Projects by Year

Projects by year

Benneth Obitte

Nigeria

About 20% of sub-Saharan bat species are hunted for food and medicine, with large-bodied fruit bats (Chiroptera: Pteropodidae) the most targeted (Mickleburgh et al., 2009; Mildenstein et al., 2016).
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Bethlehem Astella

Ethiopia

The Bale Mountains region, home of the Bale Mountains National Park (BMNP) is faced increasing conservation challenges including contested land use and resource ownership rights, human settlement in and around protected areas, and increasing population pressure and livelihood demands.
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Bich-Thao Vo Thi

Vietnam

Yellow tail brook barb Poropuntius deauratus is one of the earliest described fish species in Vietnam since 1842 by Valenciennes. This barb is one of fishes occasionally marketed fresh as local food where they were recorded and sometimes seen in aquarium trade. This barb occurs in medium size and small rivers and streams, in clear water with rapid current.
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Bikram Shrestha

Nepal

Recently, being included in Appendix I of CITES, is categorized as Vulnerable in the IUCN Red List with a global population of 4,000–7,800 individuals (McCarthy et al. 2017), however it is estimated over 400 snow leopards were poached annually in snow leopard range since 2008 (Nowell et al. 2016).
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Bill Okemwa

Kenya

The International Energy Agency in 2009 predicted a 40% global increase for energy demand in the next two decades. Considering unstable oil prices, increasing emission of greenhouse gases, and global warming, there is an urgent need for alternative, clean and reliable energy. Wind power is one of the most adopted alternative sources of renewable energy in developing regions.
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Bright Kumordzi

Ghana

In response to continuous community hostility and killing of elephants in the 2018 cropping season in the Red Volta Valley (RVV) Ecosystem in Ghana, the Wildlife Division (WD) organized a stakeholder workshop to discuss elephant conservation in the RVV.
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Busha Teshome Tolera

Ethiopia

The remnant natural forests are still being converted and socio-economic disparities keep increasing to the detriment of rural areas of Ethiopia. Over decades, forest landscapes are being increasingly fragmented and resulting mosaic landscapes that have fragments of natural habitats. In response to this, the government has begun taking some measures to rehabilitate the degraded lands.
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Butati Nyundo

Tanzania

Primate populations across east Africa are declining primarily due to the presence of human activities in their habitats. Of late, Ntakata Forest is observed to be under growing frequent human disturbances due to expanding human settlements near the margins of the forest, impact of refugees and poor forest management strategies.
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Caleb Daniel Gnanaolivu

India

We intend to compare the change in species diversity of reptilian, avian and amphibian groups across a disturbance gradient in the Andaman Islands, using South and Little Andaman as study sites. Considering the extended exposure of South Andaman to tourism over the past few decades, it represents a system with high tourism pressure.
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Camila Arnés-Urgellés

Ecuador

The Galapagos Islands host large predator abundances, such as the scalloped hammerhead, Sphyrna lewini. This species is listed as ‘Endangered’ by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and it is included in the appendix II of the Convention on the International Trade of Endangered Species (CITES) and appendix II of the Convention of Migratory species (CMS).
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