2013

Green Rally conducted on the occasion of World Environment Day 2013

World Environment Day Celebrated

Like other countries in different part of the world, Nepal is also celebrating World Environment Day with a dedication to mark the theme of this year ‘Think. Eat. Save’ to aware the community to control massive waste of food to reduce the pressure on natural resources. …  

05 Jun 2013 | News story

Profile: Claire Warmenbol

Blog: The realities of the Nexus

By Claire Warmenbol. I will start this post with a confession. When I recently told my mother I was flying to Nairobi for a workshop on the Nexus Dialogue, I struggled to explain in a jargon-free way, what this project is all about. …  

05 Jun 2013 | News story

Seasonal Harvest

Celebrate World Environment Day - secure nature’s food supply

To mark the food theme of this year’s World Environment Day: ‘Think. Eat. Save’ IUCN urges policy makers to pay greater attention to the role that nature plays in boosting global food security. …  

05 Jun 2013 | News story

Seasonal Harvest

Celebrate World Environment Day - secure nature’s food supply

To mark the food theme of this year’s World Environment Day: ‘Think. Eat. Save’ IUCN urges policy makers to pay greater attention to the role nature plays in boosting global food security. …  

05 Jun 2013 | Article

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Ananya Mukherjee explains Vulture Safe Zones

A lot done, a lot more to do. That could be the Facebook status update for Ananya Mukherjee as she works to establish Vulture Safe Zones (VSZs) to help protect India’s remaining vulture populations. 

04 Jun 2013 | News story

Patricia Medici Presidenta del Grupo de Especialistas

El respaldo gubernamental y la comunicación ejes principales en la implementación de planes de acción nacional para la conservación del Tapir.

 Con la intención de fomentar la supervivencia del Tapir, Patricia Medici, Presidenta del Grupo de Especialistas en Tapires de la UICN, se encuentra trabajando junto a un grupo de 120 personas, de 27 países de América Latina y Asia, en la implementación y desarrollo de planes de acción nacional para la conservación de esta especie. …  

04 Jun 2013 | News story

Presentación del cartel del Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente 2013 en Málaga por la Segunda Teniente alcalde del Ayuntamiento, María del Mar Martín Rojo, el concejal de Medio Ambiente del Ayto. de Málaga, Raúl Jiménez, el director de la Cátedra UNESCO de Comunicación de la Universidad de Málaga, Bernardo Díaz Nosty, y el director de UICN-Med, Antonio Troya.

Málaga celebrará el Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente con una reflexión sobre la alimentación y el consumo responsable

Los actos se desarrollarán en la calle Alcazabilla con la participación de escolares en talleres de cocina solar o reciclaje, entre otros. …  

04 Jun 2013 | News story

Race for the Baltic

Join: Race for the Baltic

Race for the Baltic is a multi stakeholder campaign initiated by Zennström Philanthropies in cooperation with more than fifty businesses, local governments, thought leaders, universities and non-governmental organizations dedicated to saving the Baltic Sea. To create public awareness Race for the Baltic will be launching a 3 month, 9 country, 3500 km cycling tour, kicking off in Malmö, Sweden 8 June 2013. …  

04 Jun 2013 | News story

Trachemys scripta elegans

Conference: Invasive Alien Species: the Urban Dimension

The IUCN European Union Representative Office and the IUCN Invasive Species Specialist Group are organizing a conference to discuss the challenges related to invasive alien species in Europe’s urban areas. The event is to take place at IUCN Headquarters in Switzerland on 5 September 2013.   …  

04 Jun 2013 | News story
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Jon Paul Rodríguez (center) receives the XVI Premio Lorenzo Mendoza Fleury

IUCN expert receives prestigious award

Jon Paul Rodríguez, Deputy Chair of the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Species Survival Commission (IUCN SSC), has been presented with Venezuela’s most prestigious science award, the XVI Premio Lorenzo Mendoza Fleury. …  

04 Jun 2013 | News story