News The GRASP-Ian Redmond Conservation Award

The Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP) – Ian Redmond Conservation Award was created in 2012 as a joint initiative of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to develop and inspire young conservationists working to protect great apes and their habitat in Africa and Asia.

Concerned URL http://www.un-grasp.org/news/118-grasp-award
Source GREAT APES SURVIVAL
Release date 19/03/2013
Contributor Administrateur Sites Cameroun
Geographical coverage Africa, Asia
Keywords conservation of great apes

The GRASP-Ian Redmond Conservation Award will be given on a biennial basis, with one winner from Africa and one winner from Asia being chosen by a panel of experts. Each winner will receive a plaque and a prize of USD $5,000 to support conservation projects.
Applicants to the GRASP-Ian Redmond Conservation Award must submit his or her proposal in English. There is no age limit for applicants to the GRASP-Ian Redmond Conservation Award.
The GRASP-Ian Redmond Conservation Award is open to applicants from the following great ape range countries : Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, DR Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda.