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El acuerdo de París sobre el clima: laesperanza de un futuro sostenible

París, Francia, 12 de diciembre de 2015 (UICN) – La UICN acoge favorablemente el nuevo acuerdo sobre el clima adoptado hoy en París por los gobiernos del mundo durante la cumbre de las Naciones Unidas sobre el clima (COP21), así como su reconocimiento del papel fundamental de la naturaleza en la lucha contra el cambio climático.
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12 Dec 2015 | International news release

North of Yinchuan, restored forests guard ancient Buddhist holy sites. Restoration experts from Brazil met with Chinese colleagues last month to explore such sites and share knowledge on how to accomplish cost-effective and large-scale restoration.

Leaders pledge to restore additional 18 million hectares of critical landscapes as part of global target

Government and business representatives from Burundi, Honduras, India, Mexican States, KPK province of Pakistan and Asia Pulp and Paper have announced new pledges today to restore up to 18 million hectares of degraded forests, as part of the UN climate change conference (COP 21) taking place in Paris. …  

06 Dec 2015 | International news release

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El acuerdo sobre el clima debe reconocer las soluciones de la naturaleza – UICN

En vísperas de la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el clima, la UICN – Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza – hace un llamado para lograr un acuerdo que reconozca el papel de la naturaleza en la reducción de las emisiones de carbono así como para ayudar a las naciones a adaptarse a un clima cambiante. …   | English | French | Dutch

28 Nov 2015 | International news release

Northern sportive lemur

World’s 25 most endangered primates revealed

The latest edition of ‘Primates in Peril: The world’s 25 most endangered primates’ has been revealed today. Compiled by the Primate Specialist Group of IUCN’s Species Survival Commission (SSC), Bristol Zoological Society, the International Primatological Society (IPS), and Conservation International (CI), new additions to the list include Philippine tarsier (Tarsius syrichta) and Lavasoa Mountains dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus lavasoensis), both of which are threatened by habitat loss.
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24 Nov 2015 | International news release

Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

Nueva evaluación de la Lista Roja de la UICN señala al cambio climático como la amenaza más grave a la supervivencia del oso polar

Una reevaluación mundial de los osos polares indica que la pérdida de su hábitat de hielos marinos debida al calentamiento climático es la principal amenaza a la supervivencia de la especie a largo plazo, según la última actualización de la Lista Roja de Especies Amenazadas de la UICN™, publicada hoy por la UICN, Unión Internacional de Conservación de la Naturaleza. …   | English | French | Dutch

19 Nov 2015 | International news release

Bearded Vulture, Near Threatened

Conservationists warn Africa’s vultures are sliding towards extinction

Gland, Switzerland 29 October 2015 (IUCN) – Six of Africa’s 11 vulture species – the continent’s largest and most recognisable birds of prey – are now at a higher risk of extinction, according to the latest assessment of birds for the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™, carried out by BirdLife International – an IUCN Red List partner. …  

29 Oct 2015 | International news release

Sumatran Rhino

Sumatran rhino likely to go extinct unless action is taken urgently, warns IUCN

With fewer than 100 Sumatran rhinos surviving in the wild, the species will likely become extinct unless the Indonesian Government urgently implements the Sumatran rhino recovery plan, warns IUCN on World Rhino Day. The remaining 100 Sumatran rhinos represent less than half of the population size estimated during the last IUCN Red List assessment of the species in 2008. …  

22 Sep 2015 | International news release

African elephant flapping its ears.

CITES and IUCN bolster collaboration in tackling poaching and illegal wildlife trade

Geneva, 28 August 2015 – The Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature have signed an agreement this week to strengthen the cooperation between the two organisations in minimising the illegal killing of and related illegal trade in elephants and other CITES-listed flagship species in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific region. …  

28 Aug 2015 | International news release

Doñana National Park

El emblemático Espacio Natural de Doñana se suma a la Lista Verde de la UICN en reconocimiento a la calidad de su gestión

Gland, Suiza, 22 de julio de 2015 (UICN) – El Espacio Natural de Doñana (España), una de las áreas de mayor biodiversidad de Europa, ha sido incluido hoy por la UICN en la Lista Verde, en reconocimiento de sus logros en materia de conservación. …   | English

22 Jul 2015 | International news release

Blue and John Crow Mountains, Jamaica

Jamaica’s first World Heritage listing ups the number of natural sites to 229

The Blue and John Crow Mountains has become Jamaica’s first World Heritage site today, following advice from IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, responsible for evaluating the site’s natural values. Extensions of South Africa’s Cape Floral Region Protected Areas and Viet Nam’s Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park were also approved by the World Heritage Committee, as recommended by IUCN. …  

03 Jul 2015 | International news release

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