It is with great sorrow that we inform you that Dr Mohammad Taghi-Farvar passed away on Monday 16 July 2018.
إيهاب عيد نائب الرئيس الإقليمي لغرب آسيا للجنة الحفاظ على الأنواع في الاتحاد الدولي لصون الطبيعة
Aisa Hammadeen is elected CEESP Vice Chair for West Asia ( IUCN Commission on Environmental, Economic, and Social Policy)
Ehab Eid is elected SSC Vice-Chair for West Asia (IUCN Species Survival Commission)
Water is at the heart of human existence and development. But how do people manage this precious resource in arid landscapes, such as in the Arab region? What cultural practices have developed over time in wetlands to support communities’ water needs? These...
Manama, Bahrain – Following IUCN’s advice, the World Heritage Committee has urged Yemen to halt any activity that may negatively impact on the unique wildlife and landscapes of the Socotra Archipelago World Heritage site. The country has been requested to...
Uncontrolled development, unsustainable fisheries and invasive species threaten Yemen’s Socotra Archipelago, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), which recommends placing the site on the List of World Heritage in Danger.
Wadi Al-Quff Nature Reserve is a welcome haven for local people, pastoralists, and biodiversity.
On Thursday 10th May Mohammed Zaarour was elected as the chair of the new regional Expert Assessment Group for the IUCN Green List (EAGL) for the Middle East and West Asia.
IUCN CEC Regional Vice-Chair