2,041Grants to

1,341(Sub)Species

Asia

The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund has awarded 700 grants constituting a total donation of $6,027,479 for species conservation projects based in Asia.

Conservation Case Studies in Asia

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 162512790) - Fishing cat - Awarded $10,000 on April 20, 2016
20-04-2016 - Fishing cat

Conservation of fishing cat and its mangrove habitats in Godavari delta, India

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 162512323) - Fishing cat  - Awarded $25,000 on April 20, 2016
20-04-2016 - Fishing cat

Conservation of small cat species in Sri Lanka through community based conservation and research

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 162512174) - Fishing Cat - Awarded $10,000 on April 20, 2016
20-04-2016 - Fishing Cat

Enhancing the conservation of the endangered fishing cat through community outreach and empowerment in the Eastern Ghats of South India.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 162512531) - Pallas's cat - Awarded $7,500 on April 20, 2016
20-04-2016 - Pallas's cat

Extending Pallas's cat camera-trap project in Nar-Phoo valley, Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 152512017) - Yuanbaoshan fir - Awarded $12,000 on December 09, 2015
09-12-2015 - Yuanbaoshan fir

The entire global population of the Critically Endangered Yuanbaoshan fir is found in the Yuanbaoshan National Nature Reserve, China. At this site, just 794 individuals can be found within the space of 4 hectares. Fauna & Flora International is working to empower local communities to conserve this last remaining population.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 152511753) - Pinus cernua - Awarded $12,000 on December 09, 2015
09-12-2015 - Pinus cernua

Conservation assessment of endangered Lao-Vietnamese stenoendemic – Pinus cernua (Pinaceae). Identification of distribution, population structure, habitat loss, lbiome significance ...

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 152511619) - Artocarpus annulatus - Awarded $6,000 on December 09, 2015
09-12-2015 - Artocarpus annulatus

This project focuses on the IUCN assessment and conservation of Artocarpus annulatus, an endemic tree species in Sarawak, Malaysia. It is the only truly wild member of the lineage containing two crop species (jackfruit and cempedak). There are very few collections of A. annulatus, and no IUCN assessment exists. Based on existing data, it could be classified as critically endangered and more data are needed.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 152511525) - Sri Lanka Emerald Spreadwing - Awarded $3,000 on December 09, 2015
09-12-2015 - Sri Lanka Emerald Spreadwing

Sinhalestes orientalis (Sri Lanka Emerald Spreadwing) is a globally Critically Endangered damselfly species endemic to Sri Lankan montane zone. This project focuses on the ecology and distribution of Sinhalestes orientalis and is aimed at establishing baseline information for the conservation of the species and to increase the awareness regarding the species and its habitat.

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Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 152511949) - Chinese pangolin - Awarded $12,000 on December 09, 2015
09-12-2015 - Chinese pangolin

To identify the geographic origin of pangolin seizures, the project aims to build a genetic map of pangolins across Vietnam by collecting fecal samples using detection dogs.

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