Projects

Project Start date End date Implementing Agency Status Region
CounterMEASURE II: Promotion of Action Against Marine Plastic Litter in Asia and the Pacific 12/01/2020 06/30/2021 United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific Ongoing Asia, South-East Asia
Connectivity between the populations of the Giant Manta Ray in the Galapagos Islands and coastal Ecuador and Peru 10/15/2015 08/31/2016 The Manta Trust Ongoing South & Central America & The Caribbean
Migratory sharks in the Gulf of Gabès: by-catch, ecology and critical habitats 03/01/2015 09/30/2016 Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer (INSTM) Ongoing Africa
Development of an illustrated identification guide "Sharks of the Arabian Seas" 12/21/2014 03/31/2015 International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Completed Africa, Indian Ocean, South-West Asia
Raising awareness on threats to migratory sharks 08/01/2013 01/31/2014 Etpison Museum, Palau Completed Oceania
Empowering local fishing communities to conserve coastal dolphins in Congo 10/01/2012 12/31/2013 Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Ongoing Eastern Atlantic, West Africa
South meets North – A partnership linking sooty falcon conservationists 10/01/2012 09/30/2013 The Peregrine Fund Madagascar Project Ongoing Africa, Asia
Conservation of the Blue Swallow, in the Eastern Highlands, Zimbabwe 09/01/2012 04/30/2014 BirdLife Zimbabwe Ongoing Africa
Supporting Tajikistan to lead on Transboundary Cooperation on Snow Leopards 08/01/2012 10/31/2013 Fauna & Flora International Ongoing Asia
Acoustic surveys of Humpback Whales in Southern Mozambique 08/01/2012 08/31/2013 Centre for Marine Science and Technology Ongoing Africa
Monitoreo participativo comunal de Ballena Jorobada en Costa Rica 07/01/2012 04/30/2013 Fundacion Keto Completed North Pacific, South & Central America & The Caribbean
RESEARCH ON THE EFFECTS OF NEAR-SURFACE AND DEEP-SEA FISHING ON ALBATROSS MORTALITY AND THEIR MITIGATION IN URUGUAYAN WATERS Dirección General de Recursos Naturales. Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganadería y Pesca. República Oriental del Uruguay (DGRN) Completed South & Central America & The Caribbean
Using Satellite Telemetry to Determine Post-Nesting Migratory Corridors and Foraging Grounds of Green Turtles Nesting at Poilão, Guinea Bissau Marine Turtle Research Group (MTRG) Completed Africa
Action Plan for the recovery of the Mediterranean Monk Seal in the Eastern Atlantic (Meeting of the Action Plan working group in the Mauritania) Fundación CBD para la Conservación de la Biodiversidad y su Habitat (CBD-Habitat) Completed Eastern Atlantic
A SURVEY OF THE STATUS OF CETACEANS IN SENEGAL, THE GAMBIA AND GUINEA-BISSAU Marine Education and Research (MER) Completed Africa
Survey for the Slender-billed Curlew and translation of scientific material into Russian BirdLife International Completed Europe
Third Workshop for the Coordination of the Research and Conservation of the Franciscana Dolphin in the Southwestern Atlantic Fundación Patagonia Natural (FPN) Completed South-Western Atlantic
Promote the conservation of Eastern Sarus Crane and the habitats in Cambodia on which they depend International Crane Foundation (ICF) Completed Asia
MARINE TURTLE NEST BEACHES- Spatial data for conservation planning (title overview: "GIS database on marine turtles nesting sites") World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) Completed Indian Ocean
Threatened migratory grassland birds in Argentina: A preliminary approach to habitat use at local and landscape scales Aves Argentinas / Asociación Ornitológica del Plata Completed South & Central America & The Caribbean
Drafting of a GEF project on the conservation of the Siberian Crane (Grus leucogeranus) International Crane Foundation (ICF) Completed Asia
Implementing Priority Actions for the Conservation of the High Andes Flamingos Corporación Nacional Forestal (CONAF), Chile Completed South & Central America & The Caribbean
Awareness Campaign for the Lesser White-fronted Goose The Norwegian Ornithological Society (project leader); Danish National Environmental Research Institute (focal point councillor) Completed Asia, Europe
SURVEYS OF THE MARINE OTTER Lontra felina AND THE HUMBOLDT PENGUIN Spheniscus Humboldti POPULATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN COAST OF PERU Peruvian Association for Conservation of Nature (APECO) Completed South & Central America & The Caribbean
Study: Conservation Priorities for Shark and Ray Species included and proposed for inclusion in Annex 1 to the CMS Sharks MOU In preparation Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania, South & Central America & The Caribbean, Atlantic Ocean, Eastern Atlantic, Indian Ocean, North Pacific, South Pacific, South-East Asia, South-West Asia, South-Western Atlantic, West Africa, Western Pacific