Vital Signs is pleased to announce that we will be participating in the second beyond.uptake fellowship program. Vital Signs was selected from a diverse pool of applicants and organizations spanning several countries and will be represented by Dr. Peter Alele, the Vital Signs Africa Field Director.Read More
On July 5,2017 Conservation International joined the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and additional partners to launch the Food Security Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP).Read More
Do Female-Headed Households have less access to agricultural capital and services? Results from Vital Signs Data from 26 African landscapes
By Matthew Cooper, Felly Tusiime, Madeleine Nyiratuza, Kame Westerman, Tabby Njung’e, Alice Ruhweza, Peter Alele and Alex ZvoleffRead More
Can Forests Buffer against Malnutrition? Evidence from Vital Signs Data Monitoring in Uganda.
By Matthew Cooper, Tabby Njung’e, Alice Ruhweza, Peter Alele, Felly Tusiime and Julius OkwadiRead More
For the implementation of Vital Signs Kenya, we will partner with the Kenya Ministry of the Environment to build a data sharing platform. This platform will facilitate the integration of socio-economic and environmental data to break down current data-sharing silos. To begin, we will work on integrating data on Kenyan wildlife, a domain that Conservation Internation has considerable experience with.
We are currently holding workshops with designers and stakeholders. Stay tuned for the deployment of the platform in early Fall 2017.Read More
We are pleased to announce that the GEF CEO recently approved a USD 1.2M project for Uganda titled, Strengthening the Capacity of Institutions in Uganda to comply with the Transparency Requirements of the Paris Agreement.Read More