darwin initative

Region

South asia

Ref.TitleDatesLocations
110002People and Plants - Training Darwin mentors in India (£58,823.00)
BGCI - Botanic Gardens Conservation International
2001-04-01 - 2003-03-31India
210013Conservation of Critically Endangered Gyps spp. Vultures in India (£144,391.00)
IoZ - Institute of Zoology
2001-04-01 - 2004-03-31India
311020Building capacity for biodiversity monitoring and assessment in Nepal (£148,211.00)
UNEP/WCMC
2002-04-01 - 2005-03-31Nepal
411021Institutionalising Participatory Integrated Forest Management Assessment in Nepal (£178,447.00)
University of East Anglia - International Development
2002-10-01 - 2005-09-30Nepal
512024Institutional capacity building & training, Royal Botanic Garden, Serbithang, Bhutan (£124,635.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2003-08-01 - 2005-10-30Bhutan
612027Prediction and management of declines in Gyps species vultures (£231,975.00)
RSPB
2003-07-01 - 2006-09-30India, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Yemen
712030Building capacity for plant biodiversity inventory and conservation in Nepal (£112,150.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2003-07-01 - 2006-10-31Nepal
813021Strengthening Capacity for Biodiversity Conservation in West Africa (£189,435.00)
Birdlife International
2004-07-01 - 2007-03-31Ghana, Guinea, India, Liberia, Sierra Leone
913029Conserving Giant Clams Through Community Reserves in Lakshadweep Islands, India (£149,961.00)
LEAD UK
2005-04-01 - 2008-04-30India
1014005Conservation of Pakistan's Marine Cetacean Biodiversity and Pelagic Environment (£167,308.00)
University of London, University Marine Biological Station - UMBS
2005-10-01 - 2008-09-30Pakistan
1114013Community Management of NTFPs in Kangchenjunga Conservation Area, Nepal (£170,100.00)
WWF - UK
2005-07-01 - 2008-06-30Nepal
1214030Going for Gold - Cordyceps Conservation in Bhutan (£204,936.00)
CABI International - Egham
2005-05-01 - 2008-09-30Bhutan
1314039Large-scale Habitat Mapping and Local Conservation Initiatives for Jerdon's Courser, India (£161,325.00)
University of Reading - CAER
2005-07-01 - 2008-06-30India
1414041Strengthening the Indian Bird Conservation Network to Safeguard Key Sites (£95,085.00)
RSPB
2005-07-01 - 2008-06-30India
1515001Bees, biodiversity and forest livelihoods in the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve (£275,308.00)
University of East Anglia - International Development
2006-06-01 - 2009-05-31India
1615010Buffer Zone Restoration and Development in Knuckles Forest Reserve (£225,068.00)
University of Aberdeen - St Machar
2006-07-01 - 2009-06-30Sri Lanka
1715014Managing Wetlands for Sustainable Livelihoods at Koshi Tappu (£198,835.00)
WWT - Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
2006-10-01 - 2009-11-30Nepal
1815017Implementing a Recovery Plan for the Critically Endangered Pygmy Hog in Assam (£190,000.00)
DWCT - Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
2006-04-01 - 2010-03-31India
1915018Developing Land Snail Expertise in South and Southeast Asia (£262,657.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum, Zoology
2006-05-01 - 2011-03-31India, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam
2015030Strengthening Scientific Capacity of Conservation NGOs working with the CBD (£136,950.00)
Birdlife International
2006-08-01 - 2009-09-30Bolivia, Botswana, Lebanon, Nepal, Palau, Russia
2115032Conserving a Flagship Steppe Species: the Critically Endangered Sociable Lapwing (£185,863.00)
RSPB
2006-05-01 - 2009-03-31India, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey
2216007Building capacities for mitigating human-elephant conflict in Assam (£179,750.00)
Chester Zoo
2007-06-01 - 2010-05-31India
2316008Conservation of Microfungi: a voice for unprotected and vulnerable organisms (£289,860.00)
BioNET International (Egham)
2007-05-01 - 2010-04-30Argentina, Armenia, Cuba, India, South Africa, Ukraine
2416009Crisis to Biological Management: rhinoceros, grassland and public engagement (£233,087.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2007-05-01 - 2010-04-30Nepal
2517002Managing coral reef fisheries for biodiversity, ecosystem and economic benefits, Maldives (£220,000.00)
MCS - Marine Conservation Society
2009-04-01 - 2013-06-03Maldives
2618003Supporting indigenous and local organisations to implement CBD Article 10(c) (£270,000.00)
Forest Peoples Programme, Forest Peoples Programme
2010-04-01 - 2013-03-31Bangladesh, Guyana, Indonesia, Panama, Suriname, Thailand
2718005Understanding, assessing and monitoring ecosystem services for better biodiversity conservation (£246,415.00)
Birdlife International, Birdlife International
2010-04-01 - 2013-03-31Nepal
2818006Integrated River Dolphin Conservation for Sustainable Ecosystem Services in Brahmaputra (£292,000.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London, ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2010-04-01 - 2013-07-21India
2918008Trans-boundary solutions to the Asian vulture crisis (£299,960.00)
RSPB
2010-04-01 - 2013-12-31India, Nepal
3019011Conserving the critically endangered Bengal Florican - a Terai flagship species (£290,417.00)
RSPB, RSPB
2012-10-01 - 2016-09-30India, Nepal
3119024Enhancing the relationship between people and pollinators in Eastern India (£271,258.00)
Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust
2012-04-01 - 2015-03-31India
3220002Strengthening Indian Ocean migratory elasmobranch conservation policy and fisher livelihoods (£296,233.00)
MRAG Ltd
2013-04-01 - 2016-03-31Sri Lanka
3320015Economic incentives to conserve Hilsa fish (Tenualosa Ilisha) in Bangladesh (£208,315.00)
IIED
2013-04-01 - 2016-05-31Bangladesh
3420016Reviving socio-ecological landscapes for biodiversity conservation and climate change adaptation (£171,317.00)
DICE - Durrell Institute of Conservation & Ecology
2013-06-01 - 2016-05-31India
3522004Collaborative conflict management for community livelihoods and conservation (£265,914.00)
University of Aberdeen - Tillydrone
2015-04-01 - 2018-03-31Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan
3622009Securing Suklaphanta Wildlife Reserve's grasslands and wellbeing of local communities (£284,417.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2015-04-01 - 2018-03-31Nepal
3722018Mainstreaming biodiversity and ecosystem services into community forestry in Nepal (£262,950.00)
Birdlife International
2015-06-01 - 2018-06-30Nepal
3824015Community conservation of Chitwan National Park’s freshwater ecosystems and Gharials (£397,693.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2017-06-15 - 2021-03-31Nepal
393014Namdapha Rainforest Project (£124,200.00)
Scientific Exploration Society
1993-11-01 - India
403023Management of Tall Grasslands for the Conservation of Biodiversity and Sustainable Utilisation (£102,040.00)
University of East Anglia - CEEC
1993-11-01 - Nepal
413040Fungal Wilt Disease Resistance and Phytochemical Variation in Wild Species of Chickpea (£75,471.00)
Natural Resources Institute - CERC
1993-11-01 - India, Pakistan, Syria
423067Field Collection, Molecular Characterisation and In Vitro Conservation of Porteresia Coarctata (£50,920.00)
SAC - Scottish Agricultural College
1993-11-01 - India
433138Biodiversity of Western Ghats (£44,943.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum, Entomology
1994-04-01 - India
443154Training of Conservation Lawyers (£154,084.00)
FIELD - Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development
1994-04-01 - Colombia, India, Mexico, Nigeria
453162Aquatic Biodiversity in the Himalaya (£191,487.00)
CEH - Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford
1994-04-01 - 1998-03-31India, Nepal
464060Deep Demersal Fishes of the Maldives (£15,280.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum, Zoology
1995-04-01 - Maldives
474156Conservation of Coral Reef Biodiversity in Sri Lanka (£127,750.00)
MCS - Marine Conservation Society
1995-04-01 - Sri Lanka
485126Training Darwin Scholars - MSc in Ecosystems Analysis and Governance (£115,020.00)
University of Warwick, Life Sciences
1996-04-01 - Ghana, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Trinidad and Tobago
495128Habitat and Diversity Mapping in Sri Lanka's Coastal and Marine Zone (£44,171.00)
University of Warwick, Life Sciences
1996-05-01 - 1997-04-30Sri Lanka
506017Conserving India's Biodiversity - NGO Training and Projects with Local Communities (£110,404.00)
FSC - Field Studies Council
1997-04-01 - 2001-06-30India
516052Plant Information and Technology Transfer for Nepal (£126,413.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum
1997-10-01 - 1999-09-30Nepal
526173Protected Areas Management Planning in the Andaman Islands, India (£145,550.00)
FFI - Fauna and Flora International
1997-04-01 - 2001-09-30India
537035River dolphin conservation in Brazil and Pakistan (£69,000.00)
University of St Andrews - SMRU
1998-12-01 - 2001-12-31Brazil, Pakistan
548214Land snail biodiversity in Sri Lanka (£117,391.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum, Entomology
1999-10-01 - 2002-09-30Sri Lanka
558249Nematode biodiversity and worldwide pollution monitoring (£163,200.00)
Plymouth Marine Laboratory
1999-04-01 - 2002-10-31Brazil, Chile, Pakistan, Poland
569002Effective management for biodiversity conservation in coastal Wetlands, Sri Lanka (£145,741.00)
University of Portsmouth, CEMARE
2000-05-01 - 2002-04-30Sri Lanka
579018Conservation of the endangered Jerdon’s courser in India (£70,261.00)
University of Reading - Plant Sciences
2000-08-01 - 2004-03-31India
58DARSC173Sustaining snow leopard conservation through strengthened local enterprises and institutions (£5,000.00)
Snow Leopard Conservancy - SLC
2017-04-01 - 2018-03-31Nepal
59DARSC178Indus Delta mangrove restoration for biodiversity and livelihoods (£4,737.00)
Bioclimate Research and Development Ltd
2017-04-01 - 2018-03-31Pakistan
60EIDPO001Land snails as models for biodiversity assessment in Sri Lanka (£68,285.00)
NHM - Natural History Museum, Zoology
2003-12-01 - 2005-11-30Sri Lanka
61EIDPO005Building capacity for the recovery of critically endangered Gyps spp. vultures in India (£74,210.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2004-07-01 - 2007-06-30India, Nepal
62EIDPO022Conservation actions to secure the recovery of Gyps species vultures (£181,386.00)
RSPB
2007-06-01 - 2010-03-31India, Nepal
63EIDPO035Tracking the Sociable Lapwing: conservation beyond the breeding ground (£141,000.00)
RSPB
2009-04-01 - 2011-03-31India, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkey
64EIDPO040Assam Haathi Project (£150,000.00)
Chester Zoo
2010-10-01 - 2012-09-30India
65EIDPR001Agroforestry for threatened species in southern Karnataka State, India (£2,980.00)
Imperial College
2004-09-12 - 2004-09-18India
66EIDPR003Access to genetic resources and benefit sharing in Bangladesh (£1,550.00)
FIELD - Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development
2004-06-01 - 2004-07-01Bangladesh
67EIDPR005Indigenous plant regeneration and conservation in fragmented and invaded landscapes (£2,338.00)
Imperial College
2004-10-03 - 2004-10-11India
68EIDPR006Sustainable fisheries management for wildlife and people at Koshi Tappu (£1,698.00)
WWT - Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
2004-06-01 - 2004-06-09Nepal
69EIDPR023Indigenous honey bees and Adivasi communities - a conservation and development programme (£3,000.00)
University of East Anglia - International Development
2005-05-23 - 2005-06-01India
70EIDPR032Conservation of aquatic bioodiversity in the Sagarmatha (Everest) National Park, Nepal (£970.00)
National Museums & Galleries of Wales
2005-09-12 - 2005-09-27Nepal
71EIDPR055DNA tools to safeguard sustainable trade in Indian medicinal plants (£1,375.00)
University of Reading - CAER
2006-06-01 - 2006-06-10India
72EIDPR067Development of living heritage seed bank and seed exchange network (£2,840.00)
Garden Organic - formerly HDRA
2006-07-01 - 2007-08-01Sri Lanka
73EIDPR070Conserving Nepal rhinoceros and Teria grassland habitat in a changing community context (£2,642.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2006-08-01 - 2006-08-14Nepal
74EIDPR093Lesser flamingo - a conservation icon for Western India (£3,000.00)
University of Leicester - Biology
2008-01-14 - 2008-01-24India
75EIDPR101River dolphins and ecosystem services: integrated conservation in the Brahmaputra (£3,000.00)
ZSL - EDGE: Zoological Society of London EDGE programme
2009-07-20 - 2009-07-30India
76EIDPR102Sustainable aquaculture, fisheries and livelihoods in the Indian Sundarbans (£1,150.00)
University of Essex - CES
2009-09-01 - 2009-09-12India
77EIDPR104Non-invasive acoustic identification of singing amphibians in Sri Lanka (£2,966.00)
University of Bristol
2009-07-01 - 2009-07-31Sri Lanka
78EIDPR106Capacity building for biodiversity identification and monitoring centre in North West India (£2,000.00)
World Pheasant Association - Newcastle, World Pheasant Association - Newcastle
2009-10-31 - 2009-11-09India
79EIDPR109Conservation of the endemic freshwater crabs of Sri Lanka (£2,956.00)
Buglife - Scotland
2009-09-21 - 2009-09-27Sri Lanka
80EIDPR112Adapting to climate change in biodiversity hotspots: the Western Ghats (£2,946.00)
DICE - Durrell Institute of Conservation & Ecology
2009-12-11 - 2009-12-21India
81EIDPR116Snow leopards and people: natural resource management I Manaslu Himalaya Nepal (£2,880.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London, ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2009-05-01 - 2009-05-14Nepal
82EIDPR135Fish Watch: building riverine management capacity in western lowland Nepal (£2,890.00)
ZSL - Zoological Society of London
2010-04-01 - 2011-03-31Nepal
83EIDPR137Kabul University Botanical garden - Conserving Biodiversity in Afghanistan (£3,000.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2010-04-01 - 2011-03-31Afghanistan
84EIDPR148Building capacity in wildlife health management for rural livelihood security and biodiversity conservation, South Asia (£2,960.00)
IoZ - Institute of Zoology
2012-04-01 - 2013-03-31India
85EIDPR151Rejuvenating agro-biodiversity for sustainable rural livelihood in India (£1,395.00)
Sense&Sustainability
2013-04-01 - 2014-03-31India
86EIDPR159Building environmental planning capacity, training and data access in Afghanistan (£3,000.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2013-04-01 - 2014-03-31Afghanistan
87EIDPS014Chudamani Pandey (£26,790.00)
University of Stirling - IofA
2007-09-01 - 2008-10-31Nepal
88EIDPS015Ram Chandra Poudel (£28,361.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2007-09-15 - 2008-09-05Nepal
89EIDPS021Lokesh Ratna Shakya (£16,540.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2009-09-01 - 2010-08-31Nepal
90EIDPS035Sangeeta Rajbhandary (£18,500.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2013-09-01 - 2014-08-31Nepal
91EIDPS038Sayam U Chowdhury (£26,550.00)
RSPB
2014-09-01 - 2015-11-30Bangladesh
92EIDPS041Ahmad Jamshed Khoshbeen (£20,700.00)
RBGE - Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh
2015-07-01 - 2016-09-30Afghanistan
93EIDPS043Dr Parthiba Basu (£12,570.00)
Coventry University - CAWR
2015-10-01 - 2016-06-30India