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 GrantsLondon, United Kingdom2016
$860,000 for strengthening community-led fisheries and mangrove management in Madagascar.
Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2017
$750,000 to further the development of project finance for permanence as a long-term conservation financing approach for intact forests.
Representative GrantsRedwood City, California2016
$120,000 in support of a reporting initiative on evidenced-based conservation, including a review of popular conservation interventions and their use by environmental organizations and policymakers.
Representative GrantsLafayette, California2015
$80,000 In support of efforts to expand public debate about conservation and development trends in Cambodia through social media (over three years).
September 12, 2006 - Press Release
MacArthur has granted The Field Museum $5 million to strengthen and broaden the Museum’s work in conservation.
August 24, 2006 - From The Field
India's Ministry of Environment and Forests has announced that it will adopt a series of recommendations developed by MacArthur grantee Community Forestry International for improved forest management in the Northeast region of the country.
June 12, 2006 - Press Release
MacArthur announced 16 grants totaling nearly $4.5 million for efforts to protect the biodiversity of the Lower Mekong region, which stretches from central Vietnam, through Laos and Cambodia, to the Mekong river delta.
May 26, 2006 - Press Release
The World Wildlife Fund, the global conservation organization, and the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) today announced a $5 million investment program to pioneer new ways to conserve the immense natural wealth of the Eastern Himalayas ...
March 28, 2006 - From The Field
With technical support from MacArthur Foundation grantees Tropical Forest Trust and World Wildlife Fund, two natural forest areas covering 125,000 acres in Laos have been certified by the Forest Stewardship Council. This is the first ...
March 16, 2006 - Publication
Contents President's Message: Balancing Nature and Human Needs Director's Message: Reexamining the Social Dimensions of Conservation Seeing the Big Picture: Conservation of Large Landscapes Worldwide Conserving Seascapes in Madagascar: Linking Land and Sea Defending ...
March 6, 2006 - From The Field
The Inter-American Association for Environmental Defense is a MacArthur grantee highlighting the environmental and social impacts of mass aerial spraying of herbicides by Plan Colombia, the U.S. and Colombian effort to eradicate illicit drug cultivation ...
November 8, 2005 - Press Release
MacArthur announced 18 grants totaling nearly $4 million for efforts to preserve the biological diversity of the Southern Andes region of Peru and Bolivia.
October 24, 2005 - Press Release
MacArthur awarded 13 grants, totaling more than $4 million, in support of conservation efforts in Central Africa.
October 15, 2005 - Publication
Contents Investing in China Expanding the Science, Technology, and Security Initiative At Work in China: Snapshots of Organizations Receiving New Grants Related Grants Investing in China With nearly 1.3 billion people, China is the world ...