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Ganesh Pangare

Water cooperation in Asia: Interview with Ganesh Pangare

In our countdown to World Water Day, we speak to Ganesh Pangare, Head of the IUCN Asia Water Programme. …  

19 Mar 2013 | News story

Logo International Year of Water Cooperation

Countdown to World Water Day!

Each year World Water Day (WWD) is celebrated on the 22nd of March, and has become one of the key dates on the UN calendar. The day marks a special focus on global water issues, with this year in particular global attention on water cooperation. …  

18 Mar 2013 | News story

IUCN Members' Assembly

IUCN Congress 2016: a green opportunity

After a successful World Conservation Congress held in Jeju, Republic of Korea in 2012, IUCN is looking ahead to the next Congress in 2016, and has launched the search for a host country. Please note that the schedule for the process of selecting the Host Country has been modified. …   | French | Spanish

15 Mar 2013 | News story

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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