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Exposure visit participants from Tata Power and CGPL
From IUCN organised an exposure visit for Tata Power and CGPL staff to Gir National Park in Sasan, Gujarat from 9-10 June 2017. The objective of the...
The visit consisted of two class room sessions, before and after the field visit. The class room session before the field visit focused on the basics of biodiversity and ecosystems with special...
Tour guides received certificates after 1st training workshop organised by IUCN in Feb 2017
IUCN, through USAID funded Ha Long – Cat Ba Alliance, is calling for the application from tour guides in the training workshop on the biodiversity...
The call is open to local tour guides of travel agents, Ha Long Bay Management Board and Cat Ba National Park. The lead trainer of the training workshop is Dr. Jaap J. Vermeulen, one of the world...
White-rumped Vulture in Habiganj, Bangladesh
The primary reason for the recent massive decline in vulture population is the use of harmful non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used as...
Over the last couple of years, Bangladesh has achieved some major milestones in its effort to conserve vultures. One of them is the approval of Bangladesh Vulture Conservation Action Plan (2016−2025...
Business roundtable
On April 20th, 2017, IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, hosted a roundtable meeting in Karachi inviting the corporate brass to...
The event, co-hosted by the Port Qasim Authority (PQA), was attended by senior representatives of the private sector, IUCN, the PQA and regional business and biodiversity programme experts. The...
Participants attended the leadership committee meeting
On May 5, IUCN organized the fourth leadership committee meeting of Ha Long-Cat Ba Alliance (HLCBA).  The meeting marked the end of the first phase (...
Opening the meeting, Craig Hart, Deputy Mission Director of USAID/Vietnam, reaffirmed that the mission of the Alliance is to create a platform to connect stakeholders including local authorities,...
Mr. Darius Postma - CSR Founding Director, HG Holding
The call is open for all Vietnamese citizens Vietnamese citizens, or foreigners based in Vietnam, Have time commitment and be in good health, be...
Please see the detailed call for volunteers HERE for further information about requirements and responsibilities  Deadline: 17:00, Saturday, August 12, 2017 Online forms submitted at...
Logos of IUCN, Mangroves for the Future, the US State Department, Stimson, and the United States
The Stimson Center, on behalf of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with IUCN and the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme, is co-...
The two-day conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-15 September 2017. The conference aims to bring together 40-50 marine experts from think tanks, academia, the private sector,...
Kenya pipeline development
Driven by investment, business, technology and the dynamism of its people, Africa is changing at a rate perhaps unmatched in recorded history. Of the...
Economic development in Africa is for a large part focused on major 'development corridors' designed to boost agricultural production, natural resource exports and economic integration. Today, 33...
SEED Winner
New York, 13 July 2017 - Bags made from banana stem leftovers in Kenya, school benches manufactured from plastic wastes and other locally sourced...
The SEED global partnership recognizes the most innovative, environmentally friendly start-ups in developing countries and provides them with business know-how support and profile regionally and...
Rio Doce Panel
IUCN is leading a new Independent Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel that will provide advice on the environmental and social restoration...
In November 2015, the failure of the Fundão tailings dam at the Samarco mine in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, resulted in severe environmental, economic and social damage, as well as 19 deaths....
The Reef Education Center at Marriott Merlin Beach
Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Merlin Beach is unique among hotels in Phuket in that it has its own house reef, teeming with diverse fish and coral...
The center’s presence at the beachfront encourages guests to learn about the ecosystem before they enter the water, highlighting the vibrantly colored reef fish, healthy coral structures, and various...
HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, Patron of Nature
IUCN founded the Patrons of Nature in 2010 to rally global leaders and mobilize resources in support of  the Union’s vision of a just world which values and conserves nature. Patrons of Nature...

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