Nouvelles des Membres et pour les Membres

Green business

How to help business become greener?

The impact of the private sector on the environment can be very detrimental. Getting companies on board with conservation organisations is crucial to try and reduce this impact and improve the status of species and habitats in Europe. A number of initiatives have been developed to help businesses become greener. A comprehensive European accreditation scheme for companies is now being discussed. …  

04 Nov 2011 | News story

Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Medio Rural y Marino

El MARM y la UICN firman un convenio para el desarrollo del Programa Mediterráneo

El objetivo del Convenio es desarrollar las medidas previstas en la Ley de Patrimonio Natural y de la Biodiversidad y en el recién aprobado Plan Estratégico …  

03 Nov 2011 | News story

Flooding in Ayuttaya, Thailand Oct 23 2011

Thai Floods

As the floods in Thailand reach record levels, they are causing unprecedented damage to human lives, property and the natural environment. …  

03 Nov 2011 | News story

King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus)

Protéger davantage les territoires de l’outre-mer européen

Les grenouilles géantes de la montagne, l’île aux 25 millions d’oiseaux et une forêt tropicale de la taille du Portugal sont de plus en plus menacés par les impacts du changement climatique et ont besoin d’une protection accrue, selon un nouveau rapport publié par l’UICN (Union internationale pour la conservation de la nature). …   | English | Spanish

02 Nov 2011 | News story

Mangrove replanting, Thailand

Floods in Thailand – interview partners available

As the floods in Thailand have reached record levels, they leave behind a trail of destruction to people, infrastructure and the environment. …  

31 Oct 2011 | News story

Cover of arborvitae Issue 44

arborvitae Issue 44 - Forests: a legal challenge

  • Where there is no title: Security of tenure is neither a sufficient nor a necessary condition for trust and confidence about future benefits.
  • Feature: Customary laws can have a significant influence on access to – and use of – land and forests in many countries.
  • Tigers or tribals: The rules set down in the law certainly fall short of expectations and make its implementation difficult.
 

31 Oct 2011 | Downloads - publication

Eastern Sucker-footed Bat Myzopoda Aurita, endemic to Madagascar

Swooping out of sight: Bats in need of greater protection

Nocturnal, furry and known for their spooky reputation around Halloween, bats are not only the mysterious mammals that haunt the dark; they are also an important part of nature and in need of greater protection. According to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™, 20% of bats are threatened. …  

28 Oct 2011 | News story

Informe UICN 2009

UICN celebra sus 20 años en América del Sur

Compartimos nuestra alegría por los 20 años de apertura de la oficina regional para América del Sur de la UICN. Han sido años retadores, de innumerables aprendizajes pero sobre todo de un fortalecimiento de nuestra red en la región. …   | English

27 Oct 2011 | News story
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Union Pulse : Prochain arrêt : Jeju!

Les onze Forums régionaux de la nature sont à présent terminés. Cette très intense série de réunions a débuté avec le Forum de Koweït pour les Membres d'Asie occidentale en mai, et s'est achevée en octobre avec la réunion de Santo Domingo pour les Membres du Mexique, d'Amérique centrale et des Caraïbes, et celle de Rabat pour les Membres d'Afrique du Nord. …   | English | Spanish

27 Oct 2011 | News story

Creating change through video and the art of storytelling

What if we change? Launching an interactive documentary

This coming Wednesday, IUCN Netherlands lauches the campaign "What if we change?" Imke Gilsing invites CEC members to view the video clip and learn more about this documentary project.  …  

24 Oct 2011 | News story