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IUCN holds one day workshop on ESD titled “ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE – ISSUES AND OPTIONS” at Girls Guide Association, Quetta Balochistan

A one day ESD workshop on “Climate Change Issues and options” was held on 6th July 2011 at Girls Guide Association Parda Club Quetta. The work shop was organized by IUCN Pakistan under its ongoing Balochistan Partnerships for Sustainable Development Programme (BPSD) in collaboration with Balochistan Girls Guide Association. About (15) fifteen lecturers from different colleges of Quetta participated in the program. …  

08 Jul 2011 | International news release

Transporte de madera ilegal en el tramo de la carretera Iscozacín – Villa Rica

Finaliza proyecto de extracción ilegal de especies maderables en Perú

El proyecto ayudó a fortalecer la coordinación y articulación interinstitucional de las entidades gubernamentales y de diversas organizaciones sociales para promover una mejor participación en la conservación y uso de los recursos naturales de todos los actores presentes en la zona. …  

08 Jul 2011 | News story
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Mapeo de actores, Cuenca del Plata y Gran Chaco.

Convocan a organizaciones para integrar mapa del Gran Chaco y Cuenca del Plata

6 julio 2011.- Organismos no gubernamentales, ONGs, organizaciones sociales, empresas privadas, públicas y mixtas, cooperativas, cámaras empresariales, instituciones educativas y de investigación y desarrollo, comunidades indígenas, campesinas y de pescadores, organismos internacionales y de cooperación internacional, podrán registrarse desde hoy y acceder libremente a un innovador mapa y a una base de datos que será la más completa en su tipo en la región –informaron los promotores de la iniciativa. …  

08 Jul 2011 | News story
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June 2011 Newsletter of the IUCN Commission on Education and Communication

Invitations to contribute to the IUCN Programme and Congress Forum, plus dozens of stories on communication, education and knowledge management …  

08 Jul 2011 | News story

Applications for 2011 SEED Awards Now Open

   Applications for 2011 SEED Awards Now Open …   | Chinese

08 Jul 2011 | Article

Guatemala

Ixchiguan: first municipality in Guatemala to adopt microwatershed plan

With technical support from IUCN through its Tacaná project, the Ixchiguan municipality has adopted a new integrated watershed approach into its municipal development plan. …   | Spanish

08 Jul 2011 | News story

Southern Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus maccoyii)

Increased protection urgently needed for tunas

For the first time, all species of scombrids (tunas, bonitos, mackerels and Spanish mackerels) and billfishes (swordfish and marlins) have been assessed for the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™. Of the 61 known species, seven are classified in a threatened category, being at serious risk of extinction. Four species are listed as Near Threatened and nearly two-thirds have been placed in the Least Concern category. …  

07 Jul 2011 | International news release

Promoting Access and Benefit-sharing as part of the Nagoya Protocol

Communicating the Nagoya Protocol's Access and Benefit-sharing (ABS)

A CEPA side event on "ABS Implementation and the Communication Challenge" was organized by the ABS Capacity Development Initiative for Africa with CEC, UNU and other partners at the Nagoya Protocol meeting in June. …  

07 Jul 2011 | News story

El alto comisario de Aguas y Bosques y la Lucha contra la Desertificación del Reino de Marruecos, Abdeladim Lhafi, la ministra de Medio Ambiente, y Medio Rural y Marino, Rosa Aguilar, y el consejero de Medio Ambiente de la Junta de Andalucía José Juan Díaz Trillo

Spain, Andalusia and Morocco agreed on a shared action plan

On 5 July several IUCN members signed in Malaga an agreement to collaborate for the Intercontinental Reserve for the Mediterranean. …   | French | Spanish

07 Jul 2011 | News story
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Southern Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus maccoyii)

Increased protection urgently needed for tunas

For the first time, all species of scombrids (tunas, bonitos, mackerels and Spanish mackerels) and billfishes (swordfish and marlins) have been assessed for the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™. Of the 61 known species, seven are classified in a threatened category, being at serious risk of extinction. Four species are listed as Near Threatened and nearly two-thirds have been placed in the Least Concern category. …   | French | Spanish

07 Jul 2011 | International news release

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