March

Une aire protégée du Togo

24 et 25 avril 2008, evaluation des aires protégées du Togo

L’évaluation des aires protégées du Togo a été effectuée lors d’un atelier de deux jours, les 24 et 25 avril 2008, qui a réuni les gestionnaires des réserves de l’ensemble du pays. L’atelier a été conduit à la demande de la direction de la faune et de la chasse (DFC), rattachée au ministère de l’environnement et des Ressources Forestières (METRF) avec une équipe de «pairs », venus du Bénin et de la Côte d’Ivoire. …  

20 Mar 2009 | News story
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News from Council

The new Council of IUCN elected at the Barcelona Congress met for the first time in February 2009. The Council, among others, elected four IUCN Vice-Presidents and appointed four additional Councillors. …   | French | Spanish

20 Mar 2009 | News story

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT

Join a global environmental action …   | French | Spanish

20 Mar 2009 | News story

Rule - WANI Toolkit

5th World Water Forum: IUCN at the World Water Forum - Friday, March 20, 2009

 Two-thirds of the World's population will face water shortages by 2025. The World Water Forum, held in Istanbul, Turkey, from 16 to 22 March, gathers more than 25,000 experts to find sustainable solutions to the water challenges the World faces. IUCN urges policy-makers at the forum to do more to protect the natural environment and make better use of the services nature offers for development and human security. Rivers and wetlands deliver vital services for people, such as clean drinking water, energy and healthy and sustainable livelihoods. Investing in good water governance is critical for a sustainable water future, both for countries themselves and the 260 river basins that cross borders. …  

20 Mar 2009 | News story
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Dugong

Help an IUCN member!

The Save the Dugong Campaign Center, a Japanese NGO, member of IUCN, is appealing to the world for signing an online petition for an immediate implementation of Resolution 4.022.   …  

19 Mar 2009 | News story

Councillors and Commissions, 28-29 January (Malaga)

Enhancing engagement of IUCN-Med with councillors and commissions

On 28 and 29 January, a meeting was held by the IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation in the aim of “enhancing engagement of IUCN-Med with councillors and commissions". The meeting, which took place at the Civic Centre in Malaga, was opened by Regional Councillor for the Environment of the Andalusian Government, Cinta Castillo.  | French | Spanish

19 Mar 2009 | News story

Experts worked collaboratively to devise the Ha Long Bay GRP.

Oil Spill Geographic Response Plan Developed for Quang Ninh and Hai Phong

Fifty-five sea administrators and experts on environmental resource management, and on marine commerce and access issues convened at an IUCN-supported training workshop in Ha Long Bay 9 -13 March to develop a geographic response plan to oil spill risks for the sea and coastal areas bordering Quang Ninh and Hai Phong. …   | Vietnamese

19 Mar 2009 | News story
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Compartir el agua, promover la paz - UICN

UICN presente en el Foro Mundial del Agua. Estambul, Turquía - 16 al 22 de marzo de 2009 …  

18 Mar 2009 | News story
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Some of the Participants in Maputo advocacy meeting

IUCN Mozambique Hosts Advocacy Workshop

Landscapes and Livelihoods Strategy (LLS) and The World Initiative on Sustainable pastoralism (WISP) organized a workshop recently in Maputo, Mozambique, to discuss ways of strengthening their advocacy activities. The three-day workshop, which drew participants from 8 countries, covered topics which included political analysis, multi-stakeholder dialogue, barrier analysis and communication, and how they can be applied in advocacy work to enhance impact. …  

18 Mar 2009 | News story
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Gender makes a difference in water management

Women have considerable knowledge about water resources, including water quality and reliability, and are key to the success of water resources development and protection, according to IUCN. …  

18 Mar 2009 | News story