Cape Town - Scientific evaluations on climate change have confirmed that climate change is indeed a key driver to biodiversity loss and stress to the country's resources, says Environmental Affairs and Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk.
The Salum area is part of the western Mediterranean coastal region of Egypt, extending 600 km between Alexandria in the east to the Libyan border in the west. This area, including the Gulf of Salum, has been identified by Egypt as the most appropriate site to...
In face of the 9th Conference of Parties (COP9) for the Convention of Biological Diversity, the German Youth Association for the Protection of Nature (NAJU) and Youth and Environment Europe (YEE) are planning an international youth conference. Young...
20-24 May 2009
Using conservation and environment to create a “peace park” to support international efforts to resolve the entrenched geopolitical situation between the two Koreas, while protecting the environment.
Using traditional protected areas, and other community-based natural resource management tools in Nepal, Pakistan and Tibet.
The creation of marine protected areas to safeguard biodiversity has been identified as a first step to meet international standards
IUCN Nepal organised an interactive forum on February 21, 2008, on protected areas and World Heritage Sites in Nepal. Organised jointly by the Office of the Vice Chair, WCPA South Asia and IUCN Nepal, the session was chaired by Dr. Uday Raj Sharma, Vice...
Arturo López Ornat, Anna Pons Reynés, Mika Noguera
Thomas, Lee ; Middleton, Julie IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas ; University of Cardiff, Department of City and Regional Planning