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Tanzania: Aqui quem manda é a natureza – Nature calls the shots. Published in EPOCA magazine, May 2011.

Tanzania and its Serengeti Highway, by Haroldo Castro

This story by CEC member Haroldo Castro was published in Brazilian EPOCA magazine. It focuses on the riches of Tanzania and the threat brought by the possible Serengeti Highway.   …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story

La Misión de la Red ARA es Integrar y fortalecer las organizaciones ambientales para el logro de un ambiente sano, seguro y ecológicamente equilibrado, la conservación de la biodiversidad y el bienestar humano a través del trabajo en equipo, la comunicación, la creación de capacidades y fomentar la generación de conocimientos

La problemática ambiental de Venezuela: La visión de la Red ARA

Una asociación que agrupa a 20 organizaciones no gubernamentales ambientalistas trabajando en Venezuela realizó un trabajo de investigación sobre la realidad ambiental del país.
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05 Jul 2011 | News story

Linking Culture, Education and Sustainability: Good Practices from Around the World is a project of UNESCO and the University of Gloucestershire's International Research Institute

New website on good practices: Linking Culture, Education and Sustainability

A new website showcases projects worldwide that take innovative approaches to integrating culture components in Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story

Communication, éducation et sensibilisation du public (CESP): Guide pratique destiné aux points focaux et aux coordonnateurs des stratégies et plans d’action nationaux pour la diversité biologique (SPANB)

Communication, éducation et sensibilisation du public: Brazzaville

Animateur de la CEC Khadire Diop a participé à l’Atelier régional pour l’Afrique centrale sur la mise à jour des Stratégies et plans d’action nationaux pour la biodiversité.  

05 Jul 2011 | News story

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Call for Contributions – IUCN World Conservation Congress Forum

This Call for Contributions invites you to propose events for the Forum, the part of Congress which is open to all (from 7 to 11 September 2012) in Jeju, Korea.   …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story

VIII Biodiversity Forum

Biodiversity Forum held by IUCN Spanish Committee

The VIII Biodiversity Forum of the Spanish Committee of IUCN dedicated to Iberian agrosystems was hosted by Ciudad Rodrigo last May. …  

05 Jul 2011 | Article

Guidelines for protected areas legislation

The indispensable guidelines on Protected Areas law - now in print!

The Guidelines for Protected Areas Legislation, Environmental Policy and Law Paper No. 81, is now available in print and electronically. The publication is the result of a three-year project led by the IUCN Environmental Law Centre (ELC), in cooperation with the IUCN Global Protected Areas Programme (PAP) and with extensive contributions from the Commission on Environmental Law (CEL) and the World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA), as well as important inputs from the Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy (CEESP). …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story
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Some of the IUCN Members during the IUCN Members’ meeting in Nairobi, Kenya.

IUCN Members in Kenya agree on the roadmap to the World Conservation Congress

IUCN Members in Kenya met in Nairobi on Monday this week to discuss the preparations for the IUCN Regional Conservation Forum and the World Conservation Congress. The meeting was attended by representatives from the IUCN membership, IUCN Commissions and the IUCN Secretariat. …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story
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Waraweva launch

Official launch of restoration of a village tank in Wilpotha, Sri Lanka

The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in Sri Lanka (HSBC) and IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, Sri Lanka Office entered into a partnership on 14 February, 2011 to restore the “Warawewa tank” for the development of livelihoods and ecosystems of Wilpotha in the Puttalam District. 

05 Jul 2011 | News story
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ADFIP members and partners in Tuvalu, June 2011.

Pacific financing institutions agree to take on energy efficiency loan scheme

Members of the Association of Development Financing Institutions in the Pacific (ADFIP) have unanimously agreed to take on board energy efficiency and solar photovoltaic loan schemes in their regional portfolio, following recommendations from IUCN Oceania. …  

05 Jul 2011 | News story

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