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L’UICN PACO vous souhaite tout le meilleur pour 2014 !

Toute l’équipe de l’UICN-PACO remercie les Membres, les partenaires techniques et financiers, les alliés et les amis de l’Union pour leurs contributions multiformes et leur soutien sans faille aux actions entreprises pour la gestion durable des ressources naturelles en vue de la conservation de notre biodiversité. Puisse l’année nouvelle nous permettre de continuer à travailler ensemble pour optimiser les résultats du Programme 2013-2016.

Bonne année 2014 à toutes et à tous !

30 Dec 2013 | News story

World Heritage: Tabe’a project

Supporting and strengthen management of World Heritage in the Arab States

Two Regional workshops organized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature, Regional Office for West Asia (IUCN - ROWA) and co- funded with the Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH) were launched in September 2013. …  

30 Dec 2013 | Article
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Validation du manuel de procédure et d'exécution du comité national REDD+ : critères d'admissibilité des projets pilotes

Validation of a procedural manual for the implementation of a national REDD+ comission : criteria of acceptance of pilot projects

This validation workshop took place from November 04 to 06 2013. It was also an opportunity to present the methodology and preliminary results to the study on “Factors of deforestation and forest degradation- a study carried out by the IUCN in the Tri-national de la Sangha (TNS) and of the Trinational-Dja-Odzala Minkebé landscapes. The exchanges during this workshop on the validation of a procedural manual for the execution as well as the criteria for the acceptance of steering projects were validated. …   | French

28 Dec 2013 | News story
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Réunion de préparation du Cameroun à la CoP19

Cameroon delegation prepare itself for CoP 19

IUCN organized a preparatory meeting in a bid to harmonize participation of the Cameroonian delegation during the forthcoming CoP 19. …   | French

28 Dec 2013 | News story
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Journalists to be taken on board to promote sustainable transport concepts in Pakistan

A sensitization seminar for media on transport sector and related issues in Pakistan was organized under the Pakistan Sustainable Transport(PAKSTRAN) Project here in Karachi today. …  

23 Dec 2013 | International news release

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A Mediterranean wish for 2014

With more than 12 funded projects helping to achieve both the conservation and sustainable use of natural resources in 2013, the IUCN Mediterranean team wishes all our Members, donors, supporters, partners, and friends the very best for the year ahead. …   | French | Spanish

23 Dec 2013 | News story

workshop to share experiences on Ramsar governance

Cambodia and Lao PDR share experiences on Ramsar governance

Siem Reap, Cambodia, 19 December 2013 – The governments of Lao PDR and Cambodia together with the IUCN offices in both countries have been working extensively in the conservation of their wetlands since both countries acceeded to the Ramsar Convention in 2010 and 1999 respectively. During that time, many strides have been made to discover the best practices that are applicable within both countries.  …  

23 Dec 2013 | Article
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Željinski troskok_waterfall

Newly discovered natural phenomenon

The field research conducted on the Željin Mountain by the Institute for Nature Conservation of Serbia revealed a waterfall of exceptional characteristics and beauty. It was named Željinski troskok (A triple fall of Zeljin) reflecting its three magnificent water cascades. The morphometric characteristics, genesis, water abundance, aesthetic values and cascading waters assured the inclusion of this natural phenomenon on the list of hydrological heritage of Serbia. …  

23 Dec 2013 | Article
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Community drew hazard maping in Daun Sdeung village

Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment in the Boeung Chhmar Ramsar Site

November 2013, Kampong Thom, Cambodia - IUCN Cambodia, through its Mekong Water Dialogues project, conducted a Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment in order to understand the climate and non-climate change factors affecting livelihoods in local communities, natural resources, ecosystems, land use and infrastructure at the Boeung Chhmar Ramsar Site, Kampong Thom Province.

23 Dec 2013 | Article
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Scene from Iraq

IUCN and Shell jointly address conservation challenges

IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, and Shell have agreed to work together to address key conservation challenges, focusing on rehabilitating marshlands in Iraq, decommissioning North Sea oil infrastructure in a way that preserves biodiversity and reviewing oil spill remediation in the Niger Delta. …  

23 Dec 2013 | News story