The BirdLife Partnership in Asia is made up of independent civil society conservation organisations managing complex innovative conservation programmes. Read more about BirdLife Asia
What we do
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). We also have Asia staff based in Hong Kong (China) and Cambridge (UK). Read more about our programmes.
Where we work
The BirdLife Asia Partnership has led the way in creating and supporting the management of networks of Protected Areas in the region, and supported the development of conservation capacity and civil society organisations throughout the region. Read more about our work.
The bar-tailed godwit (kuaka) has been crowned New Zealand's Bird of the Year. It has the longest migratory flight of any bird in the world but it is threatened by habitat loss. But there was hope for another `born to fly' species, the red knot or Hauhou, with the announcement of a discussions between New Zealand and China to.gain protection in the Hebel Province for a significant habitat for red knots and other shorebirds, covering more than 3000 hectares, with other extensive wetland sites under consideration
A major step for the future of vultures in Asia has been announced by the Indian Ministry of Health. A ban of multi-dose vials of human formulations of diclofenac, which is responsible for the death of tens of millions of Asia’s vultures, has come into force with immediate effect.