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USAID's Food For Peace Explores the Role of Wild-Caught Fisheries
Sep 25, 2018 · News Item

USAID's Food For Peace Explores the Role of Wild-Caught Fisheries

by Portal Web Editor — Oct 10, 2019 12:29 PM

USAID’s Office of Food For Peace and Office of Forestry and Biodiversity jointly organized a workshop to review the importance and contributions of wild-caught…

May 24, 2018 · News Item

Women Marine Guards Protect the Underwater “Treasure”

by Gateway Web Editor — Oct 21, 2019 07:10 PM

The long stretch of pinkish white sand of Subic Beach in the Philippines’ Calintaan Island has become a popular tourist destination during the past…

DNA Detective Dogs Saving Pangolins
Feb 15, 2018 · News Item

DNA Detective Dogs Saving Pangolins

by FRAME Administrator — Jan 14, 2019 01:18 PM

Sniffing her way through the forests of Nepal and Vietnam, Athena, an Australian Shepherd mix, and her trainer are working to save the world's…

Insights from Wildlife Crime Tech Challenge Winners and Partners
Jan 12, 2018 · Story

Insights from Wildlife Crime Tech Challenge Winners and Partners

 

Seminars focus on integrating biodiversity and forests into diverse development objectives
Dec 08, 2017 · News Item

Seminars focus on integrating biodiversity and forests into diverse development objectives

by FRAME Administrator — Oct 10, 2019 12:27 PM

USAID’s Office of Forestry and Biodiversity (FAB) and the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) teamed up this past October to host a series…

Biodiversity Conservation Program in the Amazon
Oct 09, 2017 · Story

Biodiversity Conservation Program in the Amazon

USAID/Brazil works with the government, public and private sectors and nonprofit organizations to conserve biodiversity in the Amazon. The robust partnership between USAID and…

Symposium Features USAID Research Partnerships on Forests and Watersheds to Solve Complex Challenges to Food Security, Nutrition and Health
Oct 20, 2017 · News Item

Symposium Features USAID Research Partnerships on Forests and Watersheds to Solve Complex Challenges to Food Security, Nutrition and Health

by FRAME Administrator — Oct 10, 2019 12:12 PM

A symposium held at the Ronald Reagan Building on October 4 highlighted research that demonstrates linkages between the status of watersheds and forests and…

Hariyo Ban Program: Cross-sector Collaboration
Sep 15, 2017 · Story

Hariyo Ban Program: Cross-sector Collaboration

Threats to Nepal's biodiversity and ecosystems impact the 80 percent of the population that depends on natural resources for their livelihood. The Government of…

Using the Biodiversity Conservation Gateway: The Case of Nepal
Sep 11, 2017 · News Item

Using the Biodiversity Conservation Gateway: The Case of Nepal

by Gateway Web Editor — Oct 10, 2019 12:07 PM

The USAID Biodiversity Conservation Gateway is a resource repository created to support the programming and information needs of Agency staff, partners and the global…

The Wild Table: Fish, Forests and Food Security
Jun 23, 2017 · Video

The Wild Table: Fish, Forests and Food Security

Wild fish and forests play a much more significant role in contributing to food security and resilience than you may have thought.

Jun 12, 2017 · News Item

The Wild Table: Fish, Forests and Food Security

by FRAME Administrator — Oct 10, 2019 12:14 PM

What do chocolate, forests and fisheries management have in common? The answer lies at the intersection of biodiversity conservation and food security.

Flying Under the Radar: Wildlife Trafficking in the Air Transport Sector
May 26, 2017 · News Item

Flying Under the Radar: Wildlife Trafficking in the Air Transport Sector

by FRAME Administrator — Nov 13, 2018 04:17 PM

Flying Under the Radar is the most comprehensive report on wildlife trafficking in the air transport sector to date, analyzing ivory, rhino horn, reptile…

Tackling Environmental Crime in Madagascar’s Rainforests
Mar 06, 2017 · Story

Tackling Environmental Crime in Madagascar’s Rainforests

Pierre Sampilahy, Chief Patroller for the Mitsinjo community forestry group in northeastern Madagascar, looks at the large tree lying at his feet. “This one…

Food Security and Health Depend on Biodiverse Ecosystems
Feb 14, 2017 · News Item

Food Security and Health Depend on Biodiverse Ecosystems

by FRAME Administrator — Nov 13, 2018 04:09 PM

Taylor Ricketts’ work focuses on the question: How do we meet the needs of both people and nature in an increasingly crowded, changing world?

Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing in the Philippines
Jul 25, 2016 · Story

Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing in the Philippines

Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing weakens efforts to manage fisheries sustainably and also threatens food and livelihood security in coastal communities. In the…

Biodiversity Cross-Mission Learning
Dec 01, 2016 · Video

Biodiversity Cross-Mission Learning

USAID's Biodiversity Cross-Mission Learning Program works to increase the effectiveness of biodiversity conservation programming by finding out what works, what doesn’t, and why.

Nature is a Treasure Trove for Human Well-Being
Nov 18, 2016 · News Item

Nature is a Treasure Trove for Human Well-Being

by Gateway Web Editor — Oct 10, 2019 11:55 AM

And there is plenty of research that supports the connection between environmental health and human health. That's why policymakers, conservation champions, health practitioners and…

Biodiversity and Food Security Are Inextricably Linked
Nov 14, 2016 · News Item

Biodiversity and Food Security Are Inextricably Linked

by FRAME Administrator — Nov 13, 2018 03:11 PM

Biodiversity underpins the ecosystem goods and services that enable sustainable development.

Oct 28, 2016 · News Item

CIFOR's New Bushmeat Site

by Gateway Web Editor — Oct 21, 2019 07:39 PM

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) launched a new website on bushmeat, or wild species that are hunted for food. The website brings…

The Case for Integrated Development
Sep 06, 2016 · News Item

The Case for Integrated Development

by Gateway Web Editor — Oct 10, 2019 11:53 AM

Often the world’s most pressing and complex problems are addressed sector-by-sector rather than holistically. This “siloed” approach to development may not only place limitations…

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