Quick Response Biodiversity Fund (SEA): 2,500 hectares Rainforest protection in Leuser-Ecosystem

Acquiring High Priority Habitat to Protect Biodiversity 1% for the Planet and RESOLVE have partnered with the Weeden Foundation to create a fund for high priority habitat acquisitions for the purpose of protecting biodiversity. The Quick Response Biodiversity Fund (QRBF) was launched in February 2015. Check out an article about the QRBF in Mongabay. In 2016, QRBF Southeast Asia wasContinue reading “Quick Response Biodiversity Fund (SEA): 2,500 hectares Rainforest protection in Leuser-Ecosystem”

Avian Evolution Laboratory

Evaluating Genomics of Avian Taxa *** This initiative/award is closed *** The Avian Evolution Laboratory at the National University of Singapore and Wildlife Reserves Singapore are collaborating on a project that aims to evaluate the genomics of select avian taxa currently threatened by the cage-bird trade. This conservation project implements the most urgently needed genomic protection measures over four species complexesContinue reading “Avian Evolution Laboratory”

Conservation Enterprise Development Program (CEPD), Myanmar, Cambodia, 2017

Supporting Sustainable Market-BasedConservation-Friendly Enterprises The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is a science-based global conservation NGO protecting regions which are biologically outstanding and where the long-term conservation of species and ecological processes is viable. Within these regions, WCS’s Conservation Enterprise Development Program (CEDP) fosters and incubates promising new and existing enterprises and business concepts with the highest long-term potential forContinue reading “Conservation Enterprise Development Program (CEPD), Myanmar, Cambodia, 2017”

Primate Organizations

Encouraging Interorganizational Collaboration Primate survival and well-being has always been one of our key areas of interest. While working on various primate related initiatives and awards, we have compiled a list of different charities, NGOs and projects related to the cause. We decided to share this list on our website with the hope that itContinue reading “Primate Organizations”

Almost Famous Award / 2017 Winter

Giving Voice to Lesser Known Endangered Animal Species *** CLOSED *** The Almost Famous Award gives a voice to animal species that most of us do not know exist and that we might not yet know enough about to keep them in existence. This award hopes to help raise awareness and funds to increase theContinue reading “Almost Famous Award / 2017 Winter”