News Conservation Leadership Programme

Workshop ushers in new collaboration for conservation in the ‘Eastern Afromontane Hotspot’

Wed, 07/11/2012 - 12:20

Workshop participants get to grips with the geography of the hotspot © Deborah Rainey/ CI An in...

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Conservation Leadership Programme - Applications now open for 2013!

Tue, 16/10/2012 - 12:58

2013 Conservation Awards: Reminder - Call for applications is open! The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) is currently soliciting applications for 20...


Fifteen new fundraisers in East Africa!

Tue, 08/11/2011 - 07:19

Fifteen young conservationists from six East African countries (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda and Ethiopia) successfully completed a project development, proposal writing and fundraising workshop at Mpala ...


Call for Proposals: 2012 Conservation Leadership Programme Awards

Thu, 29/09/2011 - 09:30

The Conservation Leadership Programme aims to contribute to long-term conservation in priority areas by encouraging and engaging potential leaders in biodiversity c...


Conservation Leadership Programme announces award winners for 2011

Mon, 18/04/2011 - 16:03

The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has announced this year’s 30 award-winning projects in 19 different countries, worth a total of $492,000. “For many aw...


Got a conservation emergency? Now there's help

Fri, 01/04/2011 - 14:55

In September 2010, an oil spill on the River Nile released 130 tons of diesel into the water near Aswan. It soon became clear that the site of the spill was very close to part of the tentative...


Call for Applications: 2011 Conservation Leadership Programme Awards

Tue, 21/09/2010 - 11:45

The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has been helping young conservationists to achieve their goals and move into positions of influence within the con...


Conservation Leadership Programme - update by Robyn Dalzen

Mon, 13/09/2010 - 10:38

The summer is winding down here in the northern hemisphere, and what a busy summer it has been! The CLP team spent a month in Alberta, Canada, where we hosted this year’s inte...

CLP alumni call to save the Araripe Manakin - video

Tue, 03/08/2010 - 16:44

Conservation Leadership Programme alumni from around the world ask you to save the Critically Endangered Araripe Manakin (Antilophia bokermanni) which is known locally as the Soldadinho do Ara...

2010 Conservation Leadership Programme Award Winners

Thu, 24/06/2010 - 12:37

This year 36 award winning projects were selected from 265 applications. A total of $600,000 to teams from 23 different countries and, for the first time, we will be supporting conservatio...


Important Funding Success for the Gangetic Dolphin Project

Wed, 09/06/2010 - 16:07

Conservationists striving to conserve the Endangered (IUCN) Gangetic dolphin (Platanista gangetica) have recently been awarded a significant funding boost from the Darwin Initiat...


Conservation Leadership Programme in 2010 - Video

Mon, 17/05/2010 - 10:32

Since 1985 the Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has been supporting teams of young conservationists to conduct innovative projects focusing on some of the world’s most endangered species an...

Training 2,500 leaders in conservation

Thu, 15/04/2010 - 08:43

The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) recently hosted a special evening to celebrate its 25th Anniversary. This event took place in Cambridge, UK, which is where the programme was conceived and initiated by BirdL...

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The Conservation Leadership Programme - Video

Thu, 09/04/2009 - 14:45

The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) is a partnership between BirdLife International, Fauna & Flora International, Conservation International, the Wildlife Conservation Society and BP. Initiati...