• Updates of worldwide avian influenza situation by FAO/EMPRES-AH

    FAO/EMPRES-AH is constantly monitoring the avian influenza situation worldwide and compiles information from multiple national and international sources as well as peer-reviewed scientific articles. Close collaboration with country and regional offices, the implementation of avian influenza field surveillance projects and networks of expertise like the OIE/FAO OFFLU (www.offlu.net) provide access to timely information on outbreaks, […]

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  • A board game for the EAAF!

    What are the dangers faced by migratory birds on migration? How can invasive plants affect the homes of migratory birds? What kinds of threats can our skyscrapers pose to migrating birds? A new board game conceptualised by the BirdLife International (Asia) Secretariat and its Singapore and Malaysian partners, the Nature Society (Singapore) and the Malaysian […]

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  • Terms of Reference for Intern (Programme Assistant)

    Position title: Programme Assistant Type of contract: Fixed-term (6 months) Work percentage: 100% (full time) Languages: Fluent in English and Korean Expected starting date: September 2018 (Negotiable) Reporting to: Programme Officer, Chief Executive Officer Supervisor: Programme Officer A small amount of monthly allowance may be given. This assignment will include the following responsibilities: Site Information […]

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  • Terms of Reference for Intern (IT Assistant)

    Position title: IT Assistant Type of contract: Fixed-term intern (6 months) Work percentage: 100% (full time) Language: English Expected starting date: October 2018 (Negotiable) Reporting to: Communication Officer, Chief Executive Supervisor: Communication Officer A small amount of monthly allowance may be given. This assignment will include the following responsibilities: Website Management Support: Provide assistance to […]

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  • Terms of Reference for Intern (Admin / Finance Assistant)

    Position title: Administrative/Finance Assistant Type of contract: Fixed-term (6 months) Work percentage: 100% (full time) Languages: Fluent in English and Korean Expected start date: September 2018 (Negotiable) Reporting to: Deputy Executive Officer, Finance Officer Supervisor: Finance Officer A small amount of monthly allowance may be given. This assignment will include the following responsibilities: Administrative Support […]

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  • How did the EAAFP Secretariat celebrate WMBD in May 2018?

    The East Asian – Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP) has been celebrating the World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) from 2006 to raise awareness of the importance of the conservation of migratory waterbirds and the sustainable management of their habitats. This year, 2018, the EAAFP Secretariat held two major events under the global WMBD theme of “Unifying […]

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  • Bako Buntal Bay–East Asian-Australasian Flyway Network Site Dossier

    Sarawak Forestry Bako Buntal Bay [EAAF112] as covered by this document is located on the coasts of Sarawak, East Malaysia. The Bay represents tidal influenced coastal habitats which stretches from the tip of Santubong peninsula to the mouth of Sadong River. Bako Buntal Bay remained quite significant a part of Sarawak’s coastline due to large […]

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  • Asian Waterbird Census with the Pulau Ketam Community

    By Mr Woo Chee Yoong, Wildlife RA of the Malaysian Nature Society On the 15th until 19th of January, 2018, I was given the opportunity to engage the Pulau Ketam community in the Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) activity. The first task was to survey about the island community’s knowledge and interests in waterbirds. The second […]

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  • World Migratory Bird Day 2018

    About the World Migratory Bird Day 2018 World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) was initiated in 2006 by the Secretariat of the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (UNEP-AEWA) in collaboration with the Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) as an annual awareness-raising campaign aimed at people […]

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  • Asian Waterbird Census (AWC) with the Kampung Sungai Serdang Communities

    Ms Nabilah Binti Jamaludin Community Research Assistant of Malaysian Nature Society (MNS) I had the opportunity to introduce bird watching activity to the  Kampung Sungai Serdang community. At the same, I got to learn from two bird experts about migratory waterbirds. This activity was held in conjunction with the Asian Waterbird Census (AWC), which is […]

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