Noticias

Photo de groupe. Atelier d'Ifrane. Projet PPI-OSCAN

Renforcement des capacités pour l’élaboration des projets de conservation de la nature en Afrique du Nord

Les 15 Organisations de la Société Civile (OSC) présélectionnées en Maroc pour passer à la 2ème phase du Programme des Petites initiatives pour les Organisations de la Société Civile d’Afrique du Nord (PPI-OSCAN) ont participé dans un atelier organisé par le Centre de Coopération pour la Méditerranée de l’UICN, qui a eu pour but renforcer ses capacités sur l'élaboration des projets. …  

31 Mar 2015 | News story

Ainsi, la ZMPV participe en droit de la Mer à la protection d'un site dont la conservation mobilise des outils juridiques de nature variée.

El Santuario Pelagos para los mamíferos marinos se merece algo mejor

Asociaciones ambientales mediterráneas han hecho una llamada de atención a los gobiernos de Francia, Italia y Principado de Mónaco para proteger mejor el Santuario de Pelagos. Se trata del área protegida más grande en el Mar Mediterráneo, creada en 1999 para proteger a los mamíferos marinos. Esta área cubre casi el 4% del Mediterráneo y es el hogar de muchas especies emblemáticas como el rorcual común, cachalotes y diferente especies de delfines.   …   | English | French

24 Mar 2015 | News story

Little Sydney

“Little Sydney” Conference registration is open

IUCN, along with the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA), have now opened registration for the “Little Sydney: Protecting Nature in Europe” Conference, the biggest European protected areas event of the year, scheduled to run May 28-31 in Hainburg, Austria. …  

19 Mar 2015 | News story

The Race For Water Odyssey to create the first ever inventory of plastic pollution in the ocean set off from Bordeaux, France.

Race against oceans of plastic

A unique sailing expedition to create the first ever inventory of plastic pollution across the most polluted ocean areas set off yesterday from Bordeaux, France. …  

16 Mar 2015 | News story

Azraq Wetland - Jordan

Environmental interpretation training for Mediterranean protected areas

Tourism is becoming a way of increasing the financial resources of protected areas and improving their administrative capacity. To manage the impact of tourists in protected areas is necessary to use tools to establish communication between the natural and cultural element we wish to protect and the visitors. In this light, Environmental Interpretation is one of the most successful ways of forming conservationist awareness in the last decade. …  

13 Mar 2015 | News story

Image for the IV Mediterranean Forest Week

The role of nature tourism to debate in the IV Mediterranean Forest Week

In a bid to provide a solid common regional platform for cooperation and foster dialogue between the Mediterranean forest research community, policy-makers and relevant stakeholders, the IV Mediterranean Forest Week is organised this year in Barcelona, from 17 to 20 March, with the support of the Spanish Government, the regional government of Catalonia, FAO, and Forest Europe. …  

13 Mar 2015 | News story

Garba Tula drylands project, Kenya

Pastoralism provides crucial services to humanity, can support green economy transition

Better management of neglected sector would boost water regulation and biodiversity and sequester up to 9.8 per cent of anthropogenic carbon emissions …   | French

09 Mar 2015 | News story

Sunda pangolin (Manis javanica)

Wildlife crime - it’s everyone’s challenge

Statement by IUCN Director General, Inger Andersen on World Wildlife Day. …  

03 Mar 2015 | Article

Praderas de Posidonia en el parque natural de Cabo de Gata (Almería, España)

UICN presenta una Biblioteca Virtual de praderas marinas en el litoral andaluz

El Centro de Cooperación del Mediterráneo de UICN presenta una Bliblioteca Virtual sobre las praderas marinas en el litoral andaluz. Está dirigida principalmente a gestores y responsables públicos asi como empresas privadas interesadas en praderas marinas y en valorar el efecto que algunas actuaciones en el litoral puedan tener sobre estos importantes enclaves, particularmente de Posidonia oceanica, clasificada por la Directiva Hábitats de la Unión Europea como “hábitat prioritario”, por su importancia comunitaria. …  

25 Feb 2015 | Article

The flowers bloom in Gran Paradiso National Park

Italy's secret wilderness

With the excitement still in the air following the launch of the Green List of Protected Areas (GLPA) at the IUCN World Parks Congress 2014, one of the first European sites to make the list - Italy's Gran Paradiso National Park - is already preparing for a brighter future. …  

24 Feb 2015 | Article

  • Malaga, 22 - 25 November 2010

    Malaga, 22 - 25 November 2010

    Fotografía: IUCN-Med