Septembre 2009

Teachers in Pune, India, participate in a climate change project for students aged 16-20 in three countries

International Climate Challenge: Calling Youth to Take Action in India

The International Climate Challenge Project encourages students aged 16–20 to take action to mitigate climate change. It works through schools and colleges in India, Kenya and the United Kingdom. This news story is from project organizer and CEC member Subbalakshmi Kumar of India's Centre for Development Education. …  

21 Oct 2009 | News story
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World Congress of Environmental Journalists in Sri Lanka October 19-22

CEC member Dharman Wickremaratne of Sri Lanka is an organizer of the World Congress of Environmental Journalists, October 19-22 in Colombo. CEC member Jinie Dela (also from Sri Lanka) will be participating and giving a presentation on "Implementing the Convention on Biological Diversity and impacts of climate change".   …  

21 Oct 2009 | News story
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The historic Ramsar hotel in the city of Ramsar, birthplace of the Convention on 2 February 1971.

Building capacity for Ramsar CEPA Focal Points in West Asia

Sandra Hails, CEC member and CEPA Programme Officer from the Ramsar Convention Secretariat (in Gland) recently facilitated a CEPA workshop in Iran. She shares her report with CEC.   …  

21 Oct 2009 | News story
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A Sally lightfoot crab on Bartolome Island, Galapagos, Ecuador

Recent News from Fundación Futuro Latinoamericano

Fundación Futuro Latinoamericano (FFLA), con el apoyo de Conservación Internacional, Ecosystem Grants Programme y Darwin Initiative contribuye al desarrollo de procesos de buena gobernanza para la creación y consolidación de áreas marinas protegidas en la costa del Ecuador. News from the September newsletter, shared with CEC by María Fernanda Albuja.
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21 Oct 2009 | News story
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Se forma en Argentina el Grupo de Acción Educativo “Tierra 21”

CEC member Graciela Satóstegui of Argentina reports on her work with Earth Charter International. Redes Educativas de Agenda 21, Biodiversidad, Carta de la Tierra y Desarrollo Sustentable en Acción.
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21 Oct 2009 | News story
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Making Connections: Links for CEC members

Start your networking with the CEC National Activator in your country and the CEC Regional Vice-Chair in your region. Here are some useful links to CEC documents and to key contacts from the IUCN website.
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20 Oct 2009 | News story

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List of Latest IUCN Publications

The latest information on IUCN publications is featured in Off the Shelf, an e-newsletter available by subscription. See what's come out in the September 2009 issue.
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20 Oct 2009 | News story

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Join Ning and Learning Events at Copenhagen Conference

Engage in the climate change conference via a social networking site created by the Survival  Academy programme. If you are in Copenhagen, look for Learning Events that highlight how citizens can participate in change. From Lizzie Crudgington, IUCN Learning and Leadership Unit.
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20 Oct 2009 | News story
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The third Marine Protected Areas Management Planning Workshop held in Syria

Twenty Syrian biodiversity experts participated in a 6-day training workshop on Marine Protected Areas Management and Planning, which was conducted by IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) in partnership with the Syrian Ministry of Environment. …  

20 Oct 2009 | News story

Awareness training for women in a human-Leopard conflict area of Northern Pakistan

Education for Conservation: Establishing leopard-friendly communities.

A leopard conservation project in Northern Pakistan has advanced human-feline relations in the area through the provision of educational training schemes. …  

20 Oct 2009 | News story