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Group A: Environmental conservation activities in developing regions by Japanese NGOs

No. Name of Organization Project Description Amount Project Site
1 The Institute of Cultural Affairs, Japan India/Nepal/Japan mountainside citizens international conference, and tree-planting in Mulshi \4,000,000 India
2 Pacific Asia Resource Center Research on the restoration of abandoned shrimp ponds in Thailand \4,000,000 Thailand
3 Asia Arsenic Network Research and improvement of the environment in the arsenic-affected area of Inner Mongolia A. R, China \6,700,000 China
4 Asian People's Exchange Development of appropriate waste water treatment technology for Asian countries \6,100,000 Indonesia
5 Association of African Ecology & Development Japan ECA Committee (AFRECO) ERI Sericulture (Tanzania) \1,500,000 Tanzania
6 Japan People for Promoting Rainwater Utilization Promoting of international cooperation and support for rainwater utilization (South America) \5,000,000 Brazil
7 ICWES-11 Open Symposium Organizing Committee Open symposium "Women's roles in today's environmental issue" \2,800,000 Japan
8 APEC Monitor NGO Network Making international network to prevent environmental deterioration resulting from liberalization of forest products \3,000,000 Asia
9 OISCA Reforestation project for southern part of Sri Lanka \7,000,000 Sri Lanka
10 Japan Industrial Conference for Ozone Layer Protection Promotion of CFC substitution in domestic refrigerators in China \3,300,000 China
11 Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center Air pollution control technology transfer to China (Thermal power plants and steel making plants) \4,700,000 China
12 The Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship (AOTS) Seminar on environmental protection \3,900,000 Nepal
13 Hexy Desert Tree-Planting Association Hexy corridor desert tree-planting project in China \3,000,000 China
14 Association for the Cooperation and Rural Self-Support in West Africa Support of wood development by the inhabitants in Sahel through guidance on agroforestry \3,000,000 Mali
15 Otter Research Group, Japan Public education for otter conservation in Asia \3,000,000 Asia
16 Japanese Research Group on Cambodian Environment Study on water and air pollution in Cambodia as part of its efforts toward Sustainable Development \6,500,000 Cambodia
17 Kitakyushu International Techno-cooperative Association Joint research on nurturing and supporting eco-industry for urban areas in the Philippines \3,000,000 Philippines
18 Asian Raptor Research Group Committee for the Asian raptor research and conservation network \3,500,000 Asia
19 Citizen's Nuclear Information Center (CNIC) Sustainable and Peaceful Energy Network-Asia (SPENA) \1,500,000 Asia
20 KOSYO Afforestation Society Program to halt the desertification of the Keerqin Grassland in China \1,000,000 China
21 International EMECS Center 4th Medcoast 99-EMECS 99 Joint Conference \2,500,000 Turkey
22 Japan International Marine Science Technology Federation Marine afforestation work for the improvement of the environment of the coastal zone in Vietnam \3,400,000 Viet Nam
23 International Center for Environmental Technology Transfer (ICETT) Seminar on environmental management in the Philippines \5,000,000 Philippines
24 International KUDZU GREEN SANNAN KUDZU Green Project in Pinatubo, the Philippines \5,400,000 Philippines
25 Wetland International Japan International Symposium on Dam Mitigation \4,500,000 Asia
26 International Good Neighborhood Association (IGNA) Training and enlightening activities for environmental conservation in China \5,000,000 China
27 Japan International Forestry Promotion and Cooperation Center Afforestation in Viet Nam through establishment of a Model Forest for ecological rehabilitation at the Forestry University of Vietnam \4,800,000 Viet Nam
28 The Party for Greening of Desert Desert greening in arid regions and improvement of the environment for agriculture production in the Republic of Djibouti \4,500,000 Djibouti
29 Think Tank Kyoto Institute of Natural History Underground-water preservation after volcanic eruption or earthquake shock in Java and Sumatra, Indonesia \3,500,000 Indonesia
30 Society for Programming Intercultural Education for Children Afforestation and Fostering of Nature Club in Bhutan \3,000,000 Bhutan
31 Japan Coal Energy Center Workshop on the promotion of environmental technology for coal production in the Asia-Pacific Region \4,400,000 India
32 Supporting Society of Center for Nepal Environmental and Educational Development Construction of an Environmental Garden in Swayambhu, Katmandu, Nepal \4,500,000 Nepal
33 The Japan Air Pollution Victims Association Running exchange and study projects such as the invitation of pollution victims from developing countries to visit \4,000,000 Philippines
34 Japan Domestic Fuel Dealers Association Vitalization of farm villages and environmental conservation activities in Vietnam \4,600,000 Viet Nam
35 Japan Peat Society Research of greening desertified land in the upper reaches the Yellow River \4,500,000 China
36 SOMNEED (Society for Operation Minimum Need) Decentralized energy option: Solar power generation program in Timbuktu, Anantapur District., A. P. \3,000,000 India
37 Japan Society of Atmospheric Environment Material damage by air pollution in East Asia \4,000,000 East Asia
38 Japan National Committee for Pacific Economic Cooperation Support for the Ecolocation Program in Galapagos Islands \4,000,000 Ecuador
39 Institute for Global Environment Strategies Environment education workshop for overseas assistance \3,000,000 Asia
40 The Earth Club Creating Teaching Material regarding Lowland Rainforest in Thailand aimed at the Young Generation of Japan \2,700,000 Thailand
41 Institute of Earth and Technology Study for waste disposal and anti-pollution measures in China \1,500,000 China
42 Friend of the Earth Japan Promotion of the forest conservation and economic independence of the local community in Primosrskii Krai, Russian Federation \3,150,000 Russia
43 Global Voluntary Service (GVS) Improving cooperation in environmental activities through network of environmental NGO's in the Philippines \4,000,000 Philippines
44 Green Earth Center Environmental and afforestation project of Upper Yang-Tzu River area in China \7,900,000 China
45 Assistance Committee on the Environmental Protection of China Development of a continuous monitoring technique concerning environmental pollution, and the promotion of its technical education \4,000,000 China
46 Geo-Environmental Protection Center 3rd International Workshop on Global Geo-Environment Restoration \3,500,000 Asia
47 Japan Arab Association Campaign for tree planting and protection in the desert regions of Egypt \1,000,000 Egypt
48 Japan NGO Network on Indonesia (JANNI) Publication of Environmental Monitoring Guidebook for local residents and NGO's in Indonesia \4,500,000 Indonesia
49 Japanese Association for Wild Geese Protection (JAWGP) Inventory of goose habitats of international importance in East Asia \5,000,000 East Asia
50 Japan Environment Sanitation Center, Acid Deposition and Oxidant Research Center Project on the development of a brochure on acid deposition problems in Thailand \2,900,000 Thailand
51 Japan International Volunteer Center Project for research and development of an environmentally sound natural agricultural method \7,900,000 Thailand
52 Nippon International Cooperation for Community Development Sustainable agroforestry in Vietnam based on permaculture principles \7,100,000 Viet Nam
53 Soundscape Association Japan Promotion of sound education and noise control in ASEAN \3,500,000 Thailand
54 Commission of Agricultural Development for Arid Land, The Japanese Association for Arid Land Studies Utilization of organic waste for desert greening in Egypt \3,000,000 Egypt
55 The Japan Association for Greening Desert Activity for the prevention of desertification of the "Deshengcheng Area" of Inner Mongolia's Kubuqi Desert in China \2,000,000 China
56 The Japan Alpine Club Afforestation Project of Rhododendrons in Nepal \3,000,000 Nepal
57 Japan Industry Development Youth Association Desert afforestation by plant cutting and conservation activities around agricultural pastureland in Kubuti Desert, China \4,000,000 China
58 Japan Offspring Fund Endocrine disruptor campaign in Asia \5,100,000 Asia
59 Japan Committee for Negros Campaign (JCNC) Training on sustainable agriculture on Negros Island, the Philippines \1,500,000 Philippines
60 The Hunger Project Japan Sanmatemga Afforestation Project in Burkina Faso \4,600,000 Burkina Faso
61 Japan Brazil Central Association Research/education/promotion of continuous land utilization in semi-arid and wet areas in Brazil \4,000,000 Brazil
62 Japan-Brazil Network Promotion of environmental education for conservation of Atlantic Forest in Brazil \3,800,000 Brazil
63 Japan-Malaysia Association Program for improving regional living environments \3,500,000 Malaysia
64 Wild Bird Society of Japan Research and conservation of threatened Black-faced spoonbill \5,500,000 East Asia
65 Rainforest Foundation Japan Research and conservation activities of tapir and jaguar in Kubenkokre Area, Brazil \3,500,000 Brazil
66 The Japanese Society of Irrigation, Drainage and Reclamation Engineering Monitoring of land use/land cover change in Asian countries and measures for relieving from poverty through agricultural land conservation \5,500,000 Indonesia
67 Bird life International Asia Council Conservation of the great bustard and establishment of an international network of protected areas, China \2,500,000 China
68 Biwa Union of Scientists Long-term observation of Rising Water Levels in Lake Huvsgul, Mongolia \2,900,000 Mongolia
69 Committee for the Conservation and Care of the Chimpanzee, Japan (CCCC-Japan) Use of video for the conservation of wild chimpanzees at Bossou, Guinea \3,000,000 Guinea
70 Action for Mangrove Reforestation (ACTMANG) Supporting management and establishment of model mangrove eco-park in Can Gio District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam \5,500,000 Viet Nam
71 Research Association for Global Mangrove (REAGMAN) Thailand Union for Mangrove Rehabilitation and Conservation (TUMREC) \7,000,000 Thailand
72 Earth, Water & Green Foundation Promotion of sustainable development in Asia \8,000,000 Asia
73 The Defense of Green Earth Foundation Supporting community woodlot activities and promotion of network in Tanzania \3,000,000 Tanzania
74 Mikono International Mikono Afforestation Project in Tana-River District, Coast Province, Kenya \3,500,000 Kenya
75 Conservation Breeding Specialist Group Japan Rescue activities for the Sumatran tiger, as a result of forest fire damage in Sumatra, Indonesia \3,500,000 Indonesia
76 Ramsar Center Japan Enhancing environmental awareness among children, teachers and citizens using audio-visual materials in rural areas of Bangladesh \5,000,000 Bangladesh
77 Leucaen Communication Japonecia Ecological research and natural environment preservation in Tonle-Sap Lake \3,500,000 Cambodia
78 World Vision Japan (WVJ) Pangyang Agroforestry project in China \7,300,000 China
Total amount of grant for Group A \316,450,000