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BENEFICIARIES

Conservation Projects*
Grantee Project Purpose Location(s) Beneficiaries Funding Timeline
Wildlife Conservation Society Tanzania Cheetah Conservation Program Funds supported the cheetah portions of the East African and Southern African cheetahstrategic workshops. Botswana
Ethiopia
Kenya
Mozambique
Namibia
South Africa
Sudan
Tanzania
Uganda
Not Applicable $83,510 Nov/2006
1 Year
Conservation Breeding Specialist Group Endangered Wildlife Trust Carnivore Census Project This project developed and utilized census techniques to establish the populationparameters and spatial distribution of carnivores in the Shashe- Limpopo Trans-FrontierConservation region, specifically targeting cheetah populations. South Africa Not Applicable $64,368 Mar/2007
1 Year
Wildlife Conservation Society Algerian Cheetah Project This project supports research on cheetahs and interactions with human communitiesand conflict in the Algerian Sahara. Algeria Not Applicable $101,640 June/2007
3 Years
Wildlife Conservation Society Tanzania Cheetah Conservation Program Funds were used for general operations. Tanzania Not Applicable $178,627 Aug/2007
1 Year
Wildlife Conservation Network Cheetah Conservation Botswana Funds were used to purchase three vehicles. Botswana Not Applicable $96,000 Sep/2007
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund Cheetah Conservation Funds were used to purchase five vehicles. Namibia Not Applicable $198,115 Oct/2007
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund Cheetah Conservation Funds supported the printing and the distribution of research results of the Statusand Conservation Needs of Cheetah in Southern Africa. Botswana
Mozambique
Namibia
South Africa
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Not Applicable $13,180 Oct/2007
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund Western Kalahari Project Base This project improves methods of livestock farming utilized by rural communitiesand encourages the use of effective management and non-lethal methods of predatorcontrol. Botswana Not Applicable $171,907 Mar/2008
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund International Training Center for Cheetah Conservation Biology and Livestock Targeted conservation training is conducted for international cheetah conservationbiologists and community extension officers in order to build the capacity to conservecheetahs and their ecosystems. Namibia Not Applicable $166,667 Mar/2008
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund Veterinary Training Veterinarians are trained to safely immobilize cheetahs and properly address cheetahhealth issues. Namibia Not Applicable $5,000 Mar/2008
1 Year
Cheetah Conservation Fund Angola Cheetah Census Preparation A cheetah census is utilized to determine locations where cheetah are living and,subsequently, to develop a monitoring program. Angola Not Applicable $10,000 Mar/2008
1 Year
Endangered Wildlife Trust Cheetah Conservation and Management This project develops a metapopulation strategic framework for cheetah conservationand management. All data collected is shared at national workshops. South Africa Not Applicable $143,000 Mar/2008
1 Year
Endangered Wildlife Trust Strengthening South Africa’s Environmental Governance This project strengthens the compliance and enforcement of South Africa’s environmentallegislation regulating wildlife issues. South Africa Not Applicable $263,000 Mar/2008
3 Years
International Union for Conservation of Nature Cheetah Conservation Compendium The Cheetah Conservation Compendium Web site continues to be developed and is maintainedas a useful tool for cheetah conservation. The number of languages and accessiblecountries is increased as appropriate. Africa Not Applicable $45,800 Mar/2008
3 Years
Zoological Society of London Regional Strategies and Workshop Funding A plan for cheetah and wild dog conservation is created and implemented by two regionalcoordinators. Plans will be developed for north, west and Central Africa. Africa Not Applicable $110,120 Mar/2008
1 Year
TOTAL – CONSERVATION $4,466,862

*As of January 1, 2009.