Noticias de y para los Miembros

Polar light in the Hammastunturi wilderness area

Akwé: Kon collects traditional Sámi knowledge

Treaties made by the UN constantly introduce new principles to forest use. Luckily, they do not always cause problems. A good example is Akwé: Kon. …  

05 Dec 2011 | News story
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Cato Manor's Green Street, Durban

Welcome to Green Street South Africa

Just fifteen minutes away from the UN Climate Summit in Durban you can see what a real difference putting policy in to action can actually make. In a first for South Africa, 30 low-income houses in a street in Cato Manor Township have been given a green upgrade.   …  

03 Dec 2011 | News story

Masaai boy herding goats, Olbil, Tanzania

Climate awareness at 30,000 feet: IUCN and South African Airways team up

Africa’s most awarded airline, South African Airways, and the world’s largest environmental union, IUCN, have teamed up to launch a unique climate change awareness campaign to coincide with the start of the UN’s Climate Change Summit in Durban. …  

02 Dec 2011 | News story

Coraux Wallis

Climate SAVE

Did you know that Europe overseas territories host over 20% of the world’s coral reefs, lagoons and associated mangrove ecosystems and form the world’s largest Exclusive Economic Zone? Did you know that these territories are not only vulnerable to climate change, but can also provide solutions? Read the full message travelling to world leaders currently gathering at the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban.  …  

02 Dec 2011 | News story

El Salvador

Fortalecimiento de la Gobernanza en la Cuenca Binacional del Río Goascorán

Actores clave de Honduras y El Salvador vinculados con la gestión de la Cuenca Binacional del Río Goascorán fortalecen sus capacidades en el tema de Gobernanza de Aguas Compartidas. …   | English

01 Dec 2011 | News story

Soluciones Naturales

Soluciones Naturales - Las áreas protegidas ayudan a las personas a enfrentar el cambio climático

Las áreas protegidas son una parte esencial de la respuesta global al cambio climático. …   | English | French

01 Dec 2011 | Downloads - document
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Independent Panel to advise on rehabilitation and remediation of oil spill sites in the Niger Delta

The deadline for submissions to the Independent Panel on the Niger Delta has been extended until Thursday 22 December 2011. …  

30 Nov 2011 | News story


Sharing water, sharing benefits: lessons on dams from West Africa

More than 150 large dams have been built in West Africa over the past 50 years. Many more are in the planning to meet the region’s demands for energy, water and food. But how can these developments rime with environmental sustainability and participatory processes? …   | French

29 Nov 2011 | News story

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UICN cuenta con más de 1200 Miembros

El 16 de noviembre de 2011, el Consejo de la UICN, en su 77ª reunión, admitió a 52 nuevos Miembros y reconoció oficialmente al Comité Nacional de Miembros de la UICN de Malawi. UICN cuenta ahora con más de 1200 Miembros. …   | English | French

29 Nov 2011 | News story


Strengthening the defences

Nowhere are the effects of climate change being felt more than the Pacific Islands where governments are starting to realise the importance of managing ecosystems in a sustainable way to help their countries adapt to this growing challenge. …  

28 Nov 2011 | News story