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An organisations database – with more than 300 organisations listed - 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.

  • The Centre for Environment and Development (CED) was created in 1994 in response to the need for grassroots and independent voices into the policy reforms in the forest and environment sector in Cameroon and the Congo Basin at that time. CED's overall...

  • The African Conservation Foundation is working towards the protection and conservation of Africa's endangered wildlife and their habitats. Founded in 1999, ACF fills a unique niche by creating an Africa-wide network for information exchange and...

  • Founded by the renowned primatologist herself, The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) is a global non-profit organisation that empowers people to make a difference for all living things. Our work builds on Dr.Goodall’s scientific work and her...

  • The Bristol Conservation and Science Foundation (BCSF) aims to conserve threatened species by supporting sustainable development in pro-poor communities.

  • SCNL is a conservation organisation which seeks to educate, encourage and assist civil society understand the need to conserve nature and build consensus on the effective management of biodiversity, to ensure that the use of natural resources is...

  • The IUCN/South American Camelid Specialist Group (GECS) is one of more than 100 volunteer expert groups in the Species Survival Commission (SSC) of IUCN, the International Union for the Conservation of Nature. GECS works along with more than 7,000...

  • Terra Viva Grants is an information directory of international grant makers for agriculture, energy, environment, and natural resources in the developing world. Terra Viva Grants provides detailed profiles of over 320 grant makers, and is adding to...

  • The Islamic Culture Foundation (FUNCI) is a non-profit, non-partisan, strictly independent cultural and scientific Spanish organisation (registered as a private cultural foundation in the Registry of the Protectorate of Cultural Foundations of the...

  • Global Nature Fund (GNF) is a non-profit, private, independent international foundation. GNF was founded in 1998 with the objective of fostering the protection of nature and the environment as well as animals. GNF’s work consists mainly of:
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  • Rubaga Division is a Local Government which is mandated by the Local Government Act (1997) of Uganda to provide services to, and to design and implement development plans that aim at improving the living conditions of all persons living within its...

  • Operating for over 20 years in East Africa, Village Enterprise Fund (VEF)’s mission is to break the cycle of poverty by providing business training, seed capital, and ongoing mentoring to rural entrepreneurs. VEF plays a unique role in the...

  • Livelihoods Connect is one in a family of Knowledge Services based at the Institute of Development Studies. Livelihoods Connect has two main strands of work. The first is a website within which they summarise and host documents relating to the...

  • The Beekeeping Extension Society (BES) is a non-governmental organisation based in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria. The primary objective of BES is extending beekeeping technology to local beekeepers in order to stop the destruction of forest trees,...

  • The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA) is a public interest environmental law organisation that works to promote environmental justice in Zimbabwe and Southern Africa. Its main objective is to help poor and disadvantaged natural resources...

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