Asia
12 Feb 2018

Rewarding work of restoring forest in Indonesia

Aventinus Sadip is the founder of a plant nursery and a farmer's group restoring forest around the Mbeliling IBA, Flores, Indonesia
Brambling © HIH Princess Takamado
01 Feb 2018

Camouflage in “Daidai” Color

“Through the Lens”, Fujingahou Magazine, February, 2018
Eco-clubs have given locals a new appreciation of the Amur Falcon © Thangam Velusamy / Shutterstock
29 Jan 2018

From slaughter to spectacle - education inspires locals to love Amur Falcon

Five years ago, hundreds of thousands of migrating Amur Falcons were being slaughtered annually in northeast India. Today, they are celebrated.
Rudong mudflats, Jiangsu Province, a crucial site for shorebird species ©  Richard Allen
23 Jan 2018

Great news for shorebirds! China to halt coastal land reclamation

The Chinese government has announced that it will halt all ‘business-related’ land reclamation along its coast. This is a massive boost to the tens of millions of migratory shorebirds along the East Asian-Australasian Flyway (EAAF) that depend on the intertidal mudflats of China’s east coast.
The Helmeted Hornbill (Critically Endangered) is one of innumerable bird species that will benefit from the Program © Bjorn Olesen
22 Jan 2018

Satellite tracking app empowers communities to protect their own forest

This year we’re launching an innovative new programme using satellite technology and a mobile phone app to help locals monitor their forests. The Asia-Pacific Forest Governance Project, led by BirdLife and funded by the European Union, aims to involve the community in conservation and policy-making
© Pavel Tomkovich

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22 Jan 2018

The women of Dumrithumka are leading by example

The 11 women who make up the committee of Dumrithumka Adarsh Mahila Community Forest User Group—2017 Nature's Heroes—have changed their community's attitude towards the forest they all depend on.
09 Jan 2018

Award for vulture restaurant pioneer whose work helps poor farmers

This 2017 Nature's Heroes, nominated by Bird Conservation Nepal, pioneered safe feeding areas which have led to the beginning of a recovery in populations of threatened vultures.
09 Jan 2018

Recognition for the birding guide who turned his community into

Hendrikus Habur—2017 Nature's Heroes—is a birdwatching guide who has developed ecotourism around his local IBA into a source of improved livelihoods for his entire community.
Farmer Itey Phar harvests IBIS rice at Khey Svay village © BirdLife International Cambodia Programme
08 Jan 2018

IBIS Rice: the bird-friendly rice scheme boosting livelihoods in Cambodia

On 27 December, BirdLife Cambodia hosted a Farmer’s Day at Khet Svay village in Siem Pang, to celebrate the area’s first harvest of IBIS Rice. This award-winning project is helping to conserve Cambodia’s national bird, the Giant Ibis, and its crucial wildlife sanctuary home.
Dasho Paljor Dorji, 2017 Nature's Hero for his exemplary work in Bhutan's conservation.
04 Jan 2018

Nature’s Heroes Award for Bhutan’s Godfather of conservation

Dasho Paljor Dorji (Dasho Benji)—often referred to as the Godfather of conservation in Bhutan—has been named one of Nature's Heroes by Bhutan's Royal Society for Protection of Nature (RSPN).

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