Representative GrantsSan Francisco, California2016
$350,000 to build upon and expand successful environmental law and policy efforts in Colombia to Bolivia and Ecuador through training, national coordinating platforms, and legal advocacy.
Representative GrantsSan Francisco, California2015
$400,000 supporting communities in eastern Indonesia through a transition from Manta ray hunting and other unsustainable fisheries practices towards more sustainable livelihoods.
Representative GrantsCambridge, United Kingdom2014
$800,000 To improve the management of Western Siem Pang dry forest ecosystems in Northeast Cambodia (over four years).
Representative GrantsAntananarivo, Madagascar2015
$300,000 improved community-based fisheries management in Loky Manambato protected area
Representative GrantsBaraboo, Wisconsin2015
$425,000 To secure and improve the ecological integrity of Rugezi Marsh and other key wetlands in Rwanda (over three years).
August 27, 2010 - Publication
Several MacArthur grantees help the country's farmers develop more sustainable methods of rice production. Read More
July 29, 2010 - From The Field
MacArthur grantee World Resources Institute has developed the Coastal Capital project to help governments in the Caribbean understand the economic benefits of environmental protection. Read More
July 21, 2010 - Publication
This report presents findings of an independent evaluation of MacArthur’s conservation and sustainable development grantmaking program. Responses to key evaluation questions have been included under four headings: Approach — has grantmaking been well planned? Deployment — can ... Read More
July 13, 2010 - Publication
Several MacArthur grantees work with the people of Madagascar to develop more sustainable habits of mangrove harvesting. Read More
June 8, 2010 - From The Field
MacArthur grantee Cornell University’s Lab of Ornithology, in conjunction with Cuba’s Eastern Center for Ecosystems and Biodiversity, has developed a bird conservation education program that has reached over 70,000 people. Read More
May 27, 2010 - From The Field
Based on the efforts of MacArthur grantees the World Wildlife Fund and E-Tech, several indigenous communities in Peru have been given stewardship by the government of one of the most important wetlands in the Amazon. Read More
March 14, 2010 - Publication
A collection of research, the white papers below cover a broad spectrum of work conducted within the conservation & sustainable development program. Read More