Juillet 2011

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Complexe Kayanga-Anambé, les acteurs s’organisent !

Les populations vivant autour du bassin Kayanga-Anambé, dans la région de Kolda (Sud du Sénégal) ont décidé de mettre en place une plate-forme de dialogue autour de l’eau et du foncier. Elles auront ainsi la possibilité d’exprimer leurs intérêts et désaccords, d’exercer leurs droits, et  de régler leurs différends sur ces domaines. …  

25 Jul 2011 | News story
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Echanges sur la mise en oeuvre du droit de l'environnement

L'UICN co-organise, en collaboration avec l'Institut de l'énergie et de l'environnement de la Francophonie (IEPF), un atelier d'échanges sur la mise en œuvre du Droit de l'Environnement en Afrique francophone. …  

25 Jul 2011 | News story
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The green economy: Environmentalists discuss its value

 Discussions on the Pacific region’s conservation approach in the global “green economy” debate will be high on the agenda this week as the Pacific Islands Roundtable for Nature Conservation (PIRNC) convenes its 14th annual meeting in Suva. …  

25 Jul 2011 | News story

Cousin Island Seychelles

Half of Seychelles Islands become protected

The Seychelles Government has announced that it will declare new protected areas in the archipelago, resulting in half (50.59%) of all Seychelles land becoming protected by law. The Cabinet approved the designation of protected areas, which amount to 15.72 km² of land representing 3.53% of Seychelles land territory and total 45,500 hectares. Last year, the Silhouette National Park and the Recif Island Reserve were created, increasing the total area of protected land to 47.06%. …  

22 Jul 2011 | News story

SAVE THE DATE - The 2nd International Conference on Marine Mammals Protected Areas

SAVE THE DATE - The 2nd International Conference on Marine Mammals Protected Areas

Fort-de-France and les Trois îlets, Martinique …  

22 Jul 2011 | News story

Gray Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis)

Top scientists rally together in fight against invasive species

A flurry of articles in influential scientific journals in recent months has questioned the urgency to address the growing threat to biodiversity from invasive species. The assertion is that the concern with invasive species derives from an unreasonable desire to maintain pristine ecosystems and exclude all alien species. Such criticism is, in fact, unfounded. …  

22 Jul 2011 | News story

Young students and veteran planted trees in Kien Giang Province

Summer Campaign 2011 launch and winner announcement of writting competition "Adaptation to Climate Change"

For the past three years, IUCN Vietnam and Holcim Vietnam Limited (HVL) have organized a Summer Campaign, with a different theme each year: Waste Management and Environment Protection in 2009, Water Sanitation, Human Health and Effective Water Consumption in 2010, and Adaptation to Climate Change in 2011. This year’s campaign was launched in Long Thoi Commune, Nha Be District, HCMC on June 27, 2011. This was followed by events in other sites where HVL has plants: in Phu My Town, Tan Thanh District, Ba Ria-Vung Tau (28/6), in Kien Luong District in Kien Giang (29/6), and in Thanh My Loi, District 2, HCMC (30/6). …   | Vietnamese

22 Jul 2011 | News story
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Participants to the October 2009 TFD REDD+ Readiness Dialogue during a field visit in the Amazon in West-Belém

Three new reports on REDD+ Readiness Dialogues organised in Ecuador, Guatemala and Cambodia

IUCN and The Forests Dialogue (TFD) organised three large stakeholder dialogues on REDD+ readiness over the course of 2010. The meetings brought together over 160 forest leaders ranging from community organisations and NGOs to private sector actors and government policymakers. The discussions focused on challenges and opportunities in countries that are building REDD+ national strategies as part of the readiness phase. …  

22 Jul 2011 | News story
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Direct value from marine resources, James Bond Island, Phang Nga Bay, Thailand

เสวนา การประเมินมูลค่าทางเศรษฐศาสตร์ทรัพยากรทางทะเลและชายฝั่ง 17-19 สิงหาคม

การเสวนาวิชาการนี้ จัดโดยกรมทรัพยากรทางทะเลและชายฝั่ง ร่วมกับองค์กร Economy and Environment Programme for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA), โครงการพัฒนาแห่งสหประชาชาติ (UNDP) และองค์การระหว่างประเทศเพื่อการอนุรักษ์ทรัพยากรธรรมชาติ (IUCN) ระหว่างวันที่ ๑๗-๑๙ สิงหาคม ๒๕๕๔ ณ ห้องแคทลียา ๒ โรงแรมรามาการ์เด้นส์ ถนนวิภาวดีรังสิต กรุงเทพฯ     

21 Jul 2011 | News story
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Direct value in marine and coastal ecosystem Seminar, Rama Garden Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

National Seminar on the Economics of Marine and Coastal Ecosystems, 17-19 August 2011

This seminar is being organized by the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR), Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Government of Thailand, in collaboration with the Economy and Environment Programme for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA), the United National Development Programme (UNDP), and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). It will be held on 17-19 August 2011 at the Rama Garden Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.  

21 Jul 2011 | News story
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