Mayo

The Midori Prize for Biodiversity

The AEON Environmental Foundation of Japan has announced the establishment of “the Midori Prize for Biodiversity”. This prize will be implemented in cooperation with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Japan Ministry of the Environment, an IUCN Member, and the United Nations University. …  

06 May 2010 | News story

December 2010 in Berlin

Call for Papers: Online Educa

If you have an innovative learning process, and something to share, this is the place to go to interact with a very up-to-the-minute learning community -- a recommendation from Gillian Martin Mehers, CEC Specialty Group Leader. The deadline for papers is May 14. …  

06 May 2010 | News story

Participants in a CEPA workshop to create a Tiger Action Plan in Bangladesh do the tiger jump.

Tiger Conservation Communication: CEPA Workshop in Sundarbans

CEC members Frits Hesselink and Malcolm Whitehead facilitated a five-day CEPA workshop on board a boat cruising the Sundarbans. It was strategic communication planning meeting of the Tiger Action Plan, launched by the Wildlife Trust of Bangladesh, and inspired by the CEPA Toolkit. …  

06 May 2010 | News story

9 June 2010, Washington, DC

Register Today for June 9th Forum on Climate, Energy and National Security

This event in Washington DC brings together key leaders to discuss climate, energy and national security. Learn about the role of "earth observations" in measuring the planet to more effectively manage it. Nancy Colleton, CEC Specialty Group Leader, is an organizer. Sherri Goodman of CNA is a speaker. …  

06 May 2010 | News story

Delegation of BHC in IUCN Pakistan Country Office, Karachi.

The British High Commission delegation visited IUCN Pakistan country office

The British High Commission delegation visited IUCN Pakistan country office. The delegation comprised of Ms. Alisa Latham, Second Secretary Political, Mr. Shahryar Khan Niazi, Additional Deputy Head of Mission and Ms. Ireen William, Projects Manager. …  

05 May 2010 | News story

Photo Forum

Bilan et perspectives de la gestion des forêts au Cameroun

Les travaux du  3ème Forum national sur les forêts du Cameroun se sont déroulés du 29 au 31 Mars 2010 à Yaoundé sous le thème « 15 ans de réforme forestière : bilan, évolution et perspectives ». …   | English

05 May 2010 | News story
0 Comentarios | Escribir comentario

Josephine Langley

"Biodiversity is my life"

For IUCN’s Josephine Langley, biodiversity is the ‘leitmotif’ of her life. Her work and passion are inseparably linked, and both aim to achieve the same goal: make a difference and contribute to nature conservation and sustainable use of natural resources. …  

05 May 2010 | News story

Asturias, Spain

Environment: a human right

The European Biodiversity Day held at the Council of Europe on 28 April culminated with the signing of a declaration which recognizes that the environment is part of human rights. …  

05 May 2010 | News story

IUCN Regional Forest Programme Coordinator, Marta Monjane, and IPEME Director, Odete Tsamba signing the memorandum of understanding.

Forest resources and poverty alleviation: a new partnership in Mozambique

IUCN’s Mozambique country office has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Institute for Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises (IPEME) to establish and operate a community-managed sandalwood bank in the district of Matutuine-Djabula for processing and trade of wood that will initially be targeted at Maputo-based artisans. 

05 May 2010 | News story

Gatokai Island, Marovo Lagoon, Solomon Islands

UICN acoge con beneplácito a las Islas Salomón como nuevo Estado Miembro

El Gobierno de las Islas Salomón ha anunciado oficialmente su decisión de unirse a la UICN y adherirse a sus Estatutos, convirtiéndose así en el 83º Estado Miembro de la UICN. El Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Conservación y Meteorología ha sido designado por el Gobierno de las Islas Salomón como su enlace con la Secretaría de la UICN. …   | English | French

05 May 2010 | News story