Botswana members warm up to the new direction IUCN has taken in the region

26 January 2010 | News story

Members in Botswana have expressed their confidence in the direction the IUCN Secretariat has taken in mobilizing the members towards the implementation of the IUCN programme. This was expressed at the meeting the members had with the IUCN Regional Director, Mr Ali Kaka in Gaborone Botswana on August 13, 2009.

Hosted by the State member, the Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism; the meeting was convened to give an opportunity to the members to meet the new Regional Director and get updates from the Secretariat. During the meeting members were also briefed on the final IUCN-ESARO 2008 – 2012 Programme and the “One-Programme” approach to its implementation.

For more information, please contact hastings.chikoko@iucn.org and ceo@kcs.org.bw