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Group C: Environmental conservation activities in Japan by Japanese NGOs

No. Name of Organization Project Description Amount Project Site
1 NPO Asaza Fund Publishing the book of nature restoration project aiming at the conservation of the lake headwater forests and biodiversity in the Lake Kasumigaura/Kitaura Basin ¥1,500,000 Japan
2 Action for Solidarity, Equality, Environment, and Development Introduction into making promotion of action of citizens' savings for environmental preservation type and recycling society achievement and environment-conscious type finance and education programs and educational sites ¥4,100,000 Japan
3 Asoaso Nature School The regional collaborative practice of eco-drive and the building of participative community-model ¥2,000,000 Japan
4 Aso Green Stock Foundation Burning off a field support volunteer activity to protect a grassy plain of Aso 1000 ¥2,600,000 Japan
5 Specified Nonprofit Corporation
The Association for Collecting and Recycling Resources
An examination and a practice to reduction of the solid waste and recycle of the used paper constantly by the pricing system ¥4,400,000 Japan
6 NPO Eelgrass Seed Bank Field investigation and restoration Work of Eelgrass Bed Reduced by Typhoon ¥2,284,000 Japan
7 Ise・Mikawawan Watershed Network Expediting the building of Watershed checkup system ¥3,568,000 Japan
8 Hutan Group We'll research the stopping illegal timbers at Japanese government good policy-example merbau, ramin, research and will act to request for the companies of the using ramin, illegal timbers at international campaign ¥2,000,000 Japan
9 Water Network New model activities of environmental education names "Mother Water Project" by the method of environmental message and art ¥2,500,000 Japan
10 The Woodmiles Forum International propagation and development of woodmiles related index and calculation tools ¥1,300,000 Japan
11 Organization to promote conservation of sea and seashore Making methods of estimation on coastal zone environment (land and seaweed bed) that the forest affects ¥3,200,000 Japan
12 NPO The Ecosystem Play at Nature Education Program promoting children who protect global environment ¥3,000,000 Japan
13 NPO Ecolife Investigation of familiar Natural Environment around Hebara village in Shimonita ¥1,100,000 Japan
14 Eco Works Comprehensive and practical courses on natural environment for senior people (Senior College of Nature) ¥3,114,000 Japan
15 NPO Edogawa-Ecocenter The spread of prevention of global warming activity which utilized local power and a local network ¥3,200,000 Japan
16 NPO Workshop for Sustainable Community The test task of demonstrating the ESCO in shopping street utilizing the hydroelectricity ¥2,484,000 Japan
17 The Hometown Corporation of Ookawa Ookawa Mura acorn land project ¥2,300,000 Japan
18 NPO Oosekka-Land Activities on the preservation of the environment of the Hotokenuma area and on the promotion to reinvigorate the local community ¥1,894,000 Japan
19 Goshawk Protection Fund The regional forest planning for coexisting with mountain Hawk Eagles ¥2,465,000 Japan
20 NPO Okinawa Environment Club Design and popularization of environmental education system for Island eco-system in Okinawa ¥2,400,000 Japan
21 Olala Charcoal Burner's Lodge Spread enlightenment of knowledge and the technology regarding the sustainable utilization method of the artificial forest in sparsely populated area ¥1,200,000 Japan
22 Development Education Association and Resource Centre The research project for developing a curriculum for "Education for sustainable development" ¥2,700,000 Japan
23 Science Educational Foundation of Japan Study for assessment of natural, secondary, and artificial forests in order to coexist with wildlife ¥3,400,000 Japan
24 Conservation of fresh-water fish of Kagawa Conservation of Japanese Rose Bettering, rhodeus ocellatus kurumeus ¥1,000,000 Japan
25 Kasumigaura Citizen's Association Project for conservation of rare freshwater fishes and consideration of their coexistence with human beings in Lake Kasumigaura ¥1,300,000 Japan
26 River Activities Council Expansion of normal area for "Security seminars for children's waterfront" and social return of the skills related activities ¥4,210,000 Japan
27 Institute for Sustainable Energy Policies Scientific studies and enlightenment campaigns for establish of sustainable energy policies Japan ¥4,000,000 Japan
28 Environment Counselors Union Supporting activities on skill up for environmental education leader through practical program ¥5,000,000 Japan
29 Environmental Learning Centers' Network (ELC-Net) Environmental education program development for environmental Learning centers ¥1,646,000 Japan
30 Sustainable Management Forum of Japan Continuous promotion of "Sustainable Management Rating" for large scale companies and new development of similar rating system for medium and small scale companies, and also for Japanese municipal governments ¥3,500,000 Japan
31 Japan Center for a Sustainable Environment and Society Policy recommendation and information dissemination for preventing global warming and promoting sustainable welfare society in global and regional level ¥4,000,000 Japan
32 Citizens Environmental Foundation The project which aim is to make an environmental local government by citizenship and partnership, in order to create a sustainable society ¥7,800,000 Japan
33 Center for Environmental Information Science Environmental trend conference on global warming ¥3,426,000 Japan
34 NPO Environment Design Associates A project for preservation of forest and prevention of global warming through enhancing the use of lumber from thinning ¥1,498,000 Japan
35 Japan Association of Environment and Society for the 21st Century The campaign to distribute the way for achieving "Green Economy" which is essential to support a sustainable society ¥3,000,000 Japan
36 Kiko Network Promoting local activities and supporting partnership projects of global warming prevention at local area ¥4,800,000 Japan
37 Network of the Meteorological Presenters Educational activities for the global environment by certificated weather forecasters and meteorological presenters ¥6,788,000 Japan
38 Fishing Village Culture Association It is worked on cultural consideration of the history for environmental safeguard of the shore area and the indicator and making such as manuals ¥2,200,000 Japan
39 NPO Kusunokishizenkan Investigation of deposits for clarifying the cause of decrease on the number of animals on Shigetomi tidal flat, and environmental education on river ¥1,825,000 Japan
40 Kurukuru Network for Sustainable Society in Hokkaido (Kurukuru Net) Building of Regional System to Circulate Organic Resources including garbage in Hokkaido ¥1,238,000 Japan
41 NPO Global Sports Alliance Environmental activity promotion program through sports event (Reduction of environmental burden, participant's environmental consciousness expansion, and activity of making to network) ¥1,504,000 Japan
42 Center for the Redevelopment of Pollution-damaged Areas in Japan (GSA) Making a programs for a living and traffic environmental education using community resources ¥4,700,000 Japan
43 The Classic Live for the United Nations Environment Musical "Our forest is alive-part? -Our earth charter" ¥5,000,000 Japan
44 Learning and Ecological activities Foundation for children Development of an environmental learning system for citizens on nurturing dialogue with nature through agriculture ¥3,200,000 Japan
45 Association for the Promotion of the Junior United Nations Eco-Workshop (JUNEC) Education for sustainable development : Promoting consciousness-raising and training ¥7,500,000 Japan
46 NGO Saikati Nature Club (SNC) Promotion of environment education "Junior eco-club" in Tohoku-Area, Japan ¥2,500,000 Japan
47 Sapporo Freedom School "Yu" Education for sustainable development-participatory community survey and to provide information & teaching materials ¥2,998,000 Japan
48 NGO ASO-MANA Club for nature (ASO-MANA = Act and SOlve by MANAgement) Japanese traditional lifestyle (satoyama) experience for children project for spread enlightenment of "Ten years of education for sustainable development" ¥3,000,000 Japan
49 Facility of Accelerating Nature education Production of educational video on brown bears and the spread and the enlightenment activities to the whole Hokkaido elementary schools ¥5,523,000 Japan
50 Civic group report association that promotes natural reproduction Partnership approach for natural reproduction with forest, rural communities, river and coast ¥3,100,000 Japan
51 Global Guardian Trust Promotion of environmental education aiming to avoid by catch in marine environment ¥3,000,000 Japan
52 Japan Council on the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD-J) ESD Practice Scenario project, that aims to develop the existing the educational/learning activities into education for sustainable development ¥8,000,000 Japan
53 Shimin Forum 21 - NPO Centre The development of the practical evolution system of the non-profit activities using the logic model ¥3,300,000 Japan
54 Joukouji Firefly Village Association The environmental study about the preserving the undeveloped woodlands near populated area through the volunteer activities of the citizens ¥1,200,000 Japan
55 Obirame Restoration Group in Shiribetsu River Re-introduction program of the wild population of Ito (Japanese Huchen Salmonidae, critically end endangered) at the Shiribetsu River in Hokkaido Island, Japan ¥811,000 Japan
56 Water Environmental Association of Shingashigawa River System The revival of familiar river "Satogawa" in the city ¥1,304,000 Japan
57 Institute of Environmental study on Brackish Lakes Shinji and Nakaumi Observation on a primary stage of the natural restoration in Lake Nakasumi - monitoring of water environment expected to change dynamically by cutting a part of reclamation dike - ¥2,900,000 Japan
58 NPO Society for Conservation of Shimmachi River Voluntary Environmental Protection Activities for Yoshino River and Shimmmachi River ¥4,000,000 Japan
59 Center for Restoration of Regional Nature Conservation of vegetation of Mts. Ohmine, a world heritage, with establishments of monitoring methods by residents participation ¥2,287,000 Japan
60 Aquatic Life Conservation Society (Intermediary Juridical Person of Limited Liability) Conservation of Japanese rose bitterling in Osaka 
¥2,000,000 Japan
61 Ecosystem Trust Society Research and study for making a regulation manual for conserving the habitat of the Fairy Pitta at Shimanto-town in Kochi-prefecture ¥3,300,000 Japan
62 Eco-works Training Program for Wildlife Researchers ¥2,500,000 Japan
63 Biodiversity Network Japan Propagation on database of invasive alien species and activity on practical environmental education for alien species ¥4,000,000 Japan
64 The People's Alliance to Protect the Environment of the Japanese Inland Sea The fact-finding survey of the seaside plants in Seto-uchi (Japanese Inland Sea) and the preservation of environment ¥1,500,000 Japan
65 Japan Milk Carton Recycling Association (JAMRA) Performance of a milk carton recycling class ¥1,500,000 Japan
66 NO Black-Bass Network (MBN) Public awareness and networking of the local activity to take "Black-Bass" away from the endemic precious freshwater ecosystem ¥3,500,000 Japan
67 The National wild Bird Poaching Countermeasure of Japan Activities cooperated with civilians and related organizations against poaching ¥3,000,000 Japan
68 Igune School In Sendai Youth seminar for sustainable environment in Greater Sendai RCE ¥3,677,000 Japan
69 Thousand Crane Projects for a hopeful future Recycled paper project of thousand Cranes ¥1,300,000 Japan
70 The People's Association on Countermeasures of Dioxin and Endocrine Disruptors Research for preventive measures against asbestos and publication/dissemination of the booklet ¥2,400,000 Japan
71 PV Owner Network, Japan Promotion of new carbon-free life of pioneering photovoltaic owners ¥3,900,000 Japan
72 Local Recycling Institute Coordinate manual for environmental education in the administration ¥4,000,000 Japan
73 Global Environmental Forum Fairwood house campaign for forest conservation around the Pacific Rim Region ¥4,800,000 Japan
74 NPO Chubu Recycle Aichi green map project for eco-community ¥4,200,000 Japan
75 Tsukuba Environment Forum Satoyama renaissance at the foot of Mt Tsukuba ; Supporting new comers maintaining the small rice fields with high biodiversity ¥3,000,000 Japan
76 Conservation & Animal Welfare Trust (CAW-Turst) Project for evidence of mongoose preying on Okinawa rail and for taking measures to preserve Okinawa rail ¥2,400,000 Japan
77 Tobetsu Ecological Community Winter-flooded rice fields nurture biodiversity and human network in the community ¥2,696,000 Japan
78 Network for Nipponia Nippon The collaboration preservation enterprise which aims at the wildness return of a crested ibis ¥4,800,000 Japan
79 Urban Environment Research Activities Building up the model towards the watersheds management on the resident participation by rearing of the headwaters ranger ¥3,400,000 Japan
80 NPO Slow Life Center Sustainable management of local fuel wood and charcoal producing and consuming system for encouragement of Japanese forestry ¥3,309,000 Japan
81 Specified Nonprofit Corporation
Garbage Recycling Network Japan
Wide-ranging Spread and Enlightenment Activities of garbage recycling among citizens ¥3,500,000 Japan
82 The   Niigata Waterfront Society Revival motion of the natural river in the Shinano river from ecological viewpoint by the travel of the salmon upstream to Nagano prefecture ¥3,200,000 Japan
83 The Japan Environmental Education Forum (JEDIC) Development and dissemination of environmental study programme "kids' forest environment detectives" ¥3,500,000 Japan
84 Japan Environmental Disaster Information Center Beach watch of the citizen's participation and maritime environmental research prepare for environmental disasters such as oil spill ¥2,975,000 Japan
85 Japan National Open-Gardens Scheme Gardening project for safety in a metropolitan area ¥2,500,000 Japan
86 Wetlands International Japan Workshop and research of wetlands wise use in Japan ¥4,000,000 Japan
87 Nippon International Cooperation for Community Development (NICCO) Construction of a compound model for Natural Resource Management and local activation around the western part of Biwako lake (Japan) ¥1,300,000 Japan
88 Japan Association of Botanical Garden Public relations for the threatened plant conservation in Japanese Botanical Gardens ¥4,600,000 Japan
89 Japan Butterfly Conservation Society Supporting project for endangered butterflies and their habitats conservation ¥1,900,000 Japan
90 Institute for Asian Black Bear Research and Preservation The urgent enterprise which prevents extinction of black bear which inhabits the western part of Japan ¥3,000,000 Japan
91 Corporation Aggregate : Japan Water Clean Association The manual for pupil's activities   -A water clean up campaign of Japan ¥3,346,000 Japan
92 Wilds Bird Society of Japan International symposium on the impact of wind turbine generator on wild birds ¥2,946,000 Japan
93 Partnership Support Center (PSC) Research and analysis about environmental practices of corporations ¥2,190,000 Japan
94 Biomass Industrial Society Network BIN) Conversion from petroleum to plant "Campaign to learn to advanced case and the policy" ¥4,000,000 Japan
95 Harenokuni Wild life Research Club Biodiversity research in Andrias japonicus biotope ??2,000,000 Japan
96 Sunflower Seed Organization Development of public relations project to enhance environmental consciousness through alignment of Hokkaido, Tokyo, Kochi ¥2,900,000 Japan
97 Candle Night Candle night ¥3,300,000 Japan
98 Hyogo Environmental Advancement Association The kids eco-check promotion project, using the eco-check-book kids version for global warming mitigation ¥3,800,000 Japan
99 Hiroshima Institute for Life Education Activity such as "Ota river basin forum" for building up water circulating system ¥1,000,000 Japan
100 Cooperative Network for Distribution of Returnable Bottles Promotion for generalization of R bottles (standardized returnable bottles) ¥2,000,000 Japan
101 Fujinokuni・Gakkou Biotope Nature-experience activity in urban public gardens ¥2,788,000 Japan
102 NPO Hokkaido Green Fund Promotional activities for preventing global warming in the Eastern Japan ¥3,800,000 Japan
103 NPO The Forum for Community Management of Kagoshima The eco-tour enterprise which studies environmental diversity involving the hot spring in Kagoshima, South Kyushu, Japan ¥2,276,000 Japan
104 The Foundation for Environmental Rehabilitation and Redevelopment of Mizushima The practice activity of environmental education that uses the Seagrass place for environmental rehabilitation of the Seto Inland Sea ¥5,000,000 Japan
105 Citizen of Green-Eco Shinshu energy conservation challenge 2006 ¥1,174,000 Japan
106 The Minamata Disease Center Soshisha Arranging photographs related to Minamata disease, making data base of that and sending information by the internet ¥3,800,000 Japan
107 Minamata Forum Enlightenment action for sharing the experience of fifty years from official finding of Minamata disease, ? ¥5,500,000 Japan
108 NPO Miyazaki Cultural Head Office Evergreen oak forest's corridor project ¥2,200,000 Japan
109 The Forum for Forest Creating A series of activities to spread practical way of investigation and planning for the purpose of promoting sustainable forest conservation and improvement by nonprofit organizations and/or citizens ¥2,603,000 Japan
110 Yasuoka Council for Outdoor & Nature Experiences The model creation of the environmental protection education for children and their parents and the sustainable community improvement by local partnership ¥2,633,000 Japan
111 Yodogawa River System Water Quality Research Group Water quality research for environmental preservation of Kizu River and making of data base ¥3,200,000 Japan
112 Study Group of Ptarmigan Conservation Millennium monitoring of Alpine environment and biota ¥2,799,000 Japan
113 Ramsar Center Japan Kodomo Ramsar : Children's participation in effective implementation of the convention on Wetlands ¥4,000,000 Japan
114 Water- Circulation Society in Basin Promoting Association The water forum inheriting from generation to generation ¥3,000,000 Japan
115 NPO Worker's Co-op Ecotech International green energy education project ¥3,200,000 Japan
Total amount of grant for Group C ¥352,668,000
Total amount of grant for Group A, B + C ¥578,698,000