Décembre 2008


IUCN welcomes Campester as a new Member

The Georgian Field Researchers’ Union Campester has joined the growing IUCN network in the South Caucasus. The NGO, which specialises in research and conservation of bats, was admitted as a member at the IUCN Council at its 70th meeting on 4 October. 

02 Dec 2008 | News story

Primer Taller Sudamericano de Conservación de Pastizales. San Clemente del Tuyú, Argentina.

Primer Taller Sudamericano de la Iniciativa de Conservación de Pastizales Templados

    Del 18 al 21 de noviembre de 2008, en San Clemente del Tuyú, Argentina, se realizó el primer taller de la Iniciativa Mundial de Conservación de Pastizales Templados: definiendo la estrategia sudamericana. El evento fue co-organizado por UICN-Sur, Fundación Vida Silvestre Argentina y Administración de Parques Nacionales de Argentina. …  

01 Dec 2008 | News story

EPLP No. 70 Governance for Sustainability - Issues, Challenges, Successes

Governance for Sustainability - Issues, Challenges, Successes

‘Governance for Sustainability’ is the latest addition to the IUCN Environment Policy and Law Series. This book makes an important contribution to the on-going discussions on environmental governance, in particular by providing a thoughtful consideration of concepts that are critical to our understanding of how societies respond to environmental challenges. …  

01 Dec 2008 | News story

Dr. Peter Pritchard winner of the third annual Behler Award 2008.

Lifelong turtle conservationist honoured

The third annual Behler Award for freshwater turtle conservation has been presented to Dr. Peter Pritchard, at a joint symposium of the Turtle Survival Alliance (TSA), and the IUCN/SSC Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group (TFTSG). 

01 Dec 2008 | News story