Reforestation with Prosopis alba in a Degraded Forest – Impacts on Herbaceous Stratum Biodiversity
The Rufford Foundation is a UK registered charity which funds nature conservation projects across the developing world. To date the Foundation has awarded grants to over 4000 projects in 156 countries.
Through its Conference programme, the Foundation encourages the sharing of knowledge and best practice throughout the conservation world.
Read the news from the Rufford Small Grants Foundation and supported projects. You can see the latest updates from projects here.
Tue, 09/07/2019 - 14:21
We encourage all grantees to attend a recipients conference in a country close by. Below you will find the upcoming venues.
These gatherings are the perfect opportunity to network, share your results with other conservationists and meet new friends. Usually 2 or 3 days with presentations, talks, ideas and often a project visit.
Tue, 09/07/2019 - 14:17
The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has awarded Jaime Bolanos (Asociación Civil Sea Vida) as the winner of The Energy Globe Awards 2019 for the project "Empowering Local Communities for Responsible Development of Whalewatching in the Central Coast of Venezuela".
Fri, 21/12/2018 - 15:08
Angela Maldonado received five grants through The Rufford Small Grants Programme. We are delighted to hear of her involvement in the confiscation of animals used for tourist pictures in Peru.
Mon, 10/12/2018 - 12:07
From the organisers: "It has been a good experience for us at the RSG Conference Kenya. We learnt a lot about the nature and were able to interact with other experts in nature conservation so thank you so much. We have finalised the Rufford song in the studio which has been attached below.
The title of the song is "You and me for nature'"
Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:21
Following a recent Trustees’ Meeting, it has been decided that, with immediate effect, grants will only be paid to bank accounts held by an organisation such as a university or NGO. No payments will be made to personal bank accounts. This decision has been prompted by a need to further tighten the foundation’s risk management process.