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Clean water for São Paulo

King Hassan II Great World Water Prize

The King Hassan II Great World Water Prize is an international award jointly established by the Government of Morocco and the World Water Council. The theme for the 2012 Prize is 'Cooperation and Solidarity in the fields of management and development in water resources.' …  

06 May 2011 | News story

B@B

Business Partnerships Key for Biodiversity

The EU Business @ Biodiversity Platform has been recognised in the recently adopted EU Biodiversity Strategy as a key partnership which will support its implementation: “The Commission will further develop the Platform and encourage greater cooperation between businesses in Europe, including SMEs, and links to national and global initiatives”.  The Platform is led by IUCN Europe. …  

05 May 2011 | News story

Ameer Abdulla with a Hawksbill Turtle working on a marine survey examining the damage caused by tsunami in the Indian Ocean

Forgotten seascapes and marine tragedies

Dr Ameer Abdulla’s passion for the sea knows no limits. He works in the most isolated places where political instability and lack of security contrast with the thriving diversity and uniqueness of marine life. Working to preserve this incredible beauty and engage local communities in conservation, he continues his fight to make this world ‘a better place’. …  

01 May 2011 | News story

Offshore wind farm

Expanding IUCN’s science engagement for better conservation

IUCN welcomes distinguished scientists from around the world and a wide variety of disciplines to the new IUCN Science Advisory Board. …  

29 Apr 2011 | News story

El director del Centro de Cooperación del Mediterráneo de la UICN, Antonio Troya Panduro; el director general de la Fundación General de la UMA, Francisco Martos, y el director de la Cátedra Unesco de Comunicación de la UMA, Bernardo Díaz Nosty.

Nueva colaboración con UNESCO en UICN-Med

El miércoles 27 de abril a las 12hrs se firmó el acuerdo de colaboración en el edificio Rectorado Universidad de Málaga. …  

27 Apr 2011 | News story

Earth Day 2011

Celebrate Earth Day with a Billion Acts of Green!

IUCN Member, Earth Day Network is calling for unprecedented levels of environmental action to mark Earth Day 2011 today. …  

22 Apr 2011 | News story

Six Senses, Phuket,Thailand

Top ten tips for eco-tourists

With many people starting to plan their annual holidays, IUCN has released a list of top ten tips for tourists who want to visit some of the most beautiful natural sites in the world without damaging the environment. Tips range from choosing eco-hotels and being mindful of your carbon footprint to avoiding buying souvenirs made from Endangered species and making sure you know that what you’re eating isn’t under threat. …  

21 Apr 2011 | News story

La gallineta (Scorpaena notata) se encuentra normalmente en las agrupaciones coralígenas y en hábitats rocosos del litoral. Es un pez sedentario de pequeño tamaño (unos 15 cm). Su aleta dorsal con pinchos es venenosa. La gallineta, abundante en muchos lugares del Mediterráneo y en las aguas cercanas del Atlántico, está clasificada como de Preocupación Menor.

¿Peces en el mar? No por mucho tiempo…

Más de 40 especies de peces marinos que hoy nadan en el Mediterráneo podrían desaparecer en los próximos años. Según el estudio de la Lista Roja de UICN de Especies Amenazadas™ sobre el estado de conservación de los peces marinos en el Mar Mediterráneo, casi la mitad de las especies de tiburones y rayas (peces cartilaginosos) y al menos 12 especies de peces óseos podrían desaparecer debido al exceso de pesca, la degradación de los hábitats marinos y la contaminación. …   | English | French

19 Apr 2011 | News story

Marine fauna, Fish, Endangered species, Red data, Fisheries, Marine protected areas, Mediterranean Sea Sparidae, Labridae, Scombridae Species

Overview of the Conservation Status of the Marine Fishes of the Mediterranean Sea

Compiled by Dania Abdul Malak, Suzanne R. Livingstone, David Pollard, Beth A. Polidoro, Annabelle Cuttelod, Michel Bariche, Murat Bilecenoglu, Kent E. Carpenter, Bruce B. Collette, Patrice Francour, Menachem Goren, Mohamed Hichem Kara, Enric Massutí, Costas Papaconstantinou and Leonardo Tunesi …  

19 Apr 2011 | Downloads - publication

Huascarán, Ecuador

Acting beyond boundaries to address urban water challenge

You cannot optimize water in cities without looking at the natural water basin or catchment areas which are serving them” said Dr Mark Smith, Director of the IUCN Water Programme during a recent workshop at the UN World Water Day conference in Cape Town. …  

30 Mar 2011 | News story
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  • Malaga, 22 - 25 November 2010

    Malaga, 22 - 25 November 2010

    Fotografía: IUCN-Med