MPs tour African river basin

Members of Parliament from three East African countries recently visited the Pangani River Water Basin in Tanzania to get an insight into the challenges facing the basin’s ecosystem as a case study in integrated water resources management. …  

28 Sep 2007 | News story

Members and commissions of IUCN Eastern African Regional Office (EARO)

Nairobi welcomes IUCN members from Eastern Africa

Members and commissions of IUCN Eastern African Regional Office (EARO) met in Nairobi, Kenya, recently to review the organization's 2009-2012 regional and global programmes. …  

28 Sep 2007 | News story

réunion des membres

Les membres de l’UICN en Afrique centrale réunis à Brazzaville au Congo

La réunion des membres s’est tenue à Brazzaville du 04 au 07 septembre 2007. …  

25 Sep 2007 | News story

CEC presents new social learning and communication technologies to enhance environmental sustainability in the Arab Region

Participants from universities, NGOs, government offices, and global networks from the Arab region joined together at the Alexandria Library to explore new learning to support and promote accelerated learning in the Arab region. …  

23 Sep 2007 | News story

Participants of the Asia Regional Conservation Forum

Asia Regional Conservation Forum

The Asia Regional Conservation Forum, the region’s biggest and most important conservation event, was held 10-13 September in Kathmandu, Nepal. …  

18 Sep 2007 | News story

Participants of the International Forum on Soil, Society and Global Change

International Forum on Soil, Society and Global Change in Iceland

Members of the Commission on Environmental Law  (CEL) participated in the International Forum on Soil, Society and Global Change at Selfoss in Iceland on 31 August-4 September 2007. …  

17 Sep 2007 | News story

Gatokai Island, Marovo Lagoon, Solomon Islands

IUCN Memorandum of Understanding with Pacific Regional Environment Programme

IUCN has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP). Under the agreement, IUCN and SPREP undertake to collaborate closely on a range of issues, and to develop a joint workplan each year. …  

12 Sep 2007 | News story

More species threatened - 2007 IUCN Red List

The 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species is today being released, updating global understanding of the conservation status of the world’s plants and animals. There are now 41,415 species on the IUCN Red List and the number of species threatened with extinction has risen by 188 since last year. …  

11 Sep 2007 | News story

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund

Description: The Fund considers proposals involving government-managed lands, sites and programs. As with all proposals receiving Fund support, however, the project must have broad community/constituency support and be based on legitimate scientific and conservation principals. When reviewing such proposals, the Board will be interested in government-supplied matching funds. …  

10 Sep 2007 | News story