Eastern and Southern Africa

The countries of eastern and southern Africa host a vast variety and abundance of the world’s biological and natural resources, including 7 of the world’s biodiversity hotspots.


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  • Is nature a viable solution for disaster risk reduction in Africa?


    Increasing challenges with disasters are linked to environmental degradation but yet are not always recognized as an environmental emergency. The 6th Africa Regional Platform and 5th High Level Meeting on disaster risk reduction held in Mauritius on 22-25...

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    Andrea Athanas: On Inclusive Green Growth


    November 2016 - Andrea’s programme design and fundraising role with AWF (the SUSTAIN partner leading on implementation in the Ihemi-Kilombero cluster, Tanzania) helps bring the theory of inclusive green growth (IGG) into practical projects in the field....

  • Introducing the Regional Councillors IUCN Africa Statutory Region


    Members of IUCN attended the World Conservation Congress that was held in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1-10 September 2016. In accordance with the provisions of the IUCN Statutes, the members elected new members of the IUCN Council for the period 2017 – 2020. Four...

Last updated - Fri, 9 Dec 2016
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