Projects by Year

Projects by year

Charles Kivasu Maingi


The increasing utilization of forest products puts pressure to the Tana River Mangabey (Cercocebus galeritus) population and its habitat. The project will target selected riverine forest fragments within the Tana River Primate National Reserve (TRPNR), which are utilized by the local communities.
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Chhimi Namgyal


Jigme Dorji National Park, situated in north-western part of Bhutan, is one of the biodiversity-rich protected areas in Bhutan and in the eastern Himalayas. It is the only park in Bhutan where the ‘endangered’ Royal Bengal tiger (Panthera tigris) and the ‘endangered’ Dhole (Cuon alpinus) are recorded to occur in areas above 4,000 meters above sea level.
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Chiara Guidino Bruce


Marine megafaunal bycatch, the accidental mortality and injury of non- target species, has been recognized since the 1970s as a major factor impacting marine megafaunal populations and their recovery.
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Cintia Garai

Congo (Kinshasa)

Kahuzi-Biega National Park is located at about 35 km distance from Bukavu town, near Lake Kivu, in South Kivu Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It was established in 1970, and it is a World Heritage site since 1980. Ten percent of the 6000 km2 area is Montane forest, with great biodiversity.
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Cristina Argudin Violante


The Calakmul Biosphere Reserve (CBR) encompasses the largest region of intact tropical forests outside the Amazon. Fifty-two rural communities totalling 29,000 inhabitants live in the buffer zone of the CBR, where they depend on natural resources provided by these forests. Agriculture is the primary source of income, traditionally from family-scale swidden cropping for maize, beans and yucca.
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Dayse Ferreira


Hunting is an important resource for several tropical human populations for food as well as their livelihood. Despite the importance of hunting for food security for human communities, it is also a grave concern for biodiversity.
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Dedan Kabuu Ngatia


This project seeks to explore the consequences for human and wildlife health of recent political upheaval in Kenya. In 2017, prolonged drought and political unrest prompted local pastoralists to move hundreds of thousands of cattle onto wildlife areas in Laikipia County, with 22 people killed in the resulting conflict1.
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Deo Tarimo


Big cats face serious threats and are experiencing massive declines in their populations and geographical ranges across the world (Ripple et al., 2014). To maintain biodiversity and ecosystem function in combination with the importance of resilient ecosystems, it is necessary to indicate that large carnivores and their habitats are maintained and restored (Ripple et al., 2014).
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Donald Romaric Yehouenou Tessi


In recent years, effects of climate change have resulted to much more pressure on natural forest and the need for participative management for its conservation therefore arises. But in forest management, information gap can lead to bad management plan and action.
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