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Supporting near shore fishery and coastal communities by Saving Estuaries and Lagoon Ecosystems from Environmental Threats

Within the ambit of the Capacity Building component of Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Sri Lanka, a workshop titled Ecosystem-based Management of Estuaries and Lagoons was held from 17-19 September 2014 at the Hotel Good Wood Plaza in Katunayake with a field excursion on the 18th of September to seven sites situated within the Negombo Lagoon area. 

20 Oct 2014 | News story

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Lancement officiel de l’Observatoire pour la biodiversité et pour les aires protégées d’Afrique Centrale

Le Programme pour la biodiversité et la gestion des aires protégées (BIOPAMA), a lancé un Observatoire Régional pour la biodiversité et les aires protégées en Afrique Centrale, en partenariat avec l’OFAC, basé à Yaoundé, au Cameroun.C'était en marge de la 14ème réunion du PFBC (Parteneriat pour les Forêts du Basin du Congo), tenue à Brazzaville au Congo, les 8 et 9 Octobre 2014. …  

18 Oct 2014 | News story

Luigi Eybrecht has been awarded with the  Jane Goodall Hope and Inspiration Ranger Award.

Nature Conservation on Bonaire Earning Global Accolades Once Again

On the evening of October 11th Nathaniel Miller, Assistant Director of the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) received a phone call from Sean Willmore, the President of the International Ranger Federation, notifying him that DCNA’s nominee for the Dr. Jane Goodall — ‘Hope and Inspiration Ranger Award’, had won. Luigi Eybrecht, a newly appointed Marine Park Ranger for STINAPA Bonaire (National Parks Foundation) and volunteer Commander of their Junior Rangers, was selected by the world renowned primatologist and anthropologist Dr. Dame Jane Goodall herself. Luigi has been invited to attend the World Parks Congress in Sydney Australia this November where he will receive his award in front of 4,000 international conservation delegates on November 15th.   …  

17 Oct 2014 | News story

Primera Reunión Grupal de Trabajo del Diálogo Nacional de Cambio Climático Ecuador

Ecuador rumbo a la COP 20: El financiamiento, eje central para la lucha contra el cambio climático en Ecuador

El pasado 8 de octubre de 2014 se desarrolló la Primera Reunión Grupal de Trabajo del Diálogo Nacional de Cambio Climático, en la que se abordó el tema del “Financiamiento del Cambio Climático”. El evento fue organizado por el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Movilidad Humana del Ecuador (MREMH), el Ministerio de Ambiente (MAE), con el apoyo de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (UICN) y la Fundación Futuro Latinoamericano (FFLA).  …  

17 Oct 2014 | News story

Mujer indígena de Zuleta, Ecuador.

Mujeres gestoras de los páramos: aportes para la conservación y la equidad

El 15 de octubre se destaca a nivel internacional el papel que cumplen las mujeres rurales en el desarrollo sostenible; su aporte para asegurar la soberanía alimentaria y la erradicación de la pobreza y las desigualdades. …  

17 Oct 2014 | News story

Peninsula of Sinis (Sardegna, Italy)

Sinis Marine Protected Area, a true Ecotourism experience

The managers of the Protected Marine Area Penisola del Sinis - Isola di Mal di Ventre (Italy) have participated in the test phase for the preparation of a catalogue of ecotourism packages in Mediterranean protected areas as part of the EU-funded MEET project. 

16 Oct 2014 | News story

Inauguración COP12 del, CBD, Pyeongchang, República de Corea 2014.

La biodiversidad para el desarrollo sostenible: los avances en la COP12 del CDB

El año 2014 se ha convertido en un momento estratégico para monitorear el estado de la biodiversidad a través del cumplimiento de las Metas de Aichi que todos los países miembros del Convenio de Diversidad Biológica (CDB) deberán completar al año 2020. Estos países incluyen todos los de América del Sur. …  

15 Oct 2014 | News story

Attendees at the micro-hydropower workshop on a field trip to the Bukuya micr-hydropower plant in Fiji

Support for micro-hydropower production in the Pacific to help develop communities and mitigate climate change

Energy officials from government departments and power utilities from six Pacific Island nations gained practical knowledge and shared experiences in an effort to boost micro-hydropower production in the region.  …  

15 Oct 2014 | News story


SOS: A Powerful Tool for governments

Learn more about SOS – Save Our Species at a celebration on resource mobilisation with colleagues also from the CBD, CEPF and LifeWeb at the Rio Convention Pavilion Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 18:30– 20:00. …  

14 Oct 2014 | News story

Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

United Nations issues guidelines to minimize risk of invasive species

The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has adopted new guidelines to prevent and control biological invasions by pets, aquarium and terrarium species, live bait and live food. The new guidance is largely based on input from the IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG). …  

14 Oct 2014 | News story


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