21 Jul '11, 12pm

Apply for a grant to protect threatened species and their habitat! SOS Call for Proposals now open.

SOS Call for Proposals now open 27 June 2011 | News story The first SOS Call for Proposals is now open, accepting Threatened Species and Rapid Action Grants. Deadline for applications is August 12, 2011. SOS (Save Our Species) is a global coalition initiated by the 3 founding partners IUCN, GEF and World Bank to build the biggest species conservation fund, supporting on-the-ground field conservation projects all over the world. Grants will be allocated according to strategic directions identified in consultation with IUCN`s Species Program and Species Survival Commission. The SOS Strategic Directions currently open for Threatened Species Grants are: Threatened amphibians Critically Endangered birds Threatened Asian and African mammals To read more or apply for a grant, click here.

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