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An organisations database highlights the range of organisations working on conservation-poverty linkages, including donor agencies, conservation organisations, NGOs, indigenous people's organisations and grassroots groups. The database can be searched by key word or by organisation type. The organisations are displyed in this page in reverse order from the one most recently entered into the database.

Displaying 26 - 50 of 445 organisations

Green Planet Initiative International is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation established in 2008, committed to carrying out activities that ensure the sustainable management of environmental resources, promotion of sound health and well-being...

Green Cameroon was founded in 2003 with a mission to Conserve Cameroon’s rich biodiversity by working on practical solutions to solve conservation problems. Green Cameroon pays close attention to sustainable development, rural community livelihood and...

Bioclimate works to improve the lives of rural communities and the way they manage their natural and financial resources. Rural communities rely on natural resources for their livelihoods. We work with local partners in countries around the world to...

Applied Environmental Research Foundation (AERF) has been involved in participatory biodiversity conservation in the Western Ghats hotspot since 1996. The organisation has also worked in Eastern Himalaya hotspot between 1994-2000. AERF has always made...

MS Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) with its headquarters at Chennai and 18 field centres in different regions of India is a high credible organisation in the area of sustainable agricultural and rural development. The organisation has a...

Wildlife Conservation Nepal (WCN) works to protect endangered species and their habitat while protecting the rights of the local people by providing training to uplift their living standard  through non timber forest products, agroforestry and farming...

One of the key aims of the University of Cambridge Conservation Institute is to promote meaningful dialogue within and between biological, physical and social aspects of biodiversity conservation across the University, as well as facilitating...

Global Witness aims to change the system by exposing networks that drive conflict, corruption and environmental destruction.

Association Takh is dedicated to science-based conservation which integrates the reintroduction of the world’s last wild horse, conservation of the Mongolian steppe and improvement of the lives of Mongolian herders. The Przewalski’s horse, while saved...

Ecoa tries to mix scientific approach and political action engaging local communities in the Pantanal wetlands of Brazil for a sustainable development. Ecoa's actions tend to promote biological conservation as well as poverty alleviation. Through our...

The SDZG-EFRP was set up following the observation of gorillas for the first time in the Ebo forest by a SDZG team in 2002. The gorillas of the Ebo forest are geographically intermediate between the western lowland and Cross River gorillas, and to...

Established in 1995, PRCF is a non-government, non-membership, non-profit organization. The goal of PRCF is imbedded within its mission statement; ‘to strengthen local participation in the conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem functions, through...

The Orangutan Tropical Peatland Project (OuTrop) was founded in 1999 by two graduate zoologists - Simon Husson and Helen Morrogh-Bernard - who were originally introduced to Sabangau and tropical peatlands (Borneo & Indonesia) by Professor Jack...

Bangladesh Environment and Development Society (BEDS) is a non-profit, non-government, research, and implementation organization working on environment and development at local and national regional in Bangladesh through local initiatives and...

Green League Congo is a not-for-profit NGO whose mission is to safeguard ecosystems, fight global warming, and reduce the poverty of the indigenous population.

More specific objectives are:

  • Environmental protection and advocacy...

Nkuringo cultural center (NCC) is a not-for-profit organisation committed to poverty eradication through conservation. The main aim of NCC is to improve communities wellbeing through the use of cultural heritage, eco-tourism and conservation....

African Union of Conservationists (AUC) has been established to be the biggest Union of Conservationists in Africa, to champion conservation and development integration. It is an independent nongovernmental organization mandated to promote...

Strong Roots focuses on conservation and sustainable development through educating and empowering the local and indigenous communities that live in the region of the Kahuzi-Biega National Park (KBNP) in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)....

The Centre for Non-Timber Resources (CNTR) is a research centre dedicated to strategic and applied research on forest resources and rural economy. The focus to date has been primarily on non-timber resources, a large and relatively under-developed and...

The priorities of the TAPA-SG are to contribute to the work of the IUCN and World Commission on Protected Areas to (1) conserve biodiversity, (2) generate knowledge, (3) build awareness and (4) improve governance and equity.
The objectives of the...

The Regional Plant Resource Centre (RPRC) was established in 1985 with the mandate of collecting, conserving and propagating plant species, specialized and unique plant communities. The Centre implements various research trials relating to rare,...

Elephant Conservation Network (ECN) is a small non-government organisation located in Kanchanaburi, Thailand, that works in partnership with local people and other NGOs, as well as local and national government agencies. ECN's ultimate aim is to...

Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) is a semi-autonomous government agency that conserves and manages Uganda’s wildlife for the people of Uganda and the global community. This agency was established in 1996 after the merger of the Uganda National...

The New Nature Foundation (NNF) strives to conserve wild animals and wild places through education, empowerment, and an emphasis on creative solutions that promote people living in harmony with nature. Its current work focuses on protecting Kibale...

Bwindi Mgahinga Conservation Trust (BMCT) was established in 1994 under the Uganda Trustees Laws. Its mission is to foster conservation of biodiversity of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park (MGNP) and Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (BINP) through...

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