will provide a better understanding about the biodiversity of the 8.000 hectare large conservation forest area in Seblat, north Bengkulu. Providing data in the form of the remaining populations of wildlife.

Kamal Thapa

Assessment of Benefits and Evaluation of Ecosystem Services in Langtang National Park, Nepal

This project aims to assess the benefit, identify key ecosystem services and valuation of ecosystem services in Langtang National Park, Nepal.

Sara Thornton

Evaluating the Ecological and Cultural Services Provided by Tropical Forest Ecosystems: Freshwater Fish and the Use of Fish Ponds as a Sustainable Livelihood Source in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

The project aims are: 1) to assess the fish communities in the forest and river; 2) assess the importance of fish and fishing to the local communities and 3) to evaluate the use of fish ponds as a sustainable livelihood source.

Linda North

Conservation of Coastal Marine Eco-Systems of Aceh Besar by Supporting Traditional Fishing Commanders to Set Up Locally Managed Marine Protected Areas.

The project aims to reduce use of destructive methods of fishing on reefs by capacity building local fishing commanders to set up marine protected areas and ban use of such methods.

Vu Dinh Thong

Conservation of Flying Foxes (Pteropus spp.) in Vietnam

This project aims at both academic research and conservation of flying foxes with particular emphases on effective actions for urgent and long-term conservation of the last remaining colonies and roosting sites in Vietnam.

Leonid Averyanov

Mapping and Assessment of Xanthocyparis vietnamensis Subpopulations in Cao Bang, Ha Giang and Lang Son Provinces (Vietnam)

Discovery and assessment of new subpopulations of tertiary relictual conifer – Xanthocyparis vietnamensis in 3 earlier unexplored areas of Cao Bang, Ha Giang and Lang Son provinces.