Protecting Nature's Hotspots for people and prosperity
Meet the monkeys of the Guinean Forests of West Africa
This biodiversity hotspot is home to fascinating, and threatened, monkey species.
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Calls for P​roposals
There are open calls for Letters of Inquiry​ in multiple biodiversity hotspots.
Story Map
Check out our story map for the Hotspot Heroes! Hailing from the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Pacific Islands, these CEPF grantees have made outstanding contributions to the conservation of biodiversity hotspots.
Stand-Out Proposals
12 Tips for Getting Your Grant Idea Funded
In total, CEPF’s grant directors have reviewed some 5,000 LOIs. They recently reflected on what makes a proposal stand out, and what makes it miss the mark.
Where We Work
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Profiling for investment
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Previously invested
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