2013

Logs from managed forests in Tunisia

Balanced, inclusive and grounded in reality?

Dr Thomas Brooks, Head of IUCN’s Science and Knowledge Unit takes a look at some of the characteristics needed to make the new intergovernmental science-policy platform effective. …  

16 Jan 2013 | Article

Vist the award website at www.volvoadventure.org

Wanted: Stories about conservation projects by youth aged 13-16 for Volvo Award showcase

For the last 12 years young people have been entering the Volvo Adventure, a youth award run in partnership with UNEP, supported by UNESCO and endorsed by the World Organisation Scout Movement. …  

16 Jan 2013 | News story

Biodiversity communication campaign of IUCN Commission on Education and Communication

Finding nature love stories in the news

CEC members share news that reminds them of the CEC campaign about the power of positive messages that tell love stories about nature. …  

16 Jan 2013 | News story

www.viridisinstitute.org/ecopsychology-education

Introducing Viridis Graduate Institute

CEC member Lori Pye invites you to learn more about this international school of ecopsychology. …  

16 Jan 2013 | News story

Vist the award website at www.volvoadventure.org

Enter the Volvo Adventure from UNEP for ages 13 to 16

CEC member Wayne Talbot reminds young conservationists who have launched a community environmental project in 2013 to enter the Volvo Adventure by 31 January. …  

16 Jan 2013 | News story

Environment Africa is an African rooted not for profit organisation with over 20 years of African experience in  responding to the needs of all African people and our environment.

2013 Calendar from Environment Africa

CEC member Veronica Chapman shares the new calendar from Environment Africa, an organization that works in Zimbabwe and Southern Africa to protect and manage natural resources and to promote sustainable development.
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16 Jan 2013 | News story

Daños en viviendas luego del terremoto.

UICN apoya a damnificados por el terremoto ocurrido el 7 de noviembre del 2012

UICN, a través de la comisión de agua del Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia COE de San Marcos, Guatemala, apoya a damnificados por el terremoto ocurrido el 7 de noviembre del 2012.  …  

15 Jan 2013 | News story

The IUCN CEC video 'Love. Not Loss.' is now sub-titled in Japanese, thanks to Green TV Japan.

'Love. Not Loss.' video now in Japanese

This popular video on how to communicate about biodiversity is now available in Japanese. CEC member Makiko Imai announces the new translation by Green TV Japan. …  

15 Jan 2013 | News story

Reunión equipo FLEGT, noviembre 2012.

Ambiente Global presents the FLEGT initiative

What is FLEGT? How do you combine sustainability and legality of forest management? Is effective forest governance possible? How do we fight illegal logging? Hear what the experts have to say. …   | Spanish

15 Jan 2013 | News story

Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis)

Rhinos in crisis – poaching and illegal trade reach highest levels in over 20 years

Escalating levels of poaching and illegal trade in rhino horns are seriously undermining rhino conservation efforts, putting the survival of these species at risk – according to a report by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) and TRAFFIC. …   | Chinese

15 Jan 2013 | International news release