Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning building research capacity in SE Asia


Malaysia
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Ref: 16-011

Status: Completed

Round:
15
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Project Partners:
Yayasan Sabah Group, Chinese Academy of Sciences, University of Zurich, ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity, Sabah Forestry Department, WWF - Malaysia
Start Date:
01-07-07
End Date:
30-06-10
Funding:
£199,805.00
Regions:
East Asia
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest
Production:
Forestry
Threats To Biodiversity:
Environmental degradation
Broad Approches:
Ecosystem conservation, Ecosystem approach, Goods services
Specific Tools:
Research training, Training, Cepa, Monitoring
Countries:
Malaysia
Project Summary:
To increase and sustain the capacity of SE Asian research institutes and conservation organisations to conduct effective research on the linkage between biodiversity and ecosystem functioning
Project Outputs:
1. Raise awareness amongst scientists, conservationists and forest managers in SE Asia of the latest findings and methods for research on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning and their relevance to SE Asia 2. Develop standard research methodologies and protocols for long term research on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning 3. Identify skills gaps amongst post-doc and postgraduate researchers/research managers and conduct linked training courses and field training events to remedy gaps identified 4. Identify skills gaps amongst researcher assistants/field staff and conduct linked training courses and field training events to remedy gaps identified 5. Disseminate results of new analyses, training course curricula and teaching material, and prepare policy level and public awareness material


Documents:
Title: 16-011 St2 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-02-07 12:00:13

Title: 16-011 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-02-07 12:00:14

Title: 16-011 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-12-23 17:35:48

Title: 16-011 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2009-11-17 14:02:25

Title: 16-011 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2010-09-27 12:32:56

Title: 16-011 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2011-12-22 16:32:13

Title: 16-011 AR1 Ann1 - 2 logframes
Download: Log Frame [pdf] 2008-12-23 17:35:47

Title: 16-011 AR1 Ann3 poster
Download: Article [pdf] 2008-12-23 17:35:48