Central Asia

Energy&Wetlands Research Group, CES TE 15

By Connor Walsh / 5th October 2021

About Name of organisation Energy & Wetlands Research Group, CES TE 15 Funding support ENVIS Division, The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Government of India Number of staff 25 Number of visitors per year 35 (annual), 750-1000 during the symposium Overall aims of the centre The Energy and Wetlands Research Group at the…

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Inlay Lake Biosphere Reserve Environmental Education Center

By Connor Walsh / 1st October 2021

About Name of organisation Inlay Lake Biosphere Reserve Environmental Education Center‐MAB‐EEC. Inlay Lake Wildlife Sanctuary, Nature and Wildlife Conservation Division, Forest Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation. Funding support Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation and UNESCO Number of staff Four Number of visitors per year 634 (2017‐2018) Overall aims of the…

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Polistovsky Reserve Visitor Center

By James Cutler / 23rd April 2021

About Name of organisation Visit Centre of the Polistovsky Nature Reserve Funding support Budgetary Number of staff 5 Number of visitors per year 600+ / year Overall aims of the centre Ecological education of the population, first of all, about the role of wetlands Description of the centre The territory of the Polistovsky Reserve includes…

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Girls points to wetland species photos on wall

SOF Centre for Nature Learning and Research

By Connor Walsh / 11th December 2020

About Name of the organisation The Salem Ornithological Foundation (SOF) (சேலம் பறவையியல் கழகம் in Tamil) is a youth-led, registered, not-for-profit organization established in 2017 in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India. Our goal is to contribute to the knowledge and conservation of Salem’s birdlife, environment, biodiversity and climate change through education, research and innovative solutions. We work…

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Ecofund “Live Planet”, Russia

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Khakass Regional Public Ecological Fund “Live Planet” Funding support Ecofund “Live Planet” is funded by a combination of grants, financing from regional government, education and excursion activities and donations from the Friends of the Fund. Number of staff 4 staff and volunteers from the local residents. Overall aims of the centre…

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Deh Akro-II

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About   Funding support Indus for All Program,  WWF, Pakistan Number of staff 5 Overall aims of the centre Community based wetland management in Deh Akro-II. Description of the centre The total area of Deh Akro-II is 20,500 ha. The wetland supports more than 18 species of mammals, 16 species of reptiles, 14 species of fish…

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Arua Wetland Centre

By James Cutler / 18th March 2019

About Name of organisation Arua Wetland Centre Funding support Nature Conservation Management (NACOM) is the pioneer non-government , pro-environment organisation in Bangladesh. Its goal is protection of nature for better human life. Its mandate relates to biodiversity conservation, sustainable development, poverty alleviation and sustainable natural resource management through research, information exchange and conservation activities. NACOM…

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The Soonabai Pirojsha Godrej Foundation

By Chris / 3rd March 2018

About The Soonabai Pirojsha Godrej Foundation is a public charitable Trust registered under the Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950. The Foundation works mainly in social fields like education and medical aid etc. Soonabai Pirojsha Godrej Marine Ecology Centre (SPGMEC) is part of the Foundation., and is partly funded by the Trust and partly by M/s.…

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Salim Ali Visitor Centre

By Chris / 2nd March 2018

About This 29sq km reserve locally known as Ghana is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands. Keoladeo National Park as any other National park or sanctuary offers excellent opportunities for understanding nature. Funding support: The centre was established by a very unique partnership of Government an NGO and a corporate house…

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Salim Ali Nature Club

By Chris / 2nd March 2018

About SACON in partnership with schools of the Singanallur and Sulur-Voluntary Activity by SACON as a part of its nature education programme (www.sacon.org) and www.wetlandsofindia.org Founded/opened The centre was opened with activities of students of these two schools three years ago. There is no estimate of visitors. Mostly visited for bird watching. Known for Spot-billed…

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