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Biodiversity superhero
For the 2020 “Biodiversity Super Year,” USAID will be celebrating the heroes—human, plant, and animal—that champion and sustain the well-being of people and nature. Stay tuned for more!

Visit the Biodiversity Conservation Gateway for more resources and news of USAID’s biodiversity programming.

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Foreign Service National Spotlight: Monica Romo

Foreign Service National Spotlight: Monica Romo

December 9, 2019

As a child in Peru, Monica Romo traveled throughout the country, visiting coastal provinces in the west and seeing the Andes mountain range. Then, in high school, she visited the Amazon region for the first time and found her future career direction.

Peace, Security, and Conservation on Central Africa’s Radios

Peace, Security, and Conservation on Central Africa’s Radios

November 13, 2019

In northern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and eastern Central African Republic (CAR), high-frequency radios are helping to cultivate peace, security, and, more recently, conservation.

Hope for Tigers in Bangladesh

Hope for Tigers in Bangladesh

August 5, 2019

In Bangladesh’s Sundarbans—the world’s largest mangrove forest—every tiger counts. And a report from the country’s Forest Department recently revealed that the tiger count has increased by eight percent in three years.

 

Last updated: March 10, 2020

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