To restore and maintain healthy ecosystems from ridge to reef throughout islands in the Pacific, Rare has partnered with local organizations to inspire change. The program pioneers concepts in social resiliency by helping communities figure out how to best adapt to climate change and preserve traditions that help people and nature thrive.
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I am changing the way people fish in Utwe Biosphere Reserve."
Osamu Nedlic, Rare Fellow
Kosrae Conservation and Safety Organization
I am mentoring Osamu Nedlic to run a Pride campaign, Rare's signature program that inspires change so people and nature thrive."
Isao Frank, program manager
See the campaign in action with these blogs and images from the field. Show Rare Fellows your support by commenting on their work.
Rare trains Fellows to inspire communities to adopt change through a Pride campaign. Fellows canvas their communities to determine what barriers to sustainable behaviors exist and create pathways to change. Fellows collect information throughout their campaign and adapt their plans based on constant data analysis. Learn more about Pride campaigns