Consolidating local capacity for biodiversity surveys in Papua New Guinea


Papua New Guinea
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Ref: EIDPO009

Status: Completed

Round:
13
Funding Scheme:
Post-Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Binatang Research Centre - BRC
Start Date:
01-04-05
End Date:
31-03-07
Funding:
£70,687.00
Regions:
Pacific
Biomes:
Forests, Tropical forest, Island biodiversity
Countries:
Papua New Guinea
Project Summary:
To consolidate the parataxonomist biodiversity survey team by developing its personnel structure, improving its research infrastructure and broadening its range of skills, thus increasing the team's ability to conduct locally-driven biodiversity surveys in PNG on a financially sustainable basis.
Project Outputs:
A fully equipped and trained team of parataxonomists, conducting biodiversity surveys including field work, building of biological collections, data analysis and report writing, which can collaborate with researchers, conservationists and grassroots villagers, thus being capable of providing biodiversity information to both the scientific community and resource owners.


Documents:
Title: EIDPO009 App revised - edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2008-12-02 13:32:35

Title: EIDPO009 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2008-11-12 17:02:28

Title: EIDPO009 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2008-11-12 17:02:28

Title: EIDPO009 AR1R
Download: Half Year Report [doc] 2008-11-12 17:02:28

Title: EIDPO009 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2008-11-12 17:02:28