India Biodiversity Awards 2018
Efforts by individuals and institutions that have led to conservation, management and restoration of habitats and population recovery of wild species resulting in significant reduction in the threat level.
Efforts by individuals and institutions that have led to conservation, management and population recovery of domesticated species resulting in significant reduction in the threat level.
Efforts initiated by individuals and institutions in sustainable use of biological resources, extent of biological resources used/exploited and engagement of local communities.
Efforts led by individuals and institutions resulting in monetary and non-monetary equitable sharing of benefits arising from the utilisation of biological resources between concerned communities and other stakeholders.
Recognising efforts by Biodiversity Management Committees on scientific documentation of biological resources that integrate traditional knowledge; generating awareness; establishing best practices that ensure sustainable use; social and gender equity and empowerment; and equitable sharing of benefits. The biological resources could be natural and/or those that include local traditional cultivars and animal breeds.
|Conservation of Threatened Species: Domestic||INSTITUTION: KACHCHH UNT UCCHERAK MALDHARI SANGATHAN |
Jangi Village, Kachch, Gujarat, India
INDIVIDUAL: KALDEN SINGHI BHUTIA- A LOCAL SHEPARD
Thangu Village, Sikkim, India Category: Conservation of Domesticated Species (Individual)
|INSTITUTION: SAHAJA SAMRUDHA |
Sulthanpalya, Bengaluru, India Mr Shaji N MKerala
|Conservation of Threatened Species: Wild||SINGCHUNG BUGUN VILLAGE COMMUNITY RESERVE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE|
Singching Village, West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh, India THE
Yaongyimchen Village, Longleng District, Nagaland, India
|KIBBER VILLAGE |
Kibber Village, Lahual & Spiti District of Himachal Pradesh, India
GODREJ & BOYCE MANUFACTURING CO. LTD.
Pirojshanagar, Vikhroli West, Mumbai, India
TREE FOUNDATION: TRUST FOR ENVIRONMENT EDUCATION, CONSERVATION & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Vettuvankeni, Chennai, India
UMRU BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
COROMANDEL INTERNATIONAL LIMITED
|Sustainable Use of Biological Resources||INSTITUTION: THE SANGHAM FARMERS|
Zaheerabad, Medak District, Telangana, India
INDIVIDUAL: PARVATHI NAGARAJAN: A TRADITIONAL HEALER
Villupuram District, Tamil Nadu, India
|INSTITUTION: TIZU VALLEY BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION AND LIVELIHOOD NETWORK |
Ukhai, Kivikhu and Ghukhuyi villages, Zunheboto district, Nagaland, India
Sindhugurg district, Maharashtra, India
|Successful Mechanisms for Access and Benefit Sharing||RAIPASSA BMC |
|Biodiversity Management Committees||PITHORABAD BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE |
Pithorabad village, Satna District, Madhya Pradesh, India
THE ERAVIPEROOR BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Eraviperoor village, Pathanamthitta District of Kerala, India
|SIKARIBARI BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE|
Sikaribari Village, Dhalai District, Tripura, India
MODI (JHERI) BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Modi (Jheri) village, Asifabad District, Telangana, India
CORINGA BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Coringa village, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India
MEENANGADI BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Meenangadi Village, Wayanad District, Kerala, India