África Central y del Oeste


Learning our Lessons : A Review of Alternative Livelihood Projects in Central Africa

Learning our Lessons
A Review of Alternative Livelihood Projects in Central Africa
By S. Wicander and L. Coad
118 P. …   | French

23 Mar 2015 | News story

Watering a school vegetable garden on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro, Tanzania. IUCN and partners are promoting water education so that future generations can benefit from development based on sustainable and equitable use of water.

Water is nature, water is everything

Every year on 22 March, the international community celebrates World Water Day, a day to draw global attention to the water challenge and renew commitments to safeguard the planet’s most vital resource. …  

22 Mar 2015 | News story

Forests in the Gulf of Guinea, Africa

World on track to meet ambitious forest restoration goal

Bonn, Germany, 21 March, 2015 – New restoration initiatives were announced today by Latin America, Southeast Asia and Africa at the second international Bonn Challenge conference on forest landscape restoration taking place in Germany. With these announcements, a total of 59.2 million hectares have now been contributed to the Bonn Challenge – a global movement to restore 150 million hectares of degraded and deforested land by 2020. …  

21 Mar 2015 | News story

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Avis de vacance de poste : Coordonnateur Unité Opérationnelle du PAGE GUINEE

Dans le but de renforcer son équipe en charge du Partenariat pour l’Amélioration de la Gouvernance Environnementale en Afrique de l’Ouest (PAGE) en Guinée, le Programme Afrique Centrale et Occidentale de l’UICN recherche :
Coordonnateur Unité Opérationnelle du PAGE GUINEE …  

17 Mar 2015 | News story

The Race For Water Odyssey to create the first ever inventory of plastic pollution in the ocean set off from Bordeaux, France.

Race against oceans of plastic

A unique sailing expedition to create the first ever inventory of plastic pollution across the most polluted ocean areas set off yesterday from Bordeaux, France. …  

16 Mar 2015 | News story

Aerial view of Fire Island wilderness breach after Hurricane Sandy

Nature's protective power

IUCN experts are gathering at a UN conference in Japan this week to deliver the evidence to policy makers that healthy ecosystems play a critical role in protecting people from disasters. …  

14 Mar 2015 | News story

Cérémonie d'ouverture de l'atelier de formation Top-Secac

Un 2ème pool d’experts formés à l’intégration du changement climatique dans la planification du développement

Du 23 au 27 février 2015, s’est déroulé à Abidjan en République de Côte d’Ivoire, un atelier de formation d’experts formateurs à l’utilisation d’outils de planification et de suivi-évaluation des capacités d’adaptation au changement climatique …  

13 Mar 2015 | News story

Visuel du concours de journalisme "Eau et environnement"

Lauréats de la deuxième édition du concours de journalisme « Eau et Environnement »

Le Programme Afrique Centrale et Occidentale de l’Union Internationale pour la Conservation de la Nature (UICN/PACO) et le Partenariat Régional de l’Eau de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (GWP-AO) ont annoncé les lauréats de la seconde édition du Concours « Journalisme Eau et Environnement » …  

13 Mar 2015 | News story

Virunga National Park

Improving protected area management effectiveness in West and Central Africa

In West and Central Africa, BIOPAMA is progressing with its capacity development strategy, and one of the first key actions is to develop a training manual on how to collect, manage, and analyze data for monitoring protected areas management effectiveness. This was possible during a regional key partners’ workshop, held in Yaoundé, Cameroon, 23 -28 February 2015. …  

10 Mar 2015 | News story

Garba Tula drylands project, Kenya

Pastoralism provides crucial services to humanity, can support green economy transition

Better management of neglected sector would boost water regulation and biodiversity and sequester up to 9.8 per cent of anthropogenic carbon emissions …   | French

09 Mar 2015 | News story

West and Central Africa Regional Office