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Climate Change

20 Questions for the US Press to Ask about Climate Change

A blog post on ClimateEthics.org identifies 20 questions that the US press has failed to ask opponents of proposed US climate change policies. "Can CEC members rephrase this text in simple language?" asks Frits Hesselink, CEC Special Advisor.
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02 May 2010 | News story
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Western Gray Whale and ship.

Can scientists and oil consortium save endangered whales?

Survival and recovery of the Western Gray Whale population depends on continued and strengthened collaboration among scientists, governments and industry. The 8th meeting of the Western Gray Whale Advisory Panel, held in Geneva on 16-18 April 2010, promoted this crucial multi-stakeholder dialogue and led to the development of new recommendations to minimize industry impacts on endangered whales. 

23 Apr 2010 | News story

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IUCN Celebrates Earth Day's 40th Anniversary

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22 Apr 2010 | News story

biofuels puzzle piece

Path to Sustainable Bioenergy in United States Will Require a New Roadmap, according to IUCN member, NWF

A new report from the National Wildlife Federation calls for strong agriculture and energy policies that create jobs, curb global warming pollution, enhance national security, protect wildlife and uphold soil and water quality. …  

08 Apr 2010 | News story
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ASOC presents information papers for Antarctic Treaty Meeting of Experts

IUCN Member, the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC), has developed four papers ahead of the Antarctic Treaty Meeting of Experts (ATME) on climate change and implications for Antarctic management and governance. …  

31 Mar 2010 | News story

Año Internacional de la Biodiversidad: Una gran fuente de información

El Año Internacional de la Biodiversidad será más eficaz si cada uno de nosotros entiende por qué es tan importante la biodiversidad y si se tiene las herramientas para ayudar a detener la pérdida de biodiversidad", afirma la Directora General de la UICN, Julia Marton-Lefèvre. …   | English | French

29 Mar 2010 | News story

Niño que porta vasija de agua

La UICN y sus Miembros forman una Iniciativa de Conservación y Derechos Humanos

La UICN y otras siete organizaciones de conservación colaboran para promover los derechos humanos en la conservación.  | English | French

23 Mar 2010 | News story

A tiger in the Manas Wildlife Sanctuary, India

Talks to dismantle trade in tiger poaching

Poaching and illegal trade in tigers is being discussed this week by delegates at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Doha, Qatar, with countries being asked to provide information to the CITES Secretariat and Interpol to help develop anti-poaching strategies. …  

17 Mar 2010 | News story

Platymantis vitiensis, Fiji Tree Frog.

Biosphere Ethics Initiative

IUCN Members are invited to discover the work of the Biosphere Ethics Initiative and to get involved with their programme to incorporate principles of environmental ethics into specific conservation action. …  

09 Mar 2010 | News story

Grievance

Procedimiento de queja acerca de intervenciones con el sector privado

Con el fin de responder a preocupaciones planteadas por algunos constituyentes de la Unión acerca de la interacción de la UICN con el sector privado, la Secretaría de la UICN ha establecido un procedimiento de queja para recibir, registrar y dar respuesta a las quejas.   …   | English | French

05 Mar 2010 | News story


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