Active conservation projects in Malaysia
New or updated projects
Tun Mustapha Marine Park, Malaysia
Bordering the Sulu Sea in the east and the South China Sea in the west, the proposed Tun Mustapha Marine Park off northern Sabah in Malaysia is an imp...
Forest Conversion Programme
The Forest Conversion Initiative (FCI) was conceived in 2001 with the goal of reducing conversion of high conservation value forests (HCVFs) and other...
Asian Rhino and Elephant Action Strategy (AREAS)
WWF’s Asian Rhino and Elephant Action Strategy (AREAS) was set up to focus on the conservation of these iconic flagship species. The programme was dev...
Sumatran Rhino Conservation
Listed as ‘critically endangered’ by the IUCN and on Appendix I by CITES, the Sumatran rhino (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) is internationally reco...
Kinabatangan - Corridor of Life, Phase IV
WWF Tiger Action Plan
Drawing upon 4 decades of tiger conservation work with partners around the globe, WWF has developed a new and far-reaching strategy for tiger conserva...
Protecting Malaysia’s Seas
The seas around Peninsular Malaysia are home to important populations of endangered and critically endangered green, hawksbill and leatherback sea tur...
Fraser's Hill Environmentally Sustainable Habitat
Fraser’s Hill is one of 6 major upland rainforest areas (known locally as "hill stations") in Peninsular Malaysia. It is one of the most biologically ...
Assessing the Conservation Status of Tigers through Scientific Monitoring
The project aims to apply established scientific methods to ascertain and monitor the population, distribution and resource use of tigers and tiger pr...
Strengthening the Protected Areas System of Peninsular Malaysia - Phase II
The project aims to facilitate the establishment of new protected areas, particularly within the Peninsular Malaysia forest landscape defined by WWF-M...