Presented by: Maaike Manten
This webinar will combine theoretical insights with practical examples on how to design a strong conservation project. Good project design will help you achieve more and better conservation impacts, and it will increase your chances of getting funding from a donor.
Trained as a political scientist in Amsterdam, Maaike started working for BirdLife International in the year 2000 – first in the UK and Kenya as the institutional fundraiser for Africa, then in Fiji as the fundraiser for the Pacific, and lastly in Rwanda as the Regional Implementation Team (RIT) leader for the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF)’s investment programme in the Eastern Afromontane biodiversity hotspot. Currently she is the CEPF RIT leader for the Mediterranean biodiversity hotspot. Maaike has been working with CLP since 2009, providing project design, proposal writing and fundraising trainings to young conservationists in Far East Asia, Latin America, East Africa and Central Asia.