Forests

Kakhaber Sukhitashvili

The Ecological Assessment and Conservation Planning of the Alazani River Basin Riparian Forests Vegetation - Georgia (South Caucasus)

The aim of the project is an ongoing ecological assessment and conservation planning of Alazani riparian forests vegetation. We will also create conservation plan for target forests including reports for some threatened plant species from target area. The project will involve science students from a local University.

Stanislav Viter

The International Year of Forests in the Northeastern Ukraine: Establishing of Long-Term Program on Forest Biodiversity Conservation

We aim to create the network of small protected patches of old forests outside of nature reserves and to limit forest harvesting in Eastern Ukraine. Beside this we are going to inform publicity about the state of local forests.

Ariel Isaias Ayma Romay

Restoration and Management of Queñua (Polylepis racemosa) and Pino de Monte (Podocarpus glomeratus) Woodlands in the Yungas of Independencia, Bolivia

The aim of the project is to contribute to restoration and management of Queñua (Polylepis racemosa) and Pino de Monte (Podocarpus glomeratus) woodlands in the Yungas of Independencia, Bolivia.

Campbell Plowden

Sustainable Harvest and Marketing of Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) with Indigenous Communities in the Northern Peruvian Amazon

This project promotes the sustainable harvest and sale of non-timber forest products (NTFPs) such as essential oils and innovative handicrafts by native communities in the northern Peruvian Amazon.

Mark Nicholson

Plants for Life

The aim of the project is the ecological and forest restoration in the East African Uplands coupled with biodiversity conservation and development of a botanic garden and a butterfly farm.

Rajkamal Goswami

Faunal Inventory and Conservation of Threatened Community Forest in Meghalaya

The project aims to carry out an inventory of birds and mammals diversity using community knowledge and scientific methods in the community forests and use geographic and biodiversity data to identify and prioritize important areas for conservation.

Eufracio Jr. Maratas

Sustaining Watershed Rehabilitation and Management through Rainforestation in Pilar, Cebu

The project aims to increase watershed stakeholders' support for Rainforestation – a community-based reforestation approach that promotes planting of native tree species in a closed canopy and high diversity forest farming system and integrates human food production and livelihood efforts.

Nzigiyimpa Leonidas

Project of Reinforcement of the Integrity of Bururi Natural Forest Reserve

This project aims to restore the total integrity of the natural forest reserve of Bururi through the materialization of the limit and the sensitization of the riparian populations.

Lesley McCulloch

Integrating Environmental Justice and Conservation of Natural Resources into Natural Resources Management Policy in the Province of Aceh, Indonesia

The aim of the project is to assist the GoA in its efforts to ensure good governance in the extraction of natural resources in Aceh, and to draft a document of best practise.

Marinés de la Peña Domene

Building Bridges between Tropical Rain Forest and Cattle Ranchers: Creating Incentives for Overcoming Forest Regeneration Barriers

We aim to overcome regeneration barriers and re-establishing landscape connectivity by planting tree species with early fruits production that attract animal dispersers into pastures.