2020 Conservation Case Study Competition

Earn a travel award while helping others learn from your conservation work! This competition seeks to promote cross-organizational, cross-project, and cross-coach/practitioner learning about good conservation practices. Submit your entry! Follow these instructions to submit your case study. Our judging panel will consider the following…

Version 4.0 of the Conservation Standards Is Here!

CMP is pleased to release version 4.0 of the Open Standards for the Practice of Conservation! This version of the Conservation Standards (our new shorthand name) is the culmination of 2 years of work across our community – from technical input to…

A Fresh Take on Your Essential Conservation Tools!

You asked for a fresh and collaborative way to design and manage your conservation work, and the Miradi Team listened. They paired with usability experts to update Miradi and created a modern, interactive online hub for your projects and programs…

Korean translation of OS v3.0 now available

The Open Standards have now been translated into 9 languages!  The latest translation for Korea was released today Many thanks to the hard work of the contributors: Jeong Eun (Anya) Lim, Moonhyun Shin, Baekjun Kim, Raeha Jang, Heejong Kim, Jaehwa…

Conservation audit tool ready for use

This Conservation audit tool is designed to assess and evaluate conservation programs against industry standard best design to help the audited project adopt better adaptive management. Developed and refined for CMP by Elizabeth O’Neill and Sheila O’Connor, it is based…

Operationalizing the Open Standards

This is an excellent guide that explains how to use Open Standards’ supporting systems – Miradi and Miradi Share – to manage project information. In particular, it provides guidance on using Miradi and Miradi Share for work planning, budgeting, and…

Open Standards v3.0 now available in Persian

The Open Standards (v3.0) is now available in Persian and have now been translated into ten languages for practitioners across the globe. A big shout out to Banafshe Razzaghi for the Persian (Farsi) translation and to CMP for financial support…