Dear Community,

I am thrilled to announce that the Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) has recently concluded its first-ever hybrid Global Council meeting, marking a significant milestone in our journey to conserve and protect our beloved amphibians worldwide. 🌎

During this momentous gathering, our esteemed Council members, passionate scientists, conservationists, and stakeholders from around the globe came together in London, UK, to discuss and deliberate on the future direction of our alliance. Through meticulous collaboration, dedication, and expertise, we are proud to reveal that our new strategic plan for the next five years has been unanimously approved! πŸŽ‰

This strategic plan represents a pivotal turning point for the ASA, as it sets a strong and exciting course for our partnership, empowering us to accomplish our mission of safeguarding amphibians and their habitats. With a renewed focus on conservation, governance, research, education, and community engagement, we are poised to make an even greater impact in the years to come.

Our new strategic plan encompasses a variety of key initiatives, including:

1️⃣ Strengthening global partnerships: We recognize the power of collaboration and aim to foster even stronger alliances with organizations, governments, and individuals who share our passion for amphibian conservation. By working together, we can achieve far-reaching and sustainable outcomes.

2️⃣ Innovative conservation approaches: We will embrace cutting-edge technologies, research, and conservation practices to tackle the challenges facing amphibians. Through our commitment to innovation, we will develop effective strategies to protect these incredible creatures and their habitats.

3⃣️ Amplifying education and awareness: Education is a powerful tool in driving change. We will prioritize educational initiatives to raise awareness about the importance of amphibians in ecosystems, inspiring future generations to become stewards of the environment.

4️⃣ Empowering local communities: Recognizing the vital role communities play in conservation, we will actively engage and empower local stakeholders to become active participants in amphibian conservation efforts. By fostering a sense of ownership and responsibility, we can make a lasting impact together.

We are confident that this new strategic plan will guide us towards a future where amphibians thrive, ecosystems flourish, and the delicate balance of our planet is preserved. 🌱

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our Council members, partners, and supporters for their unwavering commitment and dedication. Your passion and belief in our mission continue to drive us forward.

Join us on this exciting journey as we embark on the next chapter of amphibian conservation! Together, we can make a difference. 🌍🐸

Yours in conservation,

Gina Della Togna, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Amphibian Survival Alliance