This project carrys out a three-year capacity-building program targeting local community, young leaders and the future generations for mainstreaming biodiversity. The project is implemented in six countries by three Tokyo-based institutions in collaboration with local counterparts. JEEF is in charge of tree countries: Indonesia, Cambodia and Bhutan.

Black necked cranes in Phobjikha valley, Bhutan

List of activities

  • Creating and spreading of materials for environmental education and awareness raising at local community level
  • Education and educational activities at local community level
  • Capacity building for urban youth
  • Public outreach by holding international workshop and symposium

Project overview

PeriodJuly 2017 – April 2020
CountryIndonesia, Bhutan, Cambodia
SDGs SDGs 17
DonorKeidanren Nature Conservation Fund
Cooperative organizationsBirdlife International
Conservation International
CounterpartCambodia: Mlup Baitong
Bhutan: Royal Society for Protection of Nature
WebsitesSato Yama Umi Project Official Website