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9 June 2010, Washington, DC

Climate, Energy and National Security: Keynote Remarks by Wouter Veening

CEC Specialty Group Leader Wouter Veening, President, Institute for Environmental Security, recently delivered the keynote address at the June 9, 2010 Forum on Earth Observations in Washington, D.C. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

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Workshop on Graphic Facilitation

Are you looking to get creative in your meetings and workshops? Do you want to engage people in new and innovative ways? This graphic facilitation workshop in BC, Canada, will be conducted by CEC member Michelle Laurie. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

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Fellowship from Climate Change Media Partnership

Apply by 11 July 2010. The Climate Change Media Partnership is pleased to announce its fourth annual fellowship programme. We invite all journalists from the global South with an interest in climate change to apply for a 2010-11 fellowship. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

IV Diálogo de Campo sobre la preparación para REDD+ en Ecuador, Papallacta.

Ecuador prepara su Estrategia Nacional REDD+

El IV Diálogo de Campo sobre la preparación para REDD+ en Ecuador, se desarrolló del 15 al 18 de junio, como parte de las actividades que desarrolla The Forest Dialogue (El Diálogo sobre Bosques) y la UICN. En medio de una numerosa participación de miembros de la sociedad civil, gobiernos y sector privado de EEUU, Argentina, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Guyana, Ghana, Kenia, Uganda, Ecuador e Irlanda, el país recibió nuevos insumos para la construcción de su Estrategia Nacional REDD+. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Participants of the World Heritage Sub-Regional Meeting in Meknes, Morocco

Momentum for Mesopotamia’s marshlands

Once covering an area of up to 20,000 km2, the Mesopotamian marshlands of southern Iraq are one of the world's great wetlands. The marshlands (al ahwar) are part of the Tigris-Euphrates River Basin, which is shared by Iran, Iraq, Syria and Turkey and were once home to several hundred thousand inhabitants, the Ma'dan, a people whose unique way of life had been preserved for over 5,000 years. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Thailand’s Andaman aspirations

Thailand’s Andaman aspirations

Thailand’s Andaman Sea with its island paradises, emerald waters, stunning rock formations and white sands is many people’s idea of a dream holiday location. The area is home to well-known destinations such as Phuket and Koh Phi Phi as well as hundreds of lesser known jewels. But much work is needed to ensure that the region is unharmed by human activity and that its unique natural and cultural features are safeguarded for future generations. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Le Commission de l’Education et la Communication de l’UICN a organisé un atelier régional sur le Kit  CEPA au Royaume du Maroc en collaboration avec le Département de l’Environnement marocain et avec le soutien du Service des Parcs Nationaux du l’Espagne du 23 au 26 Mai 2010 à EL Hoceima sur la cote méditerranéenne.

Atelier Regional sur le Guide Practique CEPA au Maroc

Cet atelier régional a été organisé par M. Brahim Haddane, Vice-président de la CEC pour l'Afrique du Nord avec le soutien du Ministère de l'Environnement d'Espagne représenté par Mme. Susana Calvo Roy, Vice-président de la CEC pour la région de la Méditerranée. …  

29 Jun 2010 | News story

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New Short Film on Europe's Zoos and Aquariums

EAZA, representing more than 300 of Europe’s best zoos and aquariums, has released a short film highlighting the in situ conservation work done by its members. Zoos have knowledge and expertise that’s crucial in the fight to save biodiversity. From CEC member Eoghan O’Sullivan, Communications and Membership Manager, EAZA. …  

29 Jun 2010 | News story

Commonwealth Climate Change Communication Conference

Commonwealth Climate Change Communication Conference

The “Commonwealth Climate Change Communication Conference” (C5) will be held in London, UK, 24-26 November 2010. Expressions of interest to attend the event are now being invited. Shared with CEC members by Prof. Walter Leal. …  

29 Jun 2010 | News story

Youth Awareness Environmental Forum (YAEF/Nepal)

YEAF for Youth Celebrates World Environment Day

Youth Awareness Environmental Forum (YAEF/Nepal) is a community based non-profit media membership organization. CEC member Dr. Astaman Kisee Maharjan shares this report of YAEF's activities to mark World Environment Day in 2010. …  

29 Jun 2010 | News story

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