TCA Awards & Accolades

A decade on, the Tenkile Conservation Alliance is the most successful conservation organisation in Melanesia ….. and no other organisation I know of in a developing country has anything like this degree of success.”
Professor Tim Flannery

Membership

  • TCA is a member of the Protected Area Working Group
  • TCA is an affiliate member of the International Rangers Federation
  • Jim is on the IUCN Forest Task team, World Database of Protected Areas, Species Survival Commission for Marsupials and Monotremes
  • Jean is on the IUCN Communication and Education Commission, Species Survival Commission for Marsupials and Monotremes, Society for Conservation Biology

Jim Thomas

  • Logohu Medal 2019
  • Australian Geographic Conservationists of the year in 2013
  • Peter Rawlinson Conservation Hero Award highly commendable 2013
  • La Trobe University Distinguished Alumni Award 2012
  • Deakin University Adjunct Fellow
  • Indianapolis Prize nominee 2010

Jean Thomas

  • Telstra Business Women Award for Social and Purpose Enterprise in Victoria 2015
  • Australian Geographic Conservationists of the year in 2013
  • Future for Nature Award 2010
  • The Age Magazine top 100 most influential and interesting people 2010

Mathew Akon

  • Whitley Fund for Nature Award 2010

Into the Jungle Movie

  • Best Conservation Film Award New York Wild Film Festival 2020

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Our Partners

Tenkile Conservation Alliance is proudly supported by:

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