• Celebrating World Wetlands Day 2019 at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve!

    Wetlands support a diverse range of wildlife and are important habitats that provide water, food and shelter for the animals. They also serve as crucial stopover sites for migratory waterbirds. To celebrate our wetlands and raise awareness of the many benefits they offer, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve lined up a myriad of activities over two […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2019 – Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution!

    Albatross:  © NOAA CREP With an annual production of more than 300m tonnes, plastic is one of the most widely used materials in the world. What often escapes one’s attention is that the plastic is used for its main purpose for only a moment compared with its life-cycle of 20 to 500 years. Lightweight and […]

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  • Community based conservation of Baer’s Pochard in Myanmar

    Baer’s Pochard © Solo Mdy  Baer’s Pochard (Aythya baeri) has declined drastically in recent decades. In the 1990s Thailand and Bangladesh had hundreds of wintering birds, but in recent years the number has dropped to only a few birds wintering annually. Myanmar is another country with a good wintering population of Baer’s Pochard in the […]

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  • Inaugural Meeting of the Alliance of Migratory Bird Sanctuaries along the Coast of Yellow and Bohai Sea

    Group Photo ©Eco Foundation Global  On 25th January, 2019, the Alliance of Migratory Bird Sanctuaries along the Coast of Yellow and Bohai Sea inaugural meeting and the first general assembly meeting was successfully held in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province. Meeting Photo ©Eco Foundation Global  Natural protected areas management department of Chinese National Forestry and Grassland Administration (NFGA), the […]

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  • EAAFP received donation from Korea South-East Power Co., Ltd. (KOEN)

    EAAFP Secretariat is excited to announce that we received a generous donation from the Korea South-East Power Co., Ltd. (KOEN) Yeongheung Power Division with 10,000,000 KRW (approximately 8,900 USD). On Friday February 1st 2019, Mr. Chang-sup Moon, the Senior Manager of Environmental Technology department and Mr. Sun-hyeon Jeong, the Senior Manager of Green Environment Team […]

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  • Updates of 2019 Spoon-billed Sandpiper Winter Census in China

    To understand the wintering situation of Spoon-billed Sandpiper in China, many volunteers from different organizations and institutions conducted a synchronized survey of the species in Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, and Hainan between 25th and 27th January 2019. Organizations participated in the survey include: Center for EAAF Studies of Beijing Forestry University, Shenzhen Mangrove Wetlands Conservation Foundation(MCF), […]

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  • Welcome to our new Deputy Chief Executive – Mr. Minjong Jeon

    Mr. Minjong Jeon studied Biology at the university. Since 1991, he had been working for Incheon Metropolitan City in the division of environmental protection, where he was also the focal point in the Incheon government for EAAFP. Mr. Jeon is happy to join at EAAFP as a Deputy Chief Executive because he is always interested […]

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  • Farewell to our Deputy Chief Executive – Mr. Dongkoo Yun

    We are sad to announce that our Deputy Chief Executive, Mr. Dongkoo Yun has returned to work with the Incheon Metropolitan City government at the end of his secondment to the EAAFP Secretariat. Mr. Yun joined the Secretariat in February 2016 and over a three year period, Mr. Yun worked hard to help with decision-making […]

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  • Results of the 2018 Knots Painting Competition: EAAFP’s activity for “Year of the Knots”

    To call for attention and urgent actions to save knots, EAAFP had marked 2017 and 2018 as “Year of the Knots”. One of the campaign activities was the organization of Knots Painting Competition. The painting competitions happened both in 2017 and 2018. The 2018 Knots Painting Competition was open to participating from 31 Aug 2018 […]

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  • Farewell to Yeonah Ku, Communication Specialist

    Written by Yeonah Ku I have worked for EAAFP for 6 months from early Aug, 2018 to early Feb, 2019. The 6 months in EAAFP gave me a brilliant chance to grow. When I started, I was looking at moving aboard, but at the same time I wanted to have more experience before taking the […]

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