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Conservation sans Frontières dans la mer d’Alboran

Al Hoceima a été le point de rencontre de plus de 30 pêcheurs originaires des deux rives de la mer d’Alboran, qui entre le 31 mai et le 1er juin dernier se sont réunis dans le cadre d’un atelier sur la pêche artisanale. Cette réunion a été notamment rendue possible grâce au centre de l’UICN pour la coopération en méditerranée, dans le cadre de son projet POCTEFEX-Alboran, et à travers la collaboration de l’association et membre de l’UICN « AGIR » et de l’association Rif Siglo XXI.  | English | Spanish

06 Jun 2014 | News story

The participants with the CEPF project team, Natural Reserve of Al Mujib

Renforcement de la coopération sud-sud en matière de gestion d’aires protégées

Le projet IUCN-Med/CEPF (Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund) projet#62748# pour la “Promotion de la valeur des zones clés pour la biodiversité à travers l’implication des organisations de la société civile dans leur conservation et gestion en Afrique du Nord” a franchi une nouvelle étape. Dans le cadre de ce projet, un voyage d’études a été organisé du 26 au 31 mai derniers au sein des aires protégées de Jordanie, grâce à la collaboration de la Société Royale pour la Conservation de la Nature (RSCN en anglais) de Jordanie. …   | English

06 Jun 2014 | News story

Largetooth Sawfish (Pristis pristis) in an aquarium

Shark specialists prioritize recovery of world’s largest, most threatened Rays

The Shark Specialist Group (SSG) of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has released a global strategy to prevent extinction and promote recovery of sawfishes, which have been devastated worldwide by overfishing and habitat loss. The strategy is being launched at the Sharks International conference in Durban and coincides with announcements that two West Africa countries -- Guinea and Guinea Bissau -- are proposing the listing of sawfishes under the Convention on Migratory Species in November, which could significantly boost protections. …  

05 Jun 2014 | News story

Fuel economic fuel stove

IUCN joins the drive for sustainable energy for all

This week United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is gathering leaders of government, business and civil society to mobilize investment and action to achieve sustainable energy for all. …  

05 Jun 2014 | News story

Sydney Harbour National Park

L’élite de la conservation se réunit pour le futur de la planète

Experts à la renommée internationale, politiciens, directeurs généraux, activistes ; tous seront réunis à Sydney (Australie) en novembre prochain, pour une série de débats publics organisés à l’occasion du Congrès Mondial des Parcs de l’UICN, édition 2014. …   | English

05 Jun 2014 | News story

The Lagoons of New Caledonia, France

On the frontline – helping island states face up to climate change

Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are at the forefront of climate change — they’re the first to feel the impacts and are among those taking the lead in tackling this ever-growing threat. …  

05 Jun 2014 | News story

IUCN Resolutions and Recommendations Platform

IUCN launches Resolutions and Recommendations Platform

IUCN Resolutions and Recommendations are now more accessible and easier to search than ever with the new IUCN Resolutions and Recommendations Platform. The Platform, available online in English, French and Spanish, gives an opportunity to explore IUCN Resolutions and Recommendations that have shaped the global conservation agenda and the Union’s policy on important issues over the past 65 years.
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05 Jun 2014 | News story

Shouf Biosphere Reserve

Our Members in News: Al Shouf Cedar Society Will Launch A Reforestation Initiative

The blossoms of the hot summer bloom in our Shouf region to nourish the Shouf Biosphere Reserve with serious of events that will be launched with the restoration event in June 5, 2014 in Byblos Bank Headquarter, Ashrafieh under the title: “Byblos bank - Shouf Biosphere Reserve, Bio – Corridor, Reforestation Initiative” …  

02 Jun 2014 | Article

The Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan

Our members in News: JREDS Celebrates the Closing of Water Young Reporters Project

 The Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan “JREDS” closed its project “Water Young Reporters” on Thursday 22nd 2014 in a ceremony held under the patronage of H.E Basem Telafah, General Secretary of Ministry of water and Allegation. …  

01 Jun 2014 | Article

Mangrove Finch, SOS - Save Our Species, CDF

World First! Captive-bred Mangrove finches released into natural habitat

With the release of 15 captive bred Critically Endangered Mangrove finches we are delighted to report a world first from SOS Grantee and IUCN Member, The Charles Darwin Foundation (CDF). Today in collaboration with its implementing partners, the Ecuadorian Ministry of Environment through the Galapagos National Park Directorate (GNPD) and San Diego Zoo Global (SDZG), CDF are celebrating the release into the forest habitat on Isabela Island, Galapagos, Ecuador. Time will tell how the birds fare.   …  

30 May 2014 | News story