Don't forget the birds at World Heritage

22 June 2011 | News story

IUCN is happy to welcome a number of its Members in to its delegation at the World Heritage Committee in Paris, including Bird Life International. Helen Byron is an International Site Casework Officer with Bird Life International and The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.

She explains why it's important for her to be at the meeting in Paris.


World Heritage Committees can be a strange experience for the novices amongst us. Helen Byron gives her impressions so far.


But what does Bird Life want to get out of the meeting? Byron tells us more about her expectations.