'Fundraising for conservation' training in the Eastern Afromontane hotspot is delivering results

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 15:12

Financial sustainability is like the Holy Grail for conservation NGOs. It is also ...


Welcome to Taita Hills, Kenya – a guide is now available!

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 11:15

A guide to Taita Hills’ unique natural history has just been released. This book, authored by Lawrence Wagura, a naturalist and fieldworker based at the National Museums ...

Africa Kenya Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Africa

Community Based Forest Management in Bechi Peasant Association exceeds expectations

Fri, 15/08/2014 - 10:25

The Bechi peasant association is located in the Bechi Kebele of the Sheka zone, Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Regio...

Africa Ethiopia Local Empowerment

Empowering fishermen for conservation of Lake Tana and its resources

Thu, 14/08/2014 - 13:11

Lake Tana is located in the Amhara National Regional State (ANRS) in the North-Western Ethiopian Highlands. It is the largest lake in Ethiopia and is the sour...

Africa Ethiopia Local Empowerment

Two new CEPF Eastern Afromontane Hotspot calls for Letters of Inquiry

Thu, 07/08/2014 - 11:53

BirdLife International, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and the Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society, in their role as Regi...


Participation, resilience and sustainability for Kibira National Park in Burundi

Tue, 13/05/2014 - 13:01

Kibira National Park, the second largest natural reserve of Burundi, is an Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) and an Afromonta...

Africa Burundi Capacity Development

Conservation management in the Guassa Plateau saves threatened biodiversity and helps disadvantaged groups

Tue, 13/05/2014 - 08:08

The Guassa Plateau is an extraordinary area of biodiversity in Ethiopia. Rare and ...

Africa Ethiopia Capacity Development

New website, map and E-bulletin ("SASA-3") for the Eastern Afromontane Hotspot

Mon, 13/01/2014 - 11:08

WebsiteThe Eastern Afromontane Hotspot Regional Implementation Team - consisting of BirdLife International, the Intern...


First small grant agreement in Ethiopia under the CEPF Eastern Afromontane Hotspot investment!

Wed, 18/12/2013 - 06:45

Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society (EWNHS), coordinator of the Critical Ecosystem Partnership ...

Africa Ethiopia

Burung Indonesia leads Wallacea profile team for CEPF

Thu, 27/06/2013 - 23:40

BirdLife Partner Burung Indonesia is coordinating the development of the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) ecosystem profile for the Wallacea biodiversity hotspot in Indonesia and...

Asia Indonesia Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Asia

Freshwater biodiversity workshops pave the way for further research in the Mediterranean Basin

Wed, 05/06/2013 - 10:25

BirdLife’s Mediterranean Basin Regional Implementation Team (RIT) has an update from their very firs...

Middle East

Pioneering investment to protect Pacific ecosystems presents new opportunity for donors

Mon, 22/04/2013 - 10:42

Conservationists and stakeholders in the Pacific region urge greater community engagement, government support, and new...

Pacific Fiji

1st International Day of Forests celebrated in Ethiopia: “Forests: our Lives, our Future”

Mon, 15/04/2013 - 15:33

While the International Year of Forests had been observed in 2011, there was no globally-recognised date to ...

Africa Ethiopia

2nd Call for Letters of Inquiry - Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot

Fri, 22/02/2013 - 09:20

BirdLife International, the International Union for the Cons...

Africa Eritrea