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  • group photo of some members of the National Technical Committee on Land Use Planning group photo of some members of the National Technical Committee on Land Use Planning Photo: D. Mazenzele

    Tanzania National Technical Committee on Land Use Planning re-launched and capacitated

    08.10.2018

    The National Technical Committee on Land Use Planning (NTCLUP) was re-launched during a 2.5 day capacity building workshop held on 5th to 7th September, 2018, at Edema Conference, in Morogoro, Tanzania. The Technical Committee is composed of 15 members...

  • Workshop on Integrated Planning, Livingstone, Zambia Workshop on Integrated Planning, Aug 2018, Livingstone, Zambia Photo: D. Mazenzele

    National Workshop on Lessons Learned for Integrated Planning

    05.10.2018

    A one-day National Workshop on Lessons Learned for Integrated Planning was held on 9th August, 2018, at Chrismar Hotel, Livingstone, Zambia. The workshop was attended by over 150 planners (socio economists, environmentalists and physical planners) working...

  • Third SRJS webinar on environmental law Third SRJS webinar on environmental law Photo: IUCN ELC

    SRJS initiative hosted its third webinar on environmental law

    31.08.2018

    Shared Resources – Joint Solutions (SRJS) is a five-year strategic partnership between IUCN NL, WWF Netherlands and the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Together with over 50 NGOs and civil society organizations in 16 low- and middle-income countries...

  • Meeting of Experts on Crimes against the Environment, ELC, Bonn, Germany Meeting of Experts on Crimes against the Environment, ELC, Bonn, Germany Photo: IUCn ELC

    Technical meeting of experts on crimes against the environment

    30.08.2018

    Crimes against the environment are illegal acts which directly cause harm to the environment for example illegal wildlife trade, illegal logging, illegal mining and dumping of hazardous wastes among others. The ELC organised a technical meeting of experts to...

  • Live interviews taking inside the studio Live interviews taking inside the studio Photo: Doyi Mazenzele

    Public Awareness Campaign using Community Radio launched in Tanzania

    12.06.2018

    On 21st May, 2018, public awareness campaign on biodiversity conservation, land use planning and climate change resilience using a community radio, Mpanda FM Radio, was launched in Nkasi (Rukwa) and Tanganyika (Katavi) Districts in Tanzania. The programme is...

  • A section of workshop participants during the Tanganyika District Workshop, Tanzania A section of workshop participants during the Tanganyika District Workshop, Tanzania Photo: IUCN / D. Mazenzele

    Awareness raising workshops targeting councillors and traditional leaders concluded in Zambia and Tanzania

    24.05.2018

    On 11th May, 2018, 48 councilors, members of the district planning team and conservationists from Nkasi District Council, Katavi National Park, Lwafi Game Reserve and NGOs convened at the Holland Hotel Conference in Sumbawanga, Tanzania, for the third and...

  • IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 signing ceremony Photo: IUCN

    France to host IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

    18.05.2018

    Marseille, France – The French Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition and IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, today signed an agreement to jointly organise the next IUCN World Conservation Congress, to be held in 2020 in...

  • Espiritu Santo Marine Protected Area, Mexico Photo: Lucia Ruiz (CONANP)

    Designing innovative sustainable financing solutions to improve the management of the marine protected area Espiritu Santo, La Paz, Mexico

    16.05.2018

    During the first INC meeting in the marine protected area Espiritu Santo, 9-11 April 2018, on the ground initiatives gave inspiration to design of new financial mechanisms that will help Espiritu Santo reach its financial goals. The IUCN Incubator for...

  • Mpingo Conservation and Development Initiative Photo: Mpingo Conservation and Development Initiative

    Supporting and strengthening ICCAs in Tanzania: Third national governance workshop held in Arusha

    16.05.2018

    As part of the ongoing project entitled Global Support Initiative for Indigenous Peoples and Community Conserved Areas (GSI-ICCA) in collaboration with the Integrated Planning for Biodiversity and Climate Resilience project, a three day workshop took place in...

  • IUCN President Zhang Xinsheng speaking at the 2018 Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation in Bonn IUCN President Zhang Xinsheng speaking at the 2018 Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation in Bonn    Photo: © ICLEI

    Cities must connect with nature to build resilience – IUCN President

    01.05.2018

    We must connect cities with nature to build resilience in the face of climate change and natural disasters, said IUCN President Zhang Xinsheng while attending the 2018 Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation in Bonn last week.

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