Details of Margallah Tunnel Project be made public, urges civil society

A special meeting of the NGOs and Islamabad-based civil society members of IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, Pakistan National Committee (PNC), was held in Islamabad today to discuss the environmental impact of the Margallah Hills Tunnel Project. …  

04 Oct 2013 | International news release


IUCN CEC October E-News

The CEC Chair launches a CEC logo design contest, Frogleaps launches a storytelling e-course and dozens of CEC members share their latest news.  …  

04 Oct 2013 | News story

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Invasive Alien Species catch Europe’s attention

The latest issue of the IUCN European Newsletter sheds light on the impacts and threats which Invasive Alien Species (IAS) pose to Europe’s biodiversity and economy and presents the latest policy development in this area. …  

04 Oct 2013 | News story
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SOS, Pygmy Hog

Pygmy Hog Conservation: Hunting for genetic diversity in the long grass of Assam

To save the Pygmy Hog species first you have to catch a Pygmy Hog, or two. But quite how one captures such a shy, diminutive animal – India’s most threatened mammal - is partly science, partly experience and a lot of luck. So the successful capture of 3 wild hogs in March 2013 represented an important if small contribution to the captive breeding gene pool. …  

04 Oct 2013 | News story

Burkina Faso - Forum National des ONG

BURKINA FASO: La contribution des ONG locales à la conservation des ressources naturelles discutée lors d’un forum national

Co-organisé par divers programmes d’appui à la société civile environnementale au Burkina Faso (le Programme de Petites Initiatives (PPI), le projet de gestion des Territoires de Conservation (TC), tous deux financés par le FFEM et mis en œuvre par l’UICN-PACO, …  

04 Oct 2013 | Article

We enable the global community to effectively communicate and use knowledge to create positive conservation change.

Contest - Design a new logo for IUCN CEC

You are invited to design a logo expressing a love for nature, postive change and people-to-people networking. This is an exciting opportunity to brand our IUCN Commission for the future. …  

04 Oct 2013 | News story

Frogleaps helps professionals achieve green change by providing free e-learning courses.

Announcing the new Frogleaps storytelling e-course

Frogleaps helps professionals achieve green change by providing free e-learning courses. The newest course on storytelling is now available online: www.frogleaps.org.   …  

04 Oct 2013 | Article


Latest review of science reveals ocean in critical state

An international panel of marine scientists, including IUCN experts, is demanding urgent remedies to halt ocean degradation based on findings that the rate, speed and impacts of change in the global ocean are greater, faster and more imminent than previously thought. …   | Dutch

03 Oct 2013 | News story

Séminaire régional sous le thème «L’écotourisme dans le Parc national d’Ifrane» organisé le 27 de septembre 2013 à Ifrane.

Programme éducatif d’écotourisme sur la biodiversité aquatique et piscicole dans la région du Moyen Atlas au Maroc

L’Association Marocaine pour l’Ecotourisme et la Protection de la Nature (AMEPN), Membre de l'UICN, a lancé le projet "Valorisation écotouristique de la biodiversité piscicole et aquacole pour la contribution à la préservation des ressources en eau du Moyen Atlas : cas des parcs nationaux d’Ifrane et du Haut Atlas Oriental’’. …  

03 Oct 2013 | News story

Luc Bas

Editorial: Luc Bas

 Dear Members, Dear Readers, …  

03 Oct 2013 | Article
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