MBF is Myanmar’s independent conservation trust fund. Established in 2019 as a nonprofit company limited by guarantee, our mission is to raise funds in support of Myanmar Biodiversity, allocate these funds to front line organizations and individuals working to safeguard critical ecosystems and support the communities which rely on them for their livelihoods.
To support the conservation of Myanmar’s Biodiversity, the protection of critical terrestrial and marine ecosystems, habitats and species within and outside of Protected Areas and Community Conservation Areas;
To support local communities and indigenous people as stewards of biodiversity, critical ecosystems and species, through environmentally sound land and resource use practices and the management of local community conservation areas;
To gather funds in support of these objects from domestic and international sources and invest and manage these funds in order to directly support the biodiversity conservation objectives above.