2013

BIOPAMA

Lanzamiento del sitio web Biodiversidad y Gestión de Áreas Protegidas (BIOPAMA)

 Un nuevo sitio web para el Programa de Biodiversidad y Gestión de Áreas Protegidas (BIOPAMA, por sus siglas en ingles) acaba de ser lanzado. Conozca más acerca de este innovador programa de desarrollo de capacidades en www.biopama.org …  

31 Oct 2013 | News story
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Gabriela Lichtenstein, Presidenta del Grupo de Especialistas en Camélidos Sudamericanos de la Comisión de Supervivencia de Especies de la UICN

¿Cuál es la situación de los camélidos en América del Sur?

Entrevista a Gabriela Lichtenstein, Presidenta del Grupo deGrupo de Especialistas en Camélidos Sudamericanos de la Comisión de Supervivencia de Especies de la UICN. 

31 Oct 2013 | News story
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Video image: Rivers Uniting Borders (IUCN BRIDGE project)

Countdown to COP19: Rivers Uniting Borders/Ríos Que Unen Fronteras [video]

In our 'Countdown to COP19', we take a look back at videos that offer solutions to climate change challenges. The documentary 'Rivers Uniting Borders/Rios Que Unen Fronteras' is one of them. …   | Spanish

31 Oct 2013 | News story

Flying foxes, Haloween, SOS

Flying foxes: myths with more bark than bite

It’s Hallowe’en time again, and around much of the world people are decorating with images of ghosts, vampires, witches, black cats, and, of course, bats. For the superstitious, there may be nothing scarier than the flying foxes of the Philippines, whose 2-meter wingspans make them the largest bats in the world! …  

31 Oct 2013 | News story

Flooding in Mekong Delta

Film Screening Science Film Festival 2013: Mekong

On occasion of the Science Film Festival 2013, the Goethe-Institute will host a screening of the film “Mekong”. The film follows the efforts of students and scientists from the delta's CanTho University as they develop a resilience strategy for the challenges facing the delta over the next hundred years.   …   | Vietnamese

31 Oct 2013 | News story
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Can't see the TREES for the WOOD?

Can't see the TREES for the WOOD?

Valuing nature may be complex but it could prove vital for the future. This infographic illustrates the economic benefits of wood compared to those that are gained from trees …  

30 Oct 2013 | Article

MPAs

New report on European overseas MPAs coming soon

A new study by IUCN that aims to assess the current status of marine conservation in European Outermost Regions (ORs) and Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) - with a specific focus on marine protected areas - will published soon by IUCN. …  

30 Oct 2013 | Article
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Mangrove Planting Competition, Keti Bunder

Experts stress need for hydro-diplomacy between India, Pakistan and Afghanistan

IUCN Pakistan and Oxfam Novib recently organised a roundtable discussion on hydro-diplomacy to improve water cooperation between India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. …  

30 Oct 2013 | News story

Bright spot workshop at IMPAC3 in Marseille

European overseas ‘bright spots’ highlighted in Marseille

IUCN, the Global Island Partnership (GLISPA) and RARE facilitated a 'bright spot' exchange that showcased successful island conservation and sustainable livelihoods initiatives from across the globe and in European Overseas entities during the 3rd International Marine Protected Areas Congress in Marseille. …  

29 Oct 2013 | Article
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Conservation network

Join the Conservation Network Today

 IUCN ROWA has successfully integrated its conservation efforts into a social media platform application to provide members and partners easy access to research, publications, skills and expertise locally and globally.  JOIN IT TODAY …  

29 Oct 2013 | Article
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