CPSG South Asia

Convenor and team members

Sanjay Molur, convenor (Zoo Outreach Organization)
BA Daniel
R. Marimuthu
Latha Ravikumar


About CPSG South Asia

CPSG South Asia is active in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. We work closely with IUCN SSC CPSG, other IUCN specialist groups, our own taxon and thematic networks, and host organizations (ZOO, WILD, & SAZARC). CPSG India, started by Sally Walker in 1990, was the first CPSG regional network. It was absorbed into CPSG South Asia in 2000. We now have 167 members in 7 countries.

CPSG South Asia’s recent activities include:

  • Assessment of Freshwater Fish and Mayflies
  • Indian Alliance for Zero Extinction projects
  • Evaulation and impact of amphibian chytrid fungus on the threatened and endemic species of the Western Ghats

CPSG South Asia 2015 Activity Report (pdf)


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