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The Mediterranean is characterised by a high diversity of species and ecosystems, highly productive lands and seas, a moderate climate, as well as a particular landscape and harmony between man and nature. Among the problems affecting the region are the rapid urbanisation of coastal zones, thus reducing the extent of natural areas; the modification of coastal landscapes; the increasing conflicts between the uses of land, water and other natural resources; the increasing loss of soil due to erosion, and the scarcity of water.

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Cartel del concurso de Microrrelatos - Día Mundial de Medio Ambiente

El Ayuntamiento de Málaga y UICN promueven un concurso de microrrelatos para celebrar el Día Mundial del Medio Ambiente

El Ayuntamiento de Málaga y el Centro de Cooperación del Mediterráneo de la Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (UICN) organizan la 1º Edición del concurso de microrrelatos dentro del conjunto de actividades programadas por la ciudad de Málaga para celebrar el Día Mundial del Medioambiente 2015, el próximo 5 de junio. …  

22 May 2015 | News story

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IUCN Welcomes 15 new Members

The IUCN Council has admitted 15 new Members to IUCN  | French | Spanish | Spanish

13 May 2015 | Article

The MEET project presentation at the Midterm Conference in Lebanon (April 2015)

MEET catalogue: Building ecotourism destinations in Mediterranean protected areas

During one month, from 16 February to 22 March, 11 workshops and field trips in 8 countries were jointly organised by the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation and the IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) in the framework of the activities of the Mediterranean Experience of Eco-Tourism Network (MEET). The MEET project, a three-year project funded by European Union (ENPI-CBC Mediterranean Programme 2007-2013), aims at exploring an innovative model of ecotourism for protected areas in the Mediterranean. …  

12 May 2015 | News story

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Challenges and opportunities for Mediterranean marinescape, Piraeus (Greece) on 26-27 May 2015

What are the current and future threats, challenges and opportunities for Mediterranean marinescapes and coastal landscapes? This year’s Marinescape Forum, which will be held in Piraeus (Greece) on 26-27 May 2015, will attempt to answer these and many other questions by fostering a dialogue between regional and national, civil and institutional stakeholders from Europe and the Mediterranean. The IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation will participate in these debates presenting its marine programme and its activities to foster marine protected areas. …  

19 May 2015 | Event

Fagonia Garden in Egypt.

Egypt will host the IUCN North Africa Conservation Forum, 4-6 October 2015, Cairo (Egypt)

Egypt will be hosting the upcoming IUCN North Africa Conservation Forum which will be held in Cairo from 4 to 6 October 2015. The event will be organized jointly by the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation and the Arab Office for Youth and Environment (AOYE), IUCN members NGO in Egypt.  …  

14 May 2015 | Event

Portada de la web de la II Feria Internacional de Aves

II Feria Internacional de la Aves de Doñana, 17 -19 Abril 2015

La Feria Internacional de las Aves vuelve a repetir este año como punto de encuentro de ornitólogos aficionados y profesionales que participarán en diversos talleres y visitas guiadas en el entorno de Doñana los días 17 y 19 de abril, en plena explosión primaveral. …  

28 Mar 2015 | Event

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