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by Portal Guest last modified Jan 10, 2013 07:42 AM
This is a "smart" folder that lists all content posted on the Portal in which the word "biodiversity" appears.
ABCG Upcoming Event: Scaling Up Community Conservation in The Greater Mara Ecosystem Oct 29, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM The Nature Conservancy 4245 Fairfax Dr. Suite 100 (5th Floor Common Area) Arlington, VA, by Portal Web Editor
The Maasai Mara ecosystem is home to approximately 25% of Kenya's wildlife. It hosts more than 95 mammal species besides being a recognized Important Bird Area with 550 bird species. Presently, about 70 per cent of this wildlife is living outside the gazetted conservation area - the Maasai Mara National Reserve. Adjacent land owned by local communities form key dispersal and diversity areas and are designated as Wildlife Conservancies that surround the National Reserve. Presently 15 conservancies have been established. They are all unique in natural habitat, size, and structure, and all share the same philosophy that both wildlife and local people should thrive.
Video Webinar: Conservation Enterprises: Integrating Conservation Goals into Development Projects by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Oct 17, 2019 01:43 PM
A webinar with the World Bank's Global Wildlife Program demonstrated how conservation enterprise projects can achieve goals if certain elements and indicators are included during project design and measured through implementation.
Image Feed the Future Fisheries, Biodiversity and Livelihoods thumbnail image by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Oct 10, 2019 03:53 PM
Women selling fish in Senegal. Credit Matt Maltby/Winrock
Blog Post Fishing For Equality and Sustainability by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Oct 10, 2019 11:27 AM
In a wooden boat on the estuary of the Densu River in Ghana, Cecila dips a salinator into the water and declares that the salinity is only two parts per thousand. With a small frown, she runs another simple test that indicates the water clarity is only one foot deep.
File Digital Approaches to Demand Reduction: Recent Results from the Field Presentation by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 26, 2019 02:19 PM
In September 2019, the CWT Learning Group and the World Bank’s Global Wildlife Program co-hosted a webinar to share the recent results from demand reduction campaigns in Thailand. USAID’s Wildlife Asia Activity helps reduce demand for wildlife products by communicating, mobilizing, and advocating for ways to change practices and build new social norms around the use of wildlife products. Concurrently, the World Wildlife Fund has launched a global initiative to reduce demand for ivory by combining policy advocacy, consumer research, behavior change efforts, and market monitoring. In addition to this presentation, the webinar recording is also available below.
Video Webinar: Digital Approaches to Demand Reduction: Recent Results from the Field by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 26, 2019 02:17 PM
In September 2019, the CWT Learning Group and the World Bank’s Global Wildlife Program co-hosted a webinar to share the recent results from demand reduction campaigns in Thailand.
ABCG Upcoming Event: Conservation Enterprises Integrating Conservation Goals into Development Oct 02, 2019 from 09:00 AM to 10:30 AM The World Bank, Room MC 8-300 NW Washington, DC 20433, by Portal Web Editor
This virtual event is a part of a monthly series of webinars hosted by the Global Wildlife Program (GWP), a seven-year Global Environment Facility (GEF) funded program developed as a response to the growing crisis of illicit wildlife trade.
ABCG Career Opportunities September 2019 by Portal Web Editor — last modified Sep 20, 2019 03:36 PM
Africa Biodiversity Collaborative Group career opportunities in conservation.
File Conservation and Law Enforcement in Gorongosa and Niassa: A Study of the Criminal Justice Process for Wildlife Crime, from Apprehension to Incarceration by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 11, 2019 05:19 PM
In July 2019, USAID/Mozambique released a comprehensive study of the wildlife criminal justice process in Mozambique and identified key areas for improvement. Successful enforcement of wildlife trafficking laws requires apprehending perpetrators and shepherding them through the criminal justice system. This study, Conservation & Enforcement in Gorongosa & Niassa: A Study of the Criminal Justice Process for Wildlife Crime from Apprehension to Incarceration, was undertaken to answer a key learning question pertaining to wildlife trafficking in Mozambique: Under what conditions does increased detection of environmental crimes lead to prosecution and punishment? To answer this question, the Mozambique Monitoring and Evaluation Mechanisms and Services team conducted interviews to map Mozambique’s criminal justice system. The team compared the ideal legal pathway that wildlife criminals should follow with the steps taken in reality and used discrepancies to highlight areas for strengthening the system.
Image USAID Biodiversity and Development Research Agenda cover image by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Aug 09, 2019 03:18 PM
USAID Biodiversity and Development Research Agenda cover image
Image Foreign Assistance Act Sections 118/119 Tropical Forest and Biodiversity Analysis cover image by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Aug 07, 2019 11:34 AM
Foreign Assistance Act Sections 118/119 Tropical Forest and Biodiversity Analysis cover image
Image Discussion Note: Thinking and Working Politically and Strengthening Political Economy Analysis in USAID Biodiversity Programming by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Aug 07, 2019 10:21 AM
Cover of report, Discussion Note: Thinking and Working Politically and Strengthening Political Economy Analysis in USAID Biodiversity Programming
Blog Post Hope for Tigers in Bangladesh by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Aug 07, 2019 02:08 PM
In Bangladesh’s Sundarbans—the world’s largest mangrove forest—every tiger counts. And a report from the country’s Forest Department recently revealed that the tiger count has increased by eight percent in three years. (Photo: Soumyajit Nandy)
Blog Post USAID works alongside Vietnam’s National Assembly on effective wildlife conservation through demand reduction by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Aug 05, 2019 09:19 AM
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) brought together top government leaders and stakeholders for a dialogue about endangered species conservation.
File Guía Práctica De Biodiversidad 3: Resumen by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 23, 2019 06:32 PM
Este es un resumen de la Guía Practica 3 que describe la manera en que los equipos de diseño de programas pueden utilizar las cadenas de resultados para articular de una manera clara declaraciones de resultados y desarrollar indicadores para manejar los programas de biodiversidad.
File Guía Práctica De Biodiversidad 2: Resumen by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 23, 2019 06:29 PM
Este es un resumen de la Guía Practica 2 que describe la herramienta de cadena de resultados, cómo crear cadenas de resultados y los beneficios de desarrollarlas para apoyar los programas de biodiversidad.
File Guía Práctica De Biodiversidad 1: Resumen by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 23, 2019 06:28 PM
Este es un resumen de la Guía Practica 1 que describe que es un modelo de situación y cómo construirlo.
File Guía Práctica de Biodiversidad 3: Definición de Resultados e Indicadores para el Monitoreo, la Evaluación y el Aprendizaje en Los Programas de Biodiversidad en USAID by Gateway Web Editor — last modified Sep 23, 2019 06:28 PM
La tercera guía práctica se vale de las cadenas de resultados desarrolladas en la segunda guía y ayuda a identificar los resultados clave para desarrollar declaraciones de resultados e indicadores del desempeño.
File Biodiversity Integration Case Study Competition Winners by BRIDGE — last modified Sep 11, 2019 05:23 PM
The case study competition sought examples of biodiversity integration across a range of sectors, from biodiversity programming with other sector development outcomes to health or food security programming with biodiversity outcomes. BRIDGE is working with the winners to refine cases to share with USAID, partners, and the public.
File Health Reference Sheet by BRIDGE — last modified Jul 22, 2019 01:37 PM
Intact, biologically diverse ecosystems play important roles in promoting health and fighting disease by providing goods and services including wild foods, natural medicines, and clean air and water. Human health also plays an important role in biodiversity outcomes, as poor health and low access to health services are drivers of biodiversity loss.
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