Noviembre

Kelvin Passfield - Marine Programme Officer, Oceania Regional Office

IUCN Marine Programme in Oceania Ramps Up

The recruitment of a marine programme officer at IUCN’s Oceania Regional Office in Suva, promises to boost the organisation’s input to marine conservation activities in the region. Kelvin Passfield, who commenced work at the Suva-based office in August this year, brings with him extensive experience in the management of fisheries from throughout the Asia and Pacific region. …  

13 Nov 2008 | News story

LUTHER WILLIAMSON

Joburg agency seeks to plant a million trees in five years

Managing agency for cemeteries, parks and environmental conservation Johannesburg City Parks MD Luther Williamson says that the agency aims to plant one-million trees in the next five years. …  

12 Nov 2008 | News story

A Halong Bay site visit illustrates climate change issues in Viet Nam

IUCN VN hỗ trợ lớp tập huấn khu vực về thay đổi khí hậu

Các quan chức chính phủ và các chuyên gia về khí hậu từ 11 quốc gia châu Á đã tập hợp tại Hà Nội trong tuần từ 27/10/2008 theo chương trình tập huấn do IUCN hỗ trợ về những tác động của thay đổi khí hậu và những giải pháp. …  

07 Nov 2008 | News story

A Truong Thanh furniture factory tour showed a company adapting to international timber standards

IUCN VN giúp khu vực tư nhân sẵn sàng cho những thay đổi trong ngành gỗ

IUCN VN đã tổ chức một cuộc tọa đàm trong tháng 10 để thông báo cho các thành viên của ngành chế biến gỗ của Việt Nam về những thay đổi trong quy chế thị trường quốc tế và hỗ trợ họ trong việc đưa ra những cách thức để tuân thủ. …  

07 Nov 2008 | News story

A Halong Bay site visit illustrates climate change issues in Viet Nam

IUCN VN Supports Regional Climate Change Training Course

Government officials and other climate experts from seven Asian nations gathered in Hanoi during the week of Oct. 27 for an IUCN-supported training programme on climate change impacts and solutions. …  

07 Nov 2008 | News story

Fiji’s interim Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama with Taholo Kami, Director for the IUCN Oceania Regional Office.

IUCN gets specific in Pacific – Fiji office approved

IUCN was officially recognised as an international organization in Fiji on Thursday, November 6. …  

07 Nov 2008 | News story

A Truong Thanh furniture factory tour showed a company adapting to international timber standards

IUCN VN Readies the Private Sector for Timber Industry Changes

IUCN VN organized a round table meeting in October to inform members of Viet Nam’s wood-processing industry of changing international market regulations and to support them in devising ways to comply. …  

07 Nov 2008 | News story

IUCN Intern Wins National Geographic Grant

The USA Multilateral Office in Washington D.C. is proud to announce that one of its young interns, Niyang Shen, has been awarded the prestigious Youth's Explorer Grant from the National Geographic.
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06 Nov 2008 | News story

IUCN

Presentation and Discussion of the Draft Management Plan for Ktsia-Tabatskuri Managed Reserve

The IUCN Programme Office for the Southern Caucasus kindly invites all interested stakeholders to the presentation and discussion of the draft management plan for Ktsia-Tabatskuri Managed Reserve. 

06 Nov 2008 | News story

A woman and children crossing the river at the border between Ghana and Burkina Faso.

Crossing water borders

How should countries that share rivers manage water resources? That’s the topic of the latest title in the IUCN Water and Nature Toolkit Series.
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06 Nov 2008 | News story