Dr. Rodrigo Medellín is a 2004 Whitley Award winner and a leader in international wildlife conservation. Rodrigo’s current focus is to highlight the crucial role that bats play in the ecosystem and show how the services they provide as pollinators and seed dispersers – and even in preventing the spread of infectious diseases – are more significant than previously thought.
Dr. Jon Paul Rodríguez Chairs the IUCN Species Survival Commission, is Professor at the Center for Ecology of the Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Investigations, and is a founder, past Board Member, and President of Provita. He holds an undergraduate degree in biology from Universidad Central de Venezuela, a PhD in ecology and evolutionary biology from Princeton University, and a certificate on science, technology, and environmental policy from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves people in over 200 countries and territories with well-known brands that make their lives healthier and more enjoyable.
Harland Clarke is a leading provider of checks and related products, contact center services, e–Commerce and direct response marketing solutions to financial services companies throughout the U.S.
Johnson & Johnson embraces research and science to bring innovative products and services to advance the health and well being of people. In line with their efforts to create a healthier world, Johnson & Johnson supports EcoHealth Alliance programs as we work to protect global health and safeguard ecosystems worldwide.
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs.
Cardiff is an international University - from worldwide collaborations to the students we welcome from over 100 different countries.
The prime vision behind the formation of this institute was to contribute in the Veterinary Sciences, Food Sciences, and Fisheries sectors of the country, fostering the socioeconomic development of the country through its graduates, research, and advisory services.
Chulalongkorn University is Thailand's first institution of higher learning.
Danau Girang Field Centre is a collaborative research and training facility managed by Cardiff University and Sabah Wildlife Department.
At Columbia University, E3B’s mission is to educate a new generation of scientists and practitioners in the theory and methods of ecology, evolution, and environmental biology.
The Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability is dedicated to the development of a rich, robust and vibrant world within which we can secure a sustainable future.
East China Normal University, one of China’s key universities under the direct auspices of the Ministry of Education.
Every day, the Bloomberg School works to keep millions around the world safe from illness and injury by pioneering new research, deploying knowledge in the field and educating tomorrow’s public health leaders.
Founded in 1957, Kind Saud University is Saudi Arabia's premier University, and one of the top tertiary institutions in the region. With a wide range of colleges, advanced research centers and collaborations with distinguished researchers around the globe, King Saud University is equipping the nation's future leaders.
Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States.
The mission of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine is to provide the best learning environment to prepare students to become members and leaders of the worldwide public and professional healthcare team, advancing human and animal health (One Health) through research and knowledge exchange.
The Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) is a center within the Earth Institute at Columbia University. CIESIN works at the intersection of the social, natural, and information sciences, and specializes in on-line data and information management, spatial data integration and training, and interdisciplinary research related to human interactions in the environment.
The Tufts Center for Conservation Medicine (TuftsCCM) addresses the health relationships occurring at the interface of humans, animals, and the environment, working to achieve overall ecosystem health.
The University of the Free State (UFS) is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in South Africa. It opened its doors in 1904 on the Bloemfontein Campus with a mere six students in the Humanities. Since then, our institution has grown to more than 31 000 students, spread across seven faculties over three campuses.
The Graduate School of Public Health is among the country’s best public health programs. A top-ranked, world renowned institution, we are recognized for our contributions to public health practices and medical care in the Pittsburgh region and around the world.
The University of Pretoria is a multi-faculty research-intensive university with campuses in Pretoria, its surrounds, and in the country’s economic hub, Johannesburg. The University is conveniently situated in close proximity to government departments and major research entities in Pretoria, including the National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
The University of Wisconsin Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies builds partnerships to synergize and sustain excellence in the interdisciplinary research, teaching, and service that make the University of Wisconsin-Madison a world leader in addressing environmental challenges.
The University of Wyoming provides quality undergraduate and graduate education to 13,000 students from all 50 states and more than 90 countries. Established in Laramie, WY in 1886, UW is a nationally recognized research institution with accomplished faculty and world-class facilities.
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Mission is to collaborate to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health – through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
The Department of Veterinary Services issues licences and permits relating to import of animals into Malaysia.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services External Web Site Policy , is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
The National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC) is a science center of the Biological Resources Discipline of the United States Geological Survey. The NWHC was established in 1975 as a biomedical laboratory dedicated to assessing the impact of disease on wildlife and to identifying the role of various pathogens in contributing to wildlife losses.
The Ministry of Health Malaysia is responsible for health systems: public health, health behavior, health management, medical research, healthcare tourism, health promotion, dental care, patient safety, medical devices, health institutions, pharmaceutical, and more.
With an annual budget of $1.6 billion and more than 6,000 employees throughout the five boroughs, we're one of the largest public health agencies in the world, serving 8 million New Yorkers from diverse ethnic, cultural and economic backgrounds. With over 200 years of leadership in the field, we're also one of our nation's oldest public health agencies.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) was created on July 1, 1970 to combine in a single agency all state programs designed to protect and enhance the environment.
In Malaysia, Department of Wildlife and National Parks, commonly known as PERHILITAN (Jabatan Perlindungan Hidupan Liar dan Taman Negara in Malay) is a governmental organization that is responsible for the protection, management and preservation of wildlife and national parks in Peninsular Malaysia.
The Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) is responsible for implementation and administration of the Sabah Wildlife Conservation Enactment, 1997. Under this Enactment the department conserves and regulates wildlife utilization in Sabah and it manage a number of protected areas.
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural...
The Asian Nature Conservation Foundation (ANCF) , a non -profit public charitable trust is actively involved in the conservation of the Asian Elephant, considered to be a keystone species in the biologically rich forests of South and Southeast Asia.
The Convention on Biological Diversity is the most holistic convention in environmental field, namely its provisions not only concern nature conservation activities, but also several other sectors. Its framework for implementation, the so called...
DIVERSITAS (the Latin word for “diversity”) was established to address the complex scientific questions posed by the loss in biodiversity and ecosystem services and to offer science based solutions to this crisis.
Fauna Australis seeks to promote the use of concepts of animal welfare, medicine conservation and sustainable management as fundamental tools for biodiversity conservation.
Achieving food security for all is at the heart of FAO's efforts – to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. Our three main goals are: the eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition....
Through a partnership of nearly 50 nations, international organizations, and non-governmental stakeholders, GHSA is facilitating collaborative, capacity-building efforts to achieve specific and measurable targets around biological threats, while accelerating achievement of the core capacities required by....
IUCN is a membership Union composed of both government and civil society organisations. It harnesses the experience, resources and reach of its more than 1,300 Member organisations and the input of more than 16,000 experts. IUCN is the global authority on the status of the natural world and...
IPÊ is dedicated to biodiversity conservation through science. We work with research, professional training, environmental education and sustainable income alternatives that emphasize socio-environmental responsibility from communities, corporations and opinion formers.
The Planetary Health Alliance is an alliance of universities, NGOs, and other organizations dedicated to coming together to increase our understanding of the human health impacts of accelerating global environmental change, to build an educational platform that enables teaching of planetary health topics in classrooms around...