Call for Nominations/Expressions of Interest for Regional Vice Chair(s) for CEESP in West Asia
The Chairs of CEESP seek nominations/expressions of interest for the position of Regional Vice Chair in West Asia. Candidates for the Regional...
Regional Vice Chair(s) provide leadership and guide the development and implementation of CEESP’s work within their region. They also promote the establishment of regionally based specialist...
Lands of hope: Nature-based solutions to land degradation
Land degradation touches almost one third of all land on the planet, affecting 1.5 billion people. On World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought...
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People by the sea
sustainable fisheries management for improved livelihood of the coastal fishing community in Tyre Caza, south Lebanon
IUCN supports Oman government in the preservation of the Daymaniyat Islands ecological integrity
In June 2016, the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs of the Sultanate of Oman contacted IUCN for the undertaking of a survey of the...
The IUCN regional office for West Asia and the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation, in collaboration with international regional and national experts, participated in a 10 days...
Take part in the WATER SUM drawing competition!
The WATER SUM project team is pleased to announce the drawing competition “Water, Growth and Stability”, which will be held in Jordan and Tunisia...
This competition is organised within the project “Sustainable Use of Transboundary Water Resources and Water Security Management” (WATER SUM), which is funded by the Government of Sweden and...
الاتحاد الدولي لحماية الطبيعة يشارك الحكومة العمانية في صون وحماية النظم البيئية في جزر الديمانيات ووضع تصور مستقبلي للاستثمار المستدام
في يونيو 2016، تواصلت وزارة البيئة والشؤون المناخية في سلطنة عمان مع الاتحاد الدولي لحماية الطبيعة لإجراء مسوحات للتنوع البيولوجى لجزر الديمانيات في...
بتاريخ 18 أكتوبر، 2016 ولمدة عشر أيام شارك الاتحاد الدولي لحماية الطبيعة، المكتب الإقليمي لغرب آسيا والمكتب التعاوني المتوسطي بالتعاون مع خبراء على المستوى الإقليمي والوطني والدولي في عمل مسوحات (...
The IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) covers the region of West Asia including the countries of Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Palestine, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE...
World Heritage Programme
Tabe’a initiative & activities coordinates IUCN’s work on the UNESCO World Heritage Convention in the Arab States region and under close collaboration with the IUCN Global World Heritage...
Economic Valuation of Rangeland Ecosystem Services & Degradation
Jordan was selected as one of three country sites where this global project will be implemented; namely Mali and Sudan. The three-year-project, which is implemented by IUCN Regional Office for West...
Mainstreaming Biodiversity in the Sylvo-pastoral and Rangeland Landscapes in Al Sharah
Jordan was selected to implement a project, which is implemented by IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) and funded by The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and in...
Mediterranean Experience of Eco-Tourism (MEET)
Jordan was selected as one of ten country sites where this strategic project will be implemented; namely Italy, France, Spain, Lebanon, Egypt, Malta, Cyprus, Greece and Tunisia. The three-year-...
Mainstreaming Sustainable Land Management Practices
Rewarding ecosystems, rewarding people Jordan was selected to implement a six-year-project, which is implemented by IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) and funded by the Global Environmental...
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