Conservation Initiative for the Asian Elephant (CIFAE) is a 501(c)(3)
not-for-profit organization founded by Ron Chandler and Amirthraj C. Williams in 2000. We work with indigenous groups, local
and regional not-for-profit organizations, and other NGOs to design and implement sustainability plans toward improving conditions
for elephants, rhinos, and tigers by improving conditions for the people that share their habitats.
Conservation Initiative for the Asian Elephant, Inc. (CIFAE) shall identify the issues
of critical importance to the long-term survival and sustainability of the Asian elephant and the indigenous peoples sharing
its habitat. We shall assist with the design, implementation and maintenance of projects and programs that resolve these critical