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  • Winners of the Packard Award at the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 in Hawai'i

    Honouring outstanding service to protected areas


    Georgina Bustamente,  Alessandra Vanzell-Khouri, Roger Crofts, Jon Jarvis, Nik Lopoukhine, Sonam Wangchuk and Graeme Worboys received, at the IUCN WCC 2016 in Hawai’I, the Fred M. Packard International Parks Merit Award for their outstanding service to...

  • Beyond lip-service

    Beyond lip-service: designing Marine protected areas to deliver for people


    A new paper released at the 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress in Hawai'i calls into question the current processes for marine protected areas designation and demands a new paradigm to secure ecosystems services conservation alongside biodiversity.

  • Ashiq Ahmad Khan, winner of the Kenton Miller Award 2016. From left to right: Kathy MacKinnon, Ashiq Ahmad Khan, Natasha Miller, Braulio Ferreira de Souza Dias, and Julia Miranda

    Ashiq Ahmad Khan wins the Kenton Miller Award 2016


    3 September 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress, Honolulu Ashiq Ahmad Khan received the Kenton Miller Award for Innovation in Protected Areas Management for achieving a more secure and sustainable management of Khunjerab National Park in Pakistan...

Last updated - Fri, 30 Sep 2016
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