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B@B Platform website launched

3 June, 2010.  The website for the Business and Biodiversity Platform was launched this week, visit it here. The B@B platform was established by The IUCN Regional Office for Pan-Europe with PricewaterhouseCoopers, European Centre for Nature Conservation (ECNC), European Landowners’ Organization (ELO) and Blue4You – on behalf of the European Commission.
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03 Jun 2010 | News story

Beetles

European Red List of Saproxylic Beetles

European Red List of Saproxylic Beetles . …  

28 May 2010 | Downloads - publication

European Red List of Dragonflies

European Red List of Dragonflies

European Red List of Dragonflies …  

28 May 2010 | Downloads - publication

Sea turtles in the Mediterranean

Sea turtles in the Mediterranean : Distribution, threats and conservation priorities

Sea turtles in the Mediterranean : Distribution, threats and conservation priorities …  

28 May 2010 | Downloads - publication

Butterflies

European Red List of Butterflies

The European Red List of Butterflies
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28 May 2010 | Downloads - publication

Striped frog. Tavi, Portugal

Portuguese Parliamentarians together for biodiversity

For the first time the Portuguese Parliament hosted a conference dedicated to biodiversity. The event brought together Parliamentarians, NGOs and scientists to share information on the challenges biodiversity is facing and to discuss the next steps for conservation. …  

25 May 2010 | News story

Bee

Tell world leaders your biodiversity message

Today we celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity. This special occasion reminds us of the urgency to take action to conserve biodiversity – our life source. …  

22 May 2010 | News story

Q’eqchí’-Maya girl helps to fill bags with soil in a large nursery in the Lachuá, Guatemala

Celebrating International Biodiversity Day

Today IUCN celebrates the International Day for Biological Diversity focusing on the links between biodiversity, human development and people’s livelihoods. This has special significance for every plant and animal on Earth, particularly during this International Year of Biodiversity, and comes at a time when world leaders are setting new targets to stop biodiversity loss. …   | Chinese

22 May 2010 | News story

Mediterranean Reflections 2009

Mediterranean Reflections 2009

Mediterranean Reflections 2009 …  

06 May 2010 | Downloads - document

Earth viewed from space. Courtesy: NASA.

Explore the Encyclopedia of Earth

Encyclopedia of Earth is a new electronic reference about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society. It is a free, fully searchable collection of articles written in non-technical language by scholars, professionals, educators and experts. CEC member Mark McGinley introduces the EoE to CEC.  …  

02 May 2010 | News story