• Work and achievements of EAAFP Partners and Secretariat in 2019

    A lot of things had been carried out and happened in 2019. Here is a quick summary about what EAAFP Partners and Secretariat had done and achieved in 2019.   10th Anniversary of Secretariat Hosting / New MOU EAAFP celebrated the 10th Anniversary of Government of Korea hosting the EAAFP Secretariat and signing the New […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2019 Celebrations Across the East Asian-Australasian Flyway

    The World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) 2019 was held on May 11th and October 12th across the world. This year’s theme, “Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution” emphasizes the adverse effect of plastic on migratory birds and their habitats. Through the support from the EAAFP Small Grant Programme, many of our partners were […]

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  • Successful Applicants of WMBD Small Grant Fund Oct 2019

    Successful Applicants of WMBD Small Grant Fund Oct 2019 No.Principle InvestigatorOrganization (Name)CountryTitle / Activity TypeFund Amount (USD)ApplicationReport 1 Ei Thinzar AungPartner NGO (Biodiverisity And Nature Conservation Association (BANCA))MyanmarAwareness activity and video learning section; Answer the question from awareness activity; Making quiz game about Spoon-billed Counting game and wetland game; Award for winners on games; and […]

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  • Successful Applicants of WMBD Small Grant Fund May 2019

    Successful Applicants of WMBD Small Grant Fund May 2019 No.Principle Investigator Organization (Name)CountryTitle / Activity TypeFund Amount (USD)ApplicationReport 1Ei Thinzar AungPartner NGO (Biodiverisity And Nature Conservation Association [BANCA])The Republic of the Union of MyanmarPublic awareness activity – local and/or national; Plastic cleaning up activity$1,000EAAFP WMBD Small Grant May 2019_Application_MyanmarReceived (23 May 2019) 2Habibie, MaulanaSchool (HIMPUS […]

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  • WMBD 2019 Reports

    October 2019 EAAFP – South Korea Event name:World Migratory Bird Day Event 2019 and the 2019 IFEZ Global Villages Festival in Incheon, South Korea Organizer: EAAFP Secretariat Participants:EAAFP joined 2019 IFEZ Global Village Festival in Incheon, Ro Korea and held a booth to promote WMBD on 12 October 2019 and hundreds of people stopped by the […]

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  • The champion of the flyway ‘Lime 07’ offers yet another surprise!

    Some say that the male Lime 07 is the champion of the EAA flyway, others named it Super Spoonie! We are delighted to share that Lime 07 is still alive and likely to breed again this year in our regular monitoring site at Meinypil’gyno, Chukotka, Russia. Here is a brief timeline of Lime 07, illustrating […]

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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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  • Joint step taken by both Bengals on shorebird conservation and research

    A newly formed non-profit organization named Birdwatchers Society of West Bengal organized a workshop on coastal waterbird survey and mapping methods that was held on 5 and 6 January 2019. The Birdwatchers’ Society’s objective is to propagate interest in birdwatching through a method which can help in learning about birds and in its conservation, also […]

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  • Celebration of new EAAFP Flyway Network Sites in Myanmar

    Union of Myanmar became as member of EAAFP since 27th July 2014. After that, Moeyungyi Wildlife Sanctuary, Indawgyi Wildlife Sanctuary and Gulf of Mottama were designated as Flyway Network Siites respectively. In 2018, two new sites (Nanthar Island and Mayyu Estuaries and Meinmahla Kyun Wildlife Sanctuary) are designated as Flyway Network Sites. Nanthar Island is […]

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  • Strengthening actions to conserve the threatened migratory waterbirds and their habitats in the East Asian – Australasian Flyway

    Today, at the 10th Meeting of the Partners (MOP10) to the East Asian – Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) in Hainan (China), participants from over 20 countries agreed on a new strategic plan to conserve threatened migratory waterbirds and their habitats in the East Asian – Australasian Flyway. The East Asian – Australasian Flyway (EAAF), stretching […]

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