News and Events
Aug 17, 2016 · News Item(ECO) Environmental Communication, Learning and Outreach
USAID’s Environmental Communication, Learning and Outreach (ECO) contract is a five-year project aimed at improving learning and communications in the Environmental and Natural Resource Management and Global Climate Change sectors for USAID staff and the broader development community.
Aug 10, 2016 · News ItemBUILD: Biodiversity Understanding in Infrastructure and Landscape Development
USAID’s support to the Conservation Strategy Fund (CSF) through the Biodiversity Understanding in Infrastructure and Landscape Development (BUILD) program (2011-2015) aimed to improve policy, regulatory and planning approaches to avoid or reduce negative impacts of infrastructure development on biodiversity.
Aug 02, 2016 · News ItemSCAPES: Sustainable Conservation Approaches in Priority Ecosystems: 2009- 2014
SCAPES was the flagship program of USAID’s Forestry and Biodiversity Office, and as such played a prominent role in driving innovation across the Agency’s biodiversity conservation portfolio, and ultimately the wider international conservation community.
Jun 22, 2016 · News Item2016 USAID CLA Case Competition
Building on the success of last year’s CLA Case Competition, we are pleased to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the 2016 Competition!
Recently Added Resources
Aug 15, 2016 · LinkA global assessment of community based natural resource management: addressing the critical challenges of the rural sector
The purpose of the report is to assess the state of community-based natural resource management. It focuses on the CBNRM…
Aug 11, 2016 · LinkPhilippines CBNRM stocktaking report
This report is intended to facilitate deeper discussions and dialogue among stakeholders – donors, implementers, service providers, and others –…
Aug 10, 2016 · LinkStakeholder engagement for biodiversity conservation goals Assessing the Status of the Evidence
This biodiversity technical brief contains various sections including an overview of stakeholder engagement methods, analysis of the most common benefit…
Aug 10, 2016 · LinkRewards and risks associated with community engagement in anti-poaching and anti-trafficking
This Biodiversity Research Paper provides technical guidance and support to USAID Missions as they program biodiversity funding. The paper seeks…
Videos and Webinars
Aug 24, 2016 · News ItemConservation is Development
This video was created to illustrate USAID's vision of conserving biodiversity for sustainable long-term development, articulated in detail in the Agency's first-ever Biodiversity Policy.
Jun 07, 2015 · News ItemManaging Natural Resources for Peace-building in Post-Conflict Societies Webinar
Managing Natural Resources for Peace-building in Post-Conflict Societies from FRAMEweb on Vimeo.
Jun 07, 2015 · News ItemHigh-Level Virtual Roundtable on CBNRM Policy in Southern Africa
In June 2013, USAID’s Capitalizing Knowledge, Connecting Communities hosted an online High-Level CBNRM Policy Roundtable with policy-makers and influencers in…
May 22, 2015 · News ItemWithout Borders - English
“Without Borders” is a 30 minute documentary film exploring the environmental context of the Upper Guinea Forest Ecosystem of West…
May 22, 2015 · News ItemHow Does Community-based Natural Resource Management (CBNRM) Impact Villages?
In this USAID production, community members from around the world share how CBNRM is impacting their families, neighbors, and communities, illuminating benefits and opportunities for development and environment on a community-based level.
May 22, 2015 · News ItemLost Freetown, a film by Nazia Parvez
LOST FREETOWN: A 30-min documentary unravelling the environmental disaster in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone. The film shows how…