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IUCN welcomes 11 new members in the Mediterranean

 The IUCN Council has just validated the decision taken by its Bureau on 29 January and 13th April and 2016 to approve the admission of 48 new Members. Eleven of them belong to the Mediterranean region. The IUCN Centre for Mediterranean Cooperation warmly welcomes these new Members in the Mediterranean region. …  

28 Apr 2016 | Article

Jebel Bou Naceur

Démarrage d’un processus participatif pour améliorer la gestion de Jebel Bou Naceur au Maroc

Dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du projet de coopération relatif à la « Conservation de la flore et des habitats naturels avec les populations locales dans le sud et l'est du bassin méditerranéen (IPAMed)» une visite de la Zone Importante pour les Plantes (ZIP) de Jebel Bou Naceur a été organisée du 5 au 7 avril 2016 au Maroc.  …  

26 Apr 2016 | Article

Key Figures 2014/2015 (1)

IUCN-Med’s 2014-2015 Biennial Report now available

 The document provides an overview of IUCN-Med's main projects and achievements in the Mediterranean during the last two years. …   | French | Spanish

12 Apr 2016 | News story

Newsletter IPAMed

Spring 2016 IPAMed Network Newsletter Release

We recently published the second and revamped issue of the IUCN-Plantlife IPAMed Network Newsletter.  …  

11 Apr 2016 | Article

Cartel del Día Meteorológico Mundial 2016

Más cálido, más seco y más húmedo

Este año el Día Meteorológico Mundial que se celebra todo los años el 23 de marzo, la Delegación Territorial de Andalucía, Ceuta y Melilla de la Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (AEMET) invitó al Centro de Cooperación del Mediterráneo a participar en el evento con una ponencia sobre los Retos del Cambio Climático en el Mediterráneo. El acto estuvo presidido por el Subdelegado de gobierno en Málaga, Miguel Briones Artacho. …  

17 Mar 2016 | Article

Cubierta de la publicación Atlas de praderas marinas de España

Más de 1600 km2 de praderas marinas tapizan las costas españolas

La UICN ha colaborado en la realización del Atlas de praderas marinas de España que servirá como una herramienta para la gestión de estos ecositemas fundamentales para la biodiversidad marina y planificación espacial marítima. …  

17 Mar 2016 | News story

St. Katherine IPA landscape

Lessons learnt from the pilot Important Plant Areas in Egypt

 As part of IUCN-Med's Conserving wild plants and habitats for people in the South and East Mediterranean (IPA Med) project, Dr. Karim Omar, environmental researcher and IUCN Red List Global Assessor, with the support of his team, has investigated environmental threats to the natural resources in two Egyptian Important Plant Areas (IPAs) and has provided some recommendations to address these ongoing issues. …  

15 Mar 2016 | Article

Gran paradiso National Park (Italy) green listed.

Barcelona Convention promotes the IUCN Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas

The IUCN Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas has been recognized as a Flagship Initiative under the Mediterranean Strategy on Sustainable Development (MSSD) 2016-2025, adopted during the 19th Convention of the Parties of the Barcelona Convention, held in Athens from the 9th to the 11th of February. …  

19 Feb 2016 | News story

Ministers at COP 19 to Barcelona Convention

Ministers committed to reduce pressures on marine and coastal environment in the Mediterranean

Ministers from Mediterranean countries and parties contracted to the Barcelona Convention, today renewed their commitment to enhance measures to reduce pressures on their marine and coastal environment through the Athens Declarations. …  

12 Feb 2016 | News story

Factsheet: Mediterranean Anthozoans

IUCN at the 19th meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention

Tomorrow the 19th Ordinary Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention hosted by the Hellenic Government, will be begun in Athens until 12 February 2016 with the participation of representatives of 21 Mediterranean countries and the European Union and other international organizations such IUCN, WWF, Oceana. …  

08 Feb 2016 | News story

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