Capacity Building

Investing in the people who will save species

We speak to Nerissa Chao, director of the IUCN SSC Asian Species Action Partnership (ASAP), about their new strategy and why investing in the people who will save species is key to conserving Southeast Asia’s rich biodiversity.   80% of Southeast Asia’s Critically Endangered land and freshwater vertebrate species are found nowhere else on the [...]

By |2024-07-24T15:22:13+00:00July 23rd, 2024|Asian Species, Capacity Building, Interviews|Comments Off on Investing in the people who will save species

Meeting partners where they are – a Vietnam photo story

To properly respond to partners' needs, we must understand the increasingly complex contexts they face. Our Asian Species Programme Officer Aya Sakamoto recently went to Vietnam – a key focus of our conservation work in Southeast Asia – to visit a range of partners across the country. Reflecting on the trip, this photo story [...]

By , |2024-06-13T13:30:36+00:00May 29th, 2024|Asian Species, Capacity Building, Education, Relationships, Southeast Asia|Comments Off on Meeting partners where they are – a Vietnam photo story