MIKE Site Information
Country: Sri Lanka
Region: South Asia
Site Name: Yala Reserve
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Management Effectiveness Evaluations
Strict Nature Reserve
IUCN Management Category
Type of Designation
Governance by Government
An initiative of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States funded by the European Union
The MIKE Programme is entirely dependent on donor support. The European Union has been the most important donor for the MIKE Programme and has funded implementation in Africa since its inception in 2001. We are grateful to a wide range of other donors that have also helped support the programme’s implementation.