Stronger institutions needed for nature in Egypt

05 October 2011 | News story

The IUCN North Africa Members Forum in Rabat, Morocco, brings together IUCN’s members from across the whole of North Africa. Among the delegates from Egypt is Usama Ghazali from Egyptian National Parks. He explains what he sees as the priorities for conservation within the region.

IUCN's Forum also provides an opportunity to prepare an effective North African participation in the next IUCN World Conservation Congress (WCC) to be held in Jeju, South Korea, from 6 to 15 September 2012.

Usama Ghazali from Egyptian National Parks tells us how stronger institutions would mean better conservation in Egypt and across the region. He also looks ahead to the WCC in Jeju.


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