2,094Grants to

1,371(Sub)Species

Asia

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 737 grants constituting a total donation of $6,353,821 for species conservation projects based in Asia.

Conservation Case Studies in Asia

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 202523279) - Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey - Awarded $25,000 on April 16, 2020
16-04-2020 - Tonkin Snub-nosed Monkey

Urgent actions to save the last world population of the IUCN Critically Endangered TSM in Quan Ba forests, North Vietnam TSM remains only in Ha Giang Province, in two separate populations. The first population is well protected and recovering. The second population was recently re-discovered in Quan Ba District and under high danger of extinction. This project aims to protect the second population

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190522254) - Elongated Caecilian - Awarded $4,500 on December 29, 2019
29-12-2019 - Elongated Caecilian

Revealing the mystery of The Endemic Sumatran Caecilian (Ichthyophis elongatus): An Ecology study, and how to conserve it

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192522393) - Nubian Ibex - Awarded $25,000 on December 29, 2019
29-12-2019 - Nubian Ibex

The overall objective of the project is to protect biodiversity by preventing the extinction of threatened species, in accordance with the UN Millennium Development Goal 15.5. More specifically, the project aims at reintroducing the Nubian ibex (Capra nubiana) in the Shouf Biosphere Reserve in Lebanon, from where the species disappeared more than a century ago.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192522556) - Banteng - Awarded $11,550 on December 29, 2019
29-12-2019 - Banteng

Community conservation of Endangered Banteng in Southwest Cambodia through patrolling and population monitoring

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190521897) - Javan Paphiopedilum - Awarded $4,815 on September 26, 2019
26-09-2019 - Javan Paphiopedilum

An endangered endemic orchid: Population, distribution, and habitat characteristic study of Java Paphiopedilum (Paphiopedilum javanicum) in Mount Lawu, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192521773) - Irrawaddy dolphin - Awarded $12,000 on September 24, 2019
24-09-2019 - Irrawaddy dolphin

Protection of Cambodia's coastal Irrawaddy dolphin through research, conservation, and outreach.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190520667) - Malabar Torrent Toad - Awarded $3,863 on April 28, 2019
28-04-2019 - Malabar Torrent Toad

Understanding the ecology and conservation priorities of the endangered Ghatophryne ornata (Gunther,1876) through research and community participation.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 192514132) - Negros bleeding-heart dove - Awarded $24,738 on April 28, 2019
28-04-2019 - Negros bleeding-heart dove

Bristol Zoological Society is leading a vital project to save the Critically Endangered Negros bleeding-heart dove (Gallicolumba keayi), a species endemic to Negros and Panay island in the Philippines. Habitat loss and poaching are responsible for the decline of this elusive species. The population survey and threats mapping of the area will be critical to create a Conservation Action Plan and implement evidence-based conservation actions.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 182518687) - Shelf fungi - Awarded $11,000 on December 20, 2018
20-12-2018 - Shelf fungi

Monitoring of very rare fungus species Buglossoporus magnus for conservation action in old growth lowland rainforests of Sarawak.

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