Serranus scriba and Posidonia oceanica

II Workshop on seagrass conservation and management, 9-10 october

After the great success of the first edition, held in 2012, IUCN-Med is organizing a second workshop on conservation, valorisation and management of seagrasses in the Spanish coastline, within the frame of the Life+Posidonia Andalucia project. The workshop is open to the public, and will be held on October 9-10 at the Instituto Portuario of Málaga. …   | French | Spanish

13 Sep 2013 | Event

Aphanius Saourensis

Workshop for the evaluation of Freshwater Key Biodiversity Areas

IUCN-Med and the Freshwater Biodiversity Unit of the IUCN Species Programme are organizing a workshop to discuss and validate Freshwater Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) in North Africa. These KBAs are part of the biodiversity hotspots of the Mediterranean. …   | French | Spanish

19 Aug 2013 | Event

Vue d'avion du Montenegro

Marine Protected Areas workshop in Montenegro

Following the Croatian and Albanian workshops, a third national workshop on Marine Protected Areas took place in Montenegro, on July 26, 2013. It was organized by the Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (UNEP/MAP - RAC/SPA), the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation (IUCN-Med) and the IUCN Environmental Law Centre (IUCN-ELC).   …  

31 Jul 2013 | Event

Photo of the workshop

Marine Protected Areas workshop in Albania

 On July, 10th, 2013, a national workshop on Marine Protected Areas will be organized in Tirana, Albania by the Regional Activity Centre for Specially Protected Areas (UNEP/MAP - RAC/SPA), the IUCN Center for Mediterranean Cooperation (IUCN-Med) and the IUCN Environmental Law Centre (IUCN-ELC). 

02 Jul 2013 | Event


International Marine Protected Areas Congress 27-28 oct. 2013

Every four years, the International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC) brings together major maritime stakeholders from around the globe, beyond national or sectorial boundaries, to assist in the conservation and sustainable development of the oceans. …  

25 Jun 2013 | Event

Mar del Alborán

Encuentro Técnico de los Grupos de Trabajo del Proyecto POCTEFEX-Alborán, 19-21 Junio

Más de 50 técnicos y expertos en la conservación del Mar de Alborán de ambas orillas se han reunido en Málaga del 19 al 21 de junio en un Encuentro Técnico dentro del marco del proyecto POCTEFEX-Alborán para analizar el estado de situación de las áreas marinas protegidas, los cetáceos y tortugas marinas, la gestión integrada de zonas costeras y el cambio global en el Mar de Alborán. …   | French

30 May 2013 | Event

Posidonia oceanica

El Ejido acoge el Tercer Festival Life+ “Mares de Posidonia” 7 y 8 de junio

El Festival de “Mares de Posidonia” llegará al El Ejido (Almería) el próximo 7 y 8 de junio con el fin de dar a conocer a la población local de una manera amena y divertida el papel crucial que desempeñan las praderas de fanerógamas como hábitat y criadero de numerosas especies comerciales, como sumidero de carbono o su función de purificación aportando oxígeno a las aguas y aumentando su transparencia. …  

29 May 2013 | Event

Exercice de groupe pendant l'atelier

Third workshop for improving capacity for species conservation in Maghreb countries

The IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation is implementing a project to improve capacities on species conservation planning and management in three Maghreb countries (Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia). One of the main activities of this project for this year is to hold training courses about elaboration of Species Conservation Strategies in these three countries. …   | French | Spanish

17 May 2013 | Event

Marine Protected Areas, such as the Port-Cros National Park in the south of France, are key instruments to ensure the protection of marine fish.

Meeting of the MedPAN Advisory Committee, 17 May 2013, Malaga.

The IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation will participate next 17 May 2013 in the meeting of the Advisory Committee of the Network of  Marine Protected Areas Managers in the Mediterranean (MedPAN). The encounter will take place at the Malaga’s port in the new premises of Aula del Mar, a marine conservation association of Malaga and Member of IUCN. …   | French | Spanish

08 May 2013 | Event

Onychogomphus macrodon inhabits large rivers and has a very restricted range.

Red List Workshop Assessment for freshwater fishes, molluscs, dragonflies and damselflies in Eastern Mediterranean

A Red List Workshop assessment will be held from 22 – 25 April in Azraq, Jordan. The event is part of the project “Freshwater Biodiversity Assessment and Conservation Priorities for the Mediterranean Basin Hotspot” and is being organized by IUCN Freshwater Unit, Cambridge, with the support of the Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN), Jordan, and the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation. Financial support is provided by the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund and the MAVA foundation. …   | French | Spanish

04 Apr 2013 | Event

Mediterranean landscape
IUCN-Med International Calendar
2011 International Year of Forests