Strengthening Community Conservation Initiatives by Establishing Resource Centre for Integrating Livelihood and Conservation in Kedarnath Wildlife SanctuaryProject aims to create and develop diverse livelihood opportunities for locals by using locally available resources for strengthening community conservation initiatives.
Invasive Trees at Chaco Serrano Forests of Cordoba: Promoting Social Awareness and Developing Control ActionsWe propose to carry out educational activities involving many social actors in the community and to take control actions against biological invasions caused by alien plants.
Agroforestry Promotion for Livelihood Enhancement and Biodiversity Conservation (Pilot Project in the Panchase Protected Forest Area in Kaski District) The aim of project is to promote awareness of agro-forestry practices in farm, degraded and unused land and to make people accept the Agroforestry Practices for livelihood improvement and biodiversity conservation.
Drawing on Indigenous Knowledge and Cultural Meanings to Conserve / Restore Family Forest Groves in Gombe Sub County, Wakiso District-UgandaDrawing on the local indigenous knowledge, this project aspires to promote sustainability consciousness in Gombe with the aim of conserving and restoring the family forest groves.
Ecology and Distribution of Vascular Epiphytes in Tropical Montane Forest in Honduras, Central AmericaThe project aims are i) to provide baseline data on vascular canopy epiphytes, ii) to assess how environmental factors between different sites affect the epiphytes distribution, diversity and composition and iii) to identify whether some structural and environmental differences between canopy trees might have been affected by historical hurricane occurrences. Moreover, the data will be used to support the on-going conservation efforts within Cusuco National Park as part of the Operation Wallacea biodiversity project.
Socio-Ecological Dynamics of Non-Timber Forest Produce (NTFP) Harvest in a Rainforest Complex of Western Ghats in South IndiaThe aim is to understand the socio-economic drivers that influence harvest of Non-timber Forest Produce and evaluate its consequent ecological impacts on plant and animal communities.
Monitoring and Census of Parrot Species and their Nests around the Native Community of Infierno, SE PeruThe Native Community of Infierno consists of the largest Ese’eja ethnic group in the south-eastern Peruvian Amazon. Some people still hunt macaws in their territory for food and feathers, causing a continuing threat to them. This project aims to teach local people about the importance of conservation via practical hands-on field studies.
Mobilize Communities Living near the River Alazani Riparian Forests and Prepare them to Assist Conservation of the Target AreaThe project proposal “Mobilize communities living near the River Alazani Riparian Forests and
prepare them to assist conservation of the target area” aim of the project is to support conservation of the Alazani Riparian forest by mobilizing local communities and help them to advocate related environmental problems for making decision persons. To create relevant conditions we will use trainings, round tables, meetings with governmental bodies. We will created documents and will establish the day of Protection Alazani Riparian Forests.
Community-Based Mitigation of Human-Wildlife Conflict around the Singalila National Park, IndiaThere are two aims for this project i. Advocate for the recognition of Human Wildlife Conflict in Singalila National Park in the conservation discourse and ii. Initiate community-based initiatives to reduce impacts of human wildlife conflict.
The Population Status of Big Cats in a Threatened Wildlife Corridor in Peninsular Malaysia In a threatened wildlife corridor known as Primary Linkage 7 in the state of Terengganu, Peninsular Malaysia, we aim to determine baseline population density estimates of three big cat species (Tiger, Leopard and Clouded Leopard) in order to facilitate monitoring of population trends. Our findings will be used to lobby for the corridor to be gazetted as a protected area.