Focus on... A Rocha: Conservation in the Mediterranean Biodiversity Hotspot

10 July 2007 | News story

A Rocha is an international conservation organisation, with a Christian basis, working in 16 countries. Within the Mediterranean, it has over 40 years of combined experience in nature conservation in Portugal , France and Lebanon.

Earlier this year, it launched a Mediterranean Programme as a specific contribution to Countdown 2010, aiming to reverse biodiversity decline at key sites across this bioregion.