A wildlife conservation charity
Our vision: Every conservationist has access to the skills, knowledge, and network they need to progress their career and make a meaningful difference for our natural world, no matter who they are or where they are from.
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We provide conservationists with open access:
We create best practices in subjects such as project management and strategy development. These are provided for free as a knowledge base to help all conservationists deliver projects that are ethical and effective.
We run online and class-based training courses that lead to professional certification in key conservation subjects. These are made accessible through bursaries that cover some or all of the course costs.
We provide an online community of conservationists. This community provides a safe, collaborative space for conservationists to share solutions, collaborate, and support one another’s wellbeing.
Professional conservationists have shown that they can work with local communities, governments, and businesses to catalyse the protection and restoration of nature. All we have to do is develop thousands of highly skilled conservationists in every country. They will do the rest.
We are not afraid of the scale of work and funds needed to achieve our vision. We are excited about it. We are not afraid of others working in the same space. We see them as partners. We are not afraid of failing now and again. We look for and share our failings so that we and others can learn how to do conservation better.
We know from years of experience, and our wide network of expert advisers, what it takes to deliver conservation projects that make a measurable difference. We use that experience and knowledge to create practical, accessible, and standardised approaches that can be used to design, implement, and report on any kind of conservation project.