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Oceanic Whitetip Shark (Carcharhinus longimanus) - Vulnerable

Sharks, rhinos and elephants among wildlife trade summit winners

A historic vote to improve the sustainability of the international trade of eight species of sharks and rays that are listed as threatened on The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species is among the key decisions taken at the CITES wildlife trade summit closing today in Bangkok. …  

14 Mar 2013 | International news release

EPDA

Global Warming and Sustainable Cities

The Environment Protection and Development Authority of Ras Al Khaimah (EPDA-RAK), UAE, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Al Qasimi, the Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah is organizing 2nd International Conference on "Global Warming: Sustainable Cities": May 5-7, 2013. …  

06 Mar 2013 | Article
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Seminar Opening - Nov 2012

Discussions & Scenario Building: Adaptive Climate Change Strategies for Morocco

The regional SEARCH project encourages discussions about climate change adaptive strategies and proposals on institutional measures, adaptation activities and funding opportunities localy, nationally and regionally. …  

12 Feb 2013 | Article
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Fund raising workshop - Jordan

Fundraising Regional Workshop

 A regional workshop funded by the MAVA foundation towards better fundraising skills and financial management  …  

06 Feb 2013 | Article
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Trainers at the workshop

Knowledge sharing & networking towards better conservation

Improving methodological skills and capacities in nature conservation practice, advocacy and networking in the region. …  

05 Feb 2013 | Article
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SIDA Brochure

Integrated Sustainable Coastal Development

Advanced International Training Programme in "Integrated Sustainable Coastal Management” for the Middle East and North Africa region in Sweden, September 9 - 27, 2013 and in Jordan, February 2 - 13, 2014.  Closing date for application is February 15, 2013   …  

04 Feb 2013 | Article
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NSC meeting - Golden Tulip, Beirut

Building Bridges: The National Steering Committee in Lebanon

The National Steering Committee for the SEARCH project in Lebanon meets at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Beirut to discuss the project, its accomplishments and future plans. …  

22 Jan 2013 | Article
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Mr Saeed Shami - Acting Regional Director IUCN ROWA

National Policy Workshop in Jordan

 As part of the SEARCH project in Jordan, a National Policy Workshop was conducted in Amman on the 15th January 2013 …  

18 Jan 2013 | Article
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The Abu Dhabi International Environmental Film Festival 9 - 14 March 2013

IUCN Partnering with the Abu Dhabi International Environmental Film Festival 2013

 IUCN will be participating in the Abu Dhabi International Environmental Film Festival 2013 from the 20th - 25th April 2013 …  

07 Jan 2013 | Article
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Press Clip

Innovative Strategies for Coping with Climate Change

 In cooperation with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) & the Islamic Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO), the Palestinian Hydrology Group (PHG) & the Union of Agriculture Workers Committee (UAWC) have conducted a workshop titled: “Innovative Strategies for Coping with Climate Change” in Jenin - Palestine from the 9th December – 10th December 2012. …  

18 Dec 2012 | Article
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