Managing Human Wildlife Conflicts in Community Forestry in NepalThe growing Human-Wildlife Conflict in community forests suggests that it is becoming a serious threat to the survival of wild fauna including endangered species as well as the welfare of local people. The project aims to document status, explore, analyze and demonstrate management of wildlife in community forests and recommend strategies and actions to ensure human-wildlife coexistence.
Participatory Wetland Conservation in Yok Don National Park, VietnamThis project will assess the potential for developing an adaptive co-management strategy for managing Yok Don National Park that can assist in resolving this conflict. Social-ecological systems models of park values, resource use and management will be jointly developed with local people and park managers to enhance shared understanding of the wetland system.
Pilot School Education Project for Knowledge and Attitude Change towards Wildlife and Habitat in Nakai-Nam Theun National Protected Area, LaosImplementation of a pilot environmental education project to increase knowledge about and change attitude towards nature in children and ultimately change the behaviour of the next generation in Nakai-Nam Theun National protected Area, Central-eastern Laos.
Clarifying Conservation Status of Rare and Endangered Umbelliferae Species of TajikistanThe aim of project is to elucidate the conservation status of ten species of the Umbelliferae family included in Red Data Book of Tajikistan.
Participatory Inventory and Sustainable Conservation of Sarus Crane (Grus antigone) in Farmlands of Lumbini, The Important Bird Area of NepalThis project aims to conserve Sarus Crane, the flagship species in Lumbini IBA through continuous ecological monitoring, trainings and awareness rising activities to mitigate their major anthropogenic threats engaging local conservation agencies and local farmers.
Linking Conservation and Livelihoods: Developing Strategies for Community-based Medicinal Plant Conservation and Grazing Management in KCA, NepalThe project aims to develop strategies to conserve important alpine medicinal plants and their habitats through community-based conservation.
Diversity and Distribution of Amphibians in Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepalhe project aims to collect the baseline information on amphibian species diversity and their distribution along altitudinal gradients in Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal.
Mitigating On-Going Human Elephant Conflict (HEC) in Sarlahi, NepalThe proposed projects aims to raise awareness among local people of HEC sensitive VDCs of Sarlahi to tackle with future HEC related issues.
Using Participatory Video and Storytelling Method as Environmental Education Tools to Increase People’s Tolerance toward Sumatran Tiger in West Sumatra The project aim is to increase local people tolerance toward Sumatran tiger when human tiger conflict occurs in their area.
Buffer Zone Community Perception, Attitude and Belief towards Newly Establish Protected Area: A Case Study from Banke National ParkThe main aim of the project is the assess the people’s perception, attitude and belief toward the newly established protected areas across the buffer zone of Banke National Park in Terai Arc Landscape.