2,504Grants to

1,574(Sub)Species

Asia

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 838 grants constituting a total donation of $7,245,716 for species conservation projects based in Asia.

Conservation Case Studies in Asia

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 222529001) - Sumatran Elephant - Awarded $15,000 on April 29, 2022
29-04-2022 - Sumatran Elephant

Protecting critical elephant habitat and preventing elephant population decline through community-based action for human-elephant co-existence in the Ulu Masen Forest.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220529130) - Asian giant tortoise - Awarded $5,000 on April 29, 2022
29-04-2022 - Asian giant tortoise

Understanding the distribution and spatial ecology of Critically Endangered Asian Giant Tortoise in Sumatra, Indonesia

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 220528372) - Lindu shrimp - Awarded $5,000 on April 29, 2022
29-04-2022 - Lindu shrimp

Caridina linduensis Roux, 1904 is one of the endemic species and obligate in Lake Lindu that faced a high level of extinction due to anthropogenic activities. This project will provide the first assessment of the population of Caridina linduensis and conservation efforts to maintain their existence in the wild.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 212527737) - Nusair's mountain Iris - Awarded $10,000 on December 19, 2021
19-12-2021 - Nusair's mountain Iris

Habitat and population assessment of the rare, critically endangered and endemic Iris nusairiensis in the Syrian coastal mountains

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 212527706) - Crown Wand Orchid - Awarded $5,000 on December 19, 2021
19-12-2021 - Crown Wand Orchid

In-Situ Conservation and habitat restoration of critically endangered orchid Paphiopedilum fairrieanum (Orchidaceae) in Bhutan.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 210526940) - Bertram's ragwort - Awarded $5,000 on September 29, 2021
29-09-2021 - Bertram's ragwort

Ensuring the preservation of endemic critically endangered Senecio bertramii Post in Mount Lebanon: distribution, population size, habitat, threats and conservation

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 210527045) - Drepanolejeunea bakeri  - Awarded $5,000 on September 29, 2021
29-09-2021 - Drepanolejeunea bakeri

Distribution, ecology, and conservation of Drepanolejeunea bakeri Herzog, an endangered epiphyllous liverwort from the Philippines

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