Asia
Long-tailed Tit © HIH Princess Takamado
01 Jan 2020

The Special Way Long-tailed Tits Bring Up Their Chicks

”Through the Lens”, Fujingaho Magazine, January, 2020
Autumn is both rice harvesting season and migration season for Yellow-breasted Bunting © oLDcaR
18 Dec 2019

Bringing the ‘rice bird’ back to Hong Kong

The Yellow-breasted Bunting used to flock in its thousands across Asia’s paddy fields. Now, due to hunting and changes in farming practices, it is Critically Endangered. A new project is bringing rice paddies back to Hong Kong, along with the birds that depend on them.
© zilkovec / Shutterstock
18 Dec 2019

Making Japan’s expanding renewable energy sector bird-safe

Like many countries, Japan is making great strides in renewable energy – but at what cost? BirdLife supports sustainable energy sources – but it’s important to locate structures like wind farms out of harm’s way. Read how our Japanese Partner is using science and advocacy to change national decisions.
Indian Skimmers © Dhairya Jhaveri
17 Dec 2019

Meet the river guardians watching over Indian Skimmers’ besieged nests

In India, an innovative community conservation experiment is helping to safeguard the globally threatened Indian Skimmer’s nesting colonies from free-ranging dogs and trampling cattle.
Straw-headed Bulbul pair © Pixabay
16 Dec 2019

A new action plan to keep the Straw-headed Bulbul singing

Captured from the wild for its beautiful voice, the Straw-headed Bulbul is now Critically Endangered. But at its final stronghold in Singapore, a new collaboration between NGOs, governments and businesses could help it to stage a comeback.
© Pavel Tomkovich

Will you help us secure a future for the next generation of Spoon-billed Sandpipers?

Common Kestrel © HIH Princess Takamado
01 Nov 2019

A Bird Preens Its Feathers

“Through the Lens”, Fujingaho Magazine, November, 2019
Flores Island, Indonesia © Toni Wöhrl
30 Oct 2019

Indonesia’s sustainable candlenut farms: lighting the candle of innovation

Mbeliling forest in Flores, Indonesia is home to a wealth of wildlife including the Komodo Dragon. Our ‘mbelievable’ investment in micro-finance, community ownership and agroforestry is ensuring this unique landscape keeps blooming in the future.
Far Eastern Curlew (Endangered) resting on a floating roost © D. R. Weller Photography
15 Oct 2019

South Korea’s artificial floating roosts: a lifeline for migratory

Sea-level rise is keeping exhausted migratory shorebirds flying round and round like aeroplanes in holding patterns, with nowhere to land and rest. The solution: artificial roosts fashioned from oyster bags…
Rock Dove © HIH Princess Takamado
01 Sep 2019

My Second Thought on Invasive Alien Species

'Through the Lens', Fujingaho Magazine, September, 2019
22 Aug 2019

How can eating chocolate protect birds?

A driver of deforestation, chocolate may be even more of a guilty pleasure than you thought. But in Indonesia, one cocoa collective is protecting forests while lifting local people out of poverty.

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The BirdLife Partnership in Asia is made up of independent civil society conservation organisations managing complex innovative conservation programmes.  Read more about BirdLife Asia

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The BirdLife Asia Programme is co-ordinated from BirdLife Asia Regional Office in Singapore. In addition, there are BirdLife International offices in Tokyo (Japan), Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and Hanoi (Vietnam). Read more about our programmes.

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