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IUCN World Parks Congress, Sydney 2014

¿Quiere participar en el Congreso Mundial de Parques?

El Comité Organizador del evento informa que se extendió el plazo para solicitar apoyo financiero hasta el próximo 30 de abril. Esto incluye gastos de viaje específicos y cuotas de inscripción al congreso para participantes elegibles provenientes de países en desarrollo de acuerdo con la lista del Banco Mundial (link http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-classifications/country-and-lending-groups ), representantes indígenas y de comunidades locales.   …  

10 Apr 2014 | News story

Estepa patagónica. Área Natural Protegida Cuchillo-Curá. Argentina.

UICN afina la Lista Verde de Áreas Protegidas

 La UICN viene trabajando en la preparación de la Lista Verde de Áreas Protegidas, herramienta que reconoce los logros y el trabajo de conservación de las distintas áreas protegidas en el mundo. …  

10 Apr 2014 | News story

Expert Panel Visit to Holcim site in Costa Rica

Helping business understand biodiversity management

Today the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released a new guide that aims to expand business understanding and use of biodiversity information to help manage their environmental impact. …  

10 Apr 2014 | News story

Qatar workshop

Building Capacities in Conservation of Biodiversity and Ecosystems

Qatar University hosted an International Training Workshop on Conservation of Biodiversity and Ecosystem on the 24th of March 2014. This workshop is organized by IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM), West Asia Region and the college of Arts and Sciences in Qatar University.  …  

09 Apr 2014 | Article

Parque Nacional Yasuní, Ecuador.

Segundo Diálogo Internacional de Quito del CDB sobre Finanzas para la Conservación de la Biodiversidad

 Con el objetivo de apoyar a las Decisiones del Convenio de Diversidad Biológica (CDB) relacionadas con la estrategia de movilización de recursos financieros para la conservación de la biodiversidad, incluidas las Metas de Aichi relacionadas, participantes de más de cuarenta países y cerca de veinte organizaciones inter-gubernamentales y de la sociedad civil se reunirán en Quito del 9 al 12 de abril del presente. …  

08 Apr 2014 | News story

Photo de famille

De nouveaux partenaires pour la conservation de la biodiversité du complexe WAP

Les élus des communes et les organisations de la société civile de la périphérie du complexe WAP s’engagent pour la conservation de la biodiversité du complexe des parcs nationaux du W, de l’Arly et de la Pendjari (WAP) à travers le projet « Amélioration de la gestion territoriale communale et intercommunale des ressources naturelles dans les communes riveraines du complexe WAP » le dont le lancement a eu lieu le 1er avril 2014 à Niamey. …  

08 Apr 2014 | News story

SOS Save Our Species, West African Manatee, Lucy Diagne

Manatee hunters turned fish-keepers

The West African Manatee (Trichechus senegalensis) is the least studied mammal in Africa despite having a range larger than the United States: encompassing 21 African countries. At the same time, it faces serious threats from hunting and accidental capture in fishing nets. …  

07 Apr 2014 | News story

Inaugural session of the regional workshop to identify EBSAs in the Mediterranean.

How to protect Mediterranean marine biodiversity beyond national jurisdiction

The need to increase protection for oceans is urgent, not only to fulfill international commitments, but to alleviate the increasing degradation of marine ecosystems. To this end, the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the Mediterranean Action Plan – United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP-MAP) have organised, from 7-11 April in Malaga (Spain), a Mediterranean regional workshop to facilitate the description of ecologically or biologically significant marine areas (EBSAs). …   | French | Spanish

07 Apr 2014 | News story

See the Difference You Can Make, Take Part in Earth Hour Celebration

The total energy used by all of human civilization increases year after year. It involves all energy harnessed from every energy source we use, applied towards humanity's efforts across every industrial and technological sector, across every country.  …  

07 Apr 2014 | Article

Schisandra fruit

Better and better

An award-winning project involving the sustainable collection of a medicinal plant by village cooperatives in protected panda habitat in central China is bringing benefits for people, wildlife and business alike …  

07 Apr 2014 | Article

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