Case Study Database

The Equator Initiative’s online best practice database

Welcome to the Equator Initiative Case Study Database. Here you will find detailed case studies on Equator Prize winners – a growing network of local sustainable development solutions for people, nature and resilient communities.

Each case study documents project catalysts, the genesis of winning ideas, institutional frameworks and governance systems, key activities and innovations, biodiversity impacts (species, habitats and ecosystems conserved), socio-economic impacts (changes in household income, community infrastructure, health, education and empowerment), policy impacts, financial and social sustainability, successes and challenges with replication, the role of partnerships and much more.

Search by the categories listed below to access case studies in a variety of thematic areas, fields of work, and ecosystems in developing countries around the world.

Resize the map
379 Case Studies found
Default
    Refine Search
    Keyword
    Year
    Country
    Language
    Thematic Area
    Fields of Work
    Loading

    Year: 2012
    Country: Nicaragua
    Organization: Centro Alexander von Humboldt (Alexander von Humboldt Center)…

    Year: 2012 Country: Morocco Organization: Amsing Association…

    Year: 2012 Country: Morocco Organization: Amsing Association…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Central African Republic
    Organization: Amical Bè Ôko…

    Year: 2012 Country: Kenya Organization: Mradi Wa Mfuko Wa Dhamana Ya Hifadhi Ya Mazingira Na Wamasai Jangwani (MWCT, Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust)…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Mexico
    Organization: Koolel-Kab/Muuchkambal…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Mexico
    Organization: Koolel-Kab/Muuchkambal…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Nepal
    Organization: Conservation Area Management Committee, Parche…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Nepal
    Organization: Conservation Area Management Committee, Parche…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Kenya
    Organization: Comunidad Indígena de Manquemapu…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Kenya
    Organization: Comunidad Indígena de Manquemapu…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Chad
    Organization: Association Tchadienne des Volontaires pour la Protection de l'Environnement (ATVPE, Chadian Volunteers’ Association for the Protection of the Environment)…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Chad
    Organization: Association Tchadienne des Volontaires pour la Protection de l'Environnement (ATVPE, Chadian Volunteers’ Association for the Protection of the Environment)…

    Year: 2014
    Country: Chad
    Organization: Association Tchadienne des Volontaires pour la Protection de l'Environnement (ATVPE, Chadian Volunteers’ Association for the Protection of the Environment)…

    Year: 2012 Country: Ethiopia Organization: Abrha Weatsbha Community…

    Year: 2012 Country: Ethiopia Organization: Abrha Weatsbha Community…

    Year: 2012 Country: Ethiopia Organization: Abrha Weatsbha Community…

    Year: 2012 Country: Sudan Organization: Zenab for Women in Development…

    Year: 2012 Country: Sudan Organization: Zenab for Women in Development…

    Year: 2012 Country: Tajikistan Organization: Zan va Zamin (Women and Earth)…