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Custodios de semillas macizo Colombiano

Señales del clima: una lectura desde los investigadores locales del Macizo Colombiano y los páramos de Guerrero y Chingaza

Las comunidades del páramo colombiano comparten sus experiencias y conocimientos de adaptación a los efectos del cambio climatico
Artículo preparado por Adriana Vasquez,de Tropenbos Internacional Colombia, socio implementador del proyecto “Comunidades de los Páramos”de la UICN.   …  

23 Jul 2014 | News story

Amazonía peruana, 2012.

Panamericanos Verdes para América del Sur

Con el anuncio de que Lima será la sede de los Juegos Panamericanos del año 2019, el Comité Olímpico Peruano se planteó el reto de controlar y minimizar los impactos ambientales que se originen por este evento. José Quiñones Gonzalez, Presidente de la institución, y Víctor Inchausty, Director Regional de UICN-Sur, firmarán un Memorando de Entendimiento el próximo 25 de julio para avanzar con este desafío. El documento será firmado en el Ministerio del Ambiente, con la presencia de Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, Ministro de esta cartera, que apoya la iniciativa y que actuará como fiscalizadora del cumplimiento del memorando.  …  

23 Jul 2014 | News story

The Resisters, Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, Australia

World Heritage and the IUCN Green List of Protected Areas

IUCN’s work on World Heritage can support the Green List of Protected Areas in very concrete ways, in particular through the new  IUCN World Heritage Outlook. This is the first global assessment of natural World Heritage, providing IUCN’s analysis of the conservation prospects for all 228 natural World Heritage sites. The potential for a strong and positive relationship between the Green List and the Outlook is very high. …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

Conservation Assured|Tiger Standard (CA|TS): A Multifunctional Tool

MKS Pasha*, Sue Stolton** & Mike Baltzer****CA|TS Manager, WWF Tigers Alive Initiative, Selangor, Malaysia** Equilibrium Research, Bristol, UK***Leader, WWF Tigers Alive Initiative, Selangor, Malaysia …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article


Our Members in the News: “Experiencing” the Ecotourism in the Mediterranean Protected Areas

The Shouf Biosphere Reserve is a partner responsible for the communication part in a Mediterranean project: “MEET ‐ Mediterranean Experience of Eco‐Tourism”, which is a 3‐year long project funded by ENPI‐CBC Mediterranean Basin 2007‐2013 Programme. …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

Kenya meeting, June 2014

Making the Green List Happen: a roundtable in Kenya, June 2014

The pilot Reference Groups (RGs) for the developing IUCN Green List of Protected Areas are spread across four continents, meaning that the internet and Skype have been very important collaboration tools for the past two years. There is however, no substitute for getting together to talk in more depth through the challenging issues we face, and to find common solutions. …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

The Green Turtle caught in Gio Hai is released to the sea in good health status

The Coexistence of the Nesting Green Sea Turtle and Touristic Activity in Tyre

 The southern sites of the Lebanese coast (Tyre Coast Nature Reserve, Abbassieh and Al Manssouri) are important nationally and regionally for the endangered green and loggerhead turtles. …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

Montague Island Nature Reserve, Australia

Green List of Protected Areas - From idea to reality

Prof Marc Hockings, Queensland University, Australia …  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

Work shop

Nature and Heritage Interpretation Workshop

Fifteen conservation organizations developing or engaged in ecotourism businesses in Sri Lanka came together, in late June 2014, to learn the key elements in nature and heritage interpretation. The training, offered by IUCN SL in collaboration with Kuoni, the Swiss travel company, and Whittall Boustead, the local agents for Kuoni, provided participants with practical skills in this important field. …  

23 Jul 2014 | News story

The IUCN information booth at the AMCDRR Market Place

The Bangkok Declaration 2014: Committing to Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

Hosted by the Royal Thai Government, the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) was held in Bangkok from 22-26 June 2014, with the theme “Promoting Investments for Resilient Nations and Communities”. The objective was to assure a commitment to DRR from all participating stakeholders; ranging from national governments to civil society and international organisations. During this Conference, IUCN led a side-event and had an information booth.  

23 Jul 2014 | Article

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