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For education, conservation and health

Grants made by the Simpson Education & Conservation Trust in recent years include the following:

Fundacion Jocotoco (Ecuador) - Annual funding towards staff, programme and infrastructure costs in Ecuador. See www.fjocotoco.org

Sound Seekers - Funding towards the cost of training an audiometry technician from Guyana at
Manchester University.

Armonia Conservation Foundation, (Bolivia) – Initial set-up costs towards staff and facilities.

Pro-Aves (Colombia) - Contribution to the cost of a habitat reserve in the Rio Magdalena for the protection of critically endangered species, including the Blue-billed Curassow.

Tanzania - Contribution towards programme costs by local communities for sustainable botanical conservation in the Eastern Arc, especially of threatened African Violets.

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew - Contribution to the costs of free distribution of botanical textbooks throughout Latin America.

Bird Life International - Donations towards conservation programmes in Brazil, Bolivia, Peru, Indonesia.

TUVA Foundation (Costa Rica) - Grant (via World Land Trust) towards an education programme among indegenous people on the Osa Peninsula to sustainably manage local forests.

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine - Grant towards a three year programme of research and education in Mexico and Central America to identify and reduce transmission factors of Dengue Fever.

Lord Treloar Trust - Annual grant to education of physically handicapped children.

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