Best Lessons Learned

Category: Capacity building

Bird Monitoring Training in Caribbean Protected Areas

Date awarded: November 2011.

Categories: Capacity building, Migratory species, Monitoring and evaluation, Wetlands.

Regional project.

Building a Future for Cuba’s Important Bird Areas

Date awarded: October 2013.

Categories: Capacity building, Agroforestry, Birds, Habitat conservation and management.

Project active in Cuba.

Building Conservation Leadership in Bolivia: Strengthening Post-Graduate Training in Wildlife Management and Conservation in Cochabamba and La Paz

Date awarded: September 2008.

Categories: Capacity building, Environmental education.

Project active in Bolivia.

Community Engagement and Training Parabiologists to Protect Globally Threatened Species in Southern Sangay National Park, Ecuador

Date awarded: August 2013.

Categories: Capacity building, Environmental services payments, Parks and protected areas, Wildlife research.

Project active in Ecuador.

Control and Monitoring of Two Management Units in the Maya Biosphere Reserve: Uaxactún and the Tikal-Rió Azul Biological Corridor, Guatemala

Date awarded: October 2003.

Categories: Capacity building, Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Threat reduction assessment, Corridors.

Project active in Guatemala.

Increasing Capacity for Caribbean Wetlands Conservation: A Training Workshop for Monitoring, Education and Conservation

Date awarded: December 2010.

Categories: Capacity building, Migratory species, Monitoring and evaluation, Wetlands.

Regional project.

International Short Course on Protected Area Management

Date awarded: December 2011.

Categories: Capacity building, Habitat conservation and management, Parks and protected areas.

Project active in United States.

Outreach and Promotion of Guatemala’s University System of Protected Areas (SUAP), with an Emphasis on the Role of Rangers

Date awarded: August 2012.

Categories: Capacity building, Communications, Ecotourism and sustainable tourism, Parks and protected areas.

Project active in Guatemala.

Post-Earthquake Environmental Support for the Haitian NGO Sector

Date awarded: December 2014.

Categories: Capacity building, Habitat conservation and management, Infrastructure, Policy.

Project active in Haiti.

Professionalism of Protected Areas Management and Administration

Date awarded: October 2008.

Categories: Capacity building, Habitat conservation and management, Parks and protected areas, Coastal resources.

Regional project.

Towards a Strong Relationship between Science, Environmental Interpretation and Management in Serra do Cipó National Park, Brazil

Date awarded: September 2010.

Categories: Capacity building, Habitat conservation and management, Parks and protected areas, Wildlife management.

Project active in Brazil.

Youth Entrepreneurial Leadership

Date awarded: May 2005.

Categories: Capacity building, Environmental education, Microenterprises, Community-based conservation (ICDPs).

Project active in Costa Rica.