Georgia

Building Awareness of Conservation in the Caucasus

Sponsored by the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, this program was designed to boost the capacity and motivation of journalists in the Caucasus region to report on conservation of biological diversity. The program was tailored to address the key issues facing each country, such as better management of protected areas, increasing the number and size of protected areas, controls on damaging activities, and other conservation issues of public interest.

Signs of hope in young Russian journalism students

Eric Schwartz (left) and Alexei Terehov of Moi Rayon talk with young journalism students.