Program on Global Security and Sustainability (GSS)
Eligible Geographic Areas Africa: Highland forests of western Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and western Tanzania, Madagascar. Asia/Pacific: Nepal, Bhutan, Northeast India and Yunnan Province, China; Lao PDR, Cambodia and Vietnam, Fiji, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, New Guinea. Latin America/Caribbean: Peru and Bolivia, Ecuador and Colombia, Panama, Cuba, Hispaniola, and Jamaica.
Information about the funding opportunity Provides support for biodiversity conservation activities in particular geographic Focal Areas. It also includes a Research & Development component, which is organized around specific themes addressing salient issues within these Focal Areas. Two overarching goals guide grant-making priorities: to promote conservation across large landscapes; and to strengthen local institutional capacity for biodiversity conservation.
Description, Remarks/Restrictions Restricted to specific countries and focus areas. The Foundation does not review unsolicited project proposals.