Mars 2008

African elephants

Review of Options for Managing the Impacts of Locally Overabundant African Elephants

Some of the most important decisions in wildlife management in Africa revolve around elephants. …  

20 Mar 2008 | News story

Pangani river system : state of the basin report - 2007, Tanzania

Tanzania: Working towards better ecosystems in Pangani river basin

A new project in Tanzania's Pangani river basin aims to improve water flows for the benefit of all its users. …  

20 Mar 2008 | News story

Presentación de la Declaración de Lima al Presidente de Perú, Dr. Alan García.

Iberoamérica da pasos firmes para la Gestión Integrada de Recursos Hídricos

Los asistentes al seminario confirmaron estar de acuerdo con los principios de la Agenda 21 y las recomendaciones de la 16ª Sesión de la Comisión de Desarrollo Sostenible de Naciones Unidas para la elaboración e implantación de Planes Nacionales en GIRH, realizada durante la Conferencia Mundial sobre Desarrollo Sostenible, en 2002. …  

17 Mar 2008 | News story

Indígenas de Riobamba, Ecuador.

Pueblos indígenas cumplen un papel clave en la lucha contra el cambio climático

El reporte hace un llamado a las personas responsables por el diseño de políticas, para que tomen en cuenta las experiencias de los pueblos indígenas cuando desarrollen sus políticas de cambio climático. 

17 Mar 2008 | News story

AOS logo

IUCN welcomes Azerbaijan Ornithological Society

IUCN welcomes the Azerbaijan Ornithological Society (AOS) as its first NGO Member in Azerbaijan. …  

15 Mar 2008 | News story

Reunion de l’UICN (Bureaux de Bruxelles et de Montréal), la Francophonie (IEPF) et le Gouvernement du Québec, 12 mars 2008

Les francophones se mobilisent pour le congrès mondial de la nature !

Trois jours de travail intensif entre l’UICN (Bureaux de Bruxelles et de Montréal), la Francophonie (IEPF) et le Gouvernement du Québec ont permis de finaliser le programme des manifestations francophones au congrès de Barcelone et de sécuriser une partie des financements. …  

14 Mar 2008 | News story

Steller’s eiders

IUCN’s USA Multilateral Office Supports Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program Workshop

From March 6-7, 2008, the Circumpolar Biodiversity Monitoring Program (CBMP) convened a group of international experts and stakeholders from arctic nations to participate in a workshop entitled “Building a Partnership for Enhanced Understanding and Conservation of Arctic Biodiversity,” held at World Wildlife Fund’s Washington DC headquarters. …  

14 Mar 2008 | News story

North American Environmental Atlas - Now Online

A new online information tool from the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) provides a suite of materials that allows users to visualize significant North American environmental issues at a continental scale. The North American Environmental Atlas brings together maps, data, interactive map layers, and links to other related materials.

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13 Mar 2008 | News story

Cuba's Viñales Valley is an outsanding karst landscape

Protected Areas Information Module

The Protected Areas Management Effectiveness Information Module (PAME) has been developed to help the conservation community share experiences and ideas on management effectiveness, as well as provide ‘lessons learned’ from these assessments. …  

13 Mar 2008 | News story

World Database of Protected Areas - Updated

UNEP-WCMC and IUCN have been working hard over the past year gathering, analysing and disseminating information about the world's protected areas. The World Database on Protected Areas …  

13 Mar 2008 | News story