Protecting Nature's Hotspots for people and prosperity


Annual Reports
PDF document of the annual report, message from the partners and yearly highlights.

BOOK: Investing in life: The critical ecosystem partnership fund at 10
Through this book, we pay tribute to some of the crucial steps that CEPF’s partners have taken around the globe to stem the tide of biodiversity loss,ensure healthy communities, and lay the foundation for a rich, vital future. And we celebrate the wonder of the diversity of life.
English (PDF - 1.4 MB) / French (PDF - 16 MB) / Japanese  (PDF - 16 MB)

La Coopération Décentralisée Française et la Protection de la Biodiversité
French​ (PDF - 844 KB)

Convention on Biological Diversity Documents
Materials related to CEPF and the CBD Aichi Biodiversity Targets

CEPF and Its Environmental and Social Management Framework: A Review of Policies, Processes and Implementation, 2009-2014​
English (Hi-Res PDF - 12 MB / Lo-Res​ PDF - 2.3 MB)

Donor Council Documents
Documents, minutes and other background papers of the CEPF governing body

Ecosystem Profiles
Analyses and investment strategies developed to guide our investments.  Ecosystem Profiles are also included with all documents sorted by region at the top of the column to the right on this page.

Ecosystem Profile Summary Brochures

Caribbean Biodiversity Hotspot
English (PDF - 3.8 MB) / French (PDF - 3.9 MB) / Spanish (PDF - 4 MB)

East Melanesian Islands Biodiversity Hotspot
English (PDF - 3.4 MB) / French (PDF - 3.4 MB)

Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot
English (PDF - 2.5 MB) / French (PDF - 2.6 MB)​ / Arabic (PDF - 1.1 MB)

Indo-Burma Biodiversity Hotspot
English​ (PDF - 3.3 KB)

Maputaland-Pondoland-Albany Biodiversity Hotspot
English (PDF - 3 MB) / Portuguese (PDF - 3 MB)

Mediterranean Basin Biodiversity Hotspot
English (PDF - 703 MB) / French (PDF - 703 MB) / Arabic​ (PDF - 1.3 MB)

Wallacea Biodiversity Hotspot​
English​ (PDF - 1.5 MB) / Bahasa​ (PDF - 1.5 MB)​​

Ecosystem Profile Technical Summaries​

Tropical Andes
English (PDF - 2.7 MB)

Wallacea Biodiversity Hotspot​
English (PDF 1.5 MB)

CEPF Fact Sheets
Low and high resolution downloadable versions of the CEPF Fact Sheets in English, French, Spanish and Japanese

CEPF Monitoring & Evaluation
Strategic framework, technical reports, operational manual and independent assessments

Institutional Fundraising for Conservation Projects
BirdLife International
- English​ (PDF - 7.9 MB)
- Arabic​ (PDF - 2.1 MB)

Operational Manual
Operating policies and procedures of the program for all new investment regions beginning in fiscal year 2008
- English (PDF - 2.1 MB)

The CEPF Project Database includes summaries of all the grants awarded to date and also news, publications and other resources related to individual grants.

Reports from CEPF grant recipients outlining results against objectives and lessons learned. View all or explore by region.

Report: A New Model for Global Conservation
This report sets out to define how the CEPF donors brought to bear global funds and expertise to build on the collective experience of the environmental movement for a new approach.​

Terre Sauvage, No. 300, January 2014
English Lo-Res (PDF - 13 MB) / English Hi-Res (PDF - 35 MB)​ / French (PDF - 13 MB)

Documents by Region 

All CEPF documents are sorted by region. To see all documents from a region, use the dropdown menu below. If you are unable to find what you're looking for, please contact us.

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