Involving Coaches in USAID’s Measuring Impact II Project

Story from Marcia Brown and Vinaya Swaminathan, Foundations of Success  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) invests more than $250 million each year to conserve biodiversity around the world. Since 2012, partner organizations Foundations of Success, Environmental Incentives, and ICF International have worked with USAID’s Forestry and Biodiversity Office to use…

New Leadership in CCNet Mesoamerica

We are happy to announce that CCNet Mesoamerica has two new franchise leaders: Dave Kramer, Sr. Manager for Impact, Learning & Innovation, EcoLogic Development Fund. and     Yven Echeverría, Independent Consultant. Conservation Planning / Climate Change Adaptation / Management…

Miradi Work Planning Just Got Better—Version 4.4 Available!

Story from Caroline Stem, Foundations of Success                                                With Miradi 4.4 it is now easier than ever to take all the great strategic planning work you do in Miradi and turn it into a logical, easy-to-follow work plan that you can…

Getting Cultured: Updates to Human Wellbeing Guidance

Story from Caroline Stem, Foundations of Success In July 2016, the Conservation Measurement Partnership (CMP) released an update to the human wellbeing guidance (a companion to the Open Standards). This update is based on feedback from conservationists, including several CCNet…

Open Standards for Public Protected Areas in Chile

Story from Irina Montenegro, WWF-Chile In November 2016, an introductory Open Standards workshop was held during the National Congress on Protected Public Areas in Chile. During the workshop, 30 park rangers and professional conservationists from the Chilean Ministry of Environment,…

Announcing the CCNet Europe Association!

Story from Felix Cybulla, CCNet Europe coach and Nico Boenisch, Foundations of Success-Europe The CCNet Europe Franchise has grown constantly over the last few years. We started with a group of just around 10 people and are close to 60…