EU Adopts Wildlife Trafficking Action Plan

20 June 2016 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Brussels, Belgium – Earlier today, EU Ministers of the Environment unanimously endorsed the EU Action Plan against [Continue Reading…]

New Zealand Celebrates Volunteer Week 2016

16 June 2016 | Department of Conservation-New Zealand News Release

National Volunteer Week, 19 – 25 June, is an occasion to celebrate people of all ages making time in their busy lives to [Continue Reading…]

Pavan Sukhdev Wins Prestigious Blue Planet Prize

15 June 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Tokyo – Green economy pioneer and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Goodwill Ambassador Pavan [Continue Reading…]

Belize Implements Sustainable Fisheries Reform

15 June 2016 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(Belmopan, Belize) This week Belize becomes the first country in the world to adopt a national, multispecies secure [Continue Reading…]

388 Scientists Urge Protection of Arctic Ocean

15 June 2016 | Oceana-USA News Release

Today, 388 scientists and natural resource managers sent a letter to President Obama requesting that he “remove the two Arctic planning areas, which together comprise [Continue Reading…]

South Pole Passes Global Warming Milestone

15 June 2016 | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration News Release

The Earth passed another unfortunate milestone May 23 when carbon dioxide (CO2) surpassed 400 parts per million [Continue Reading…]

Strengthening an Economy and Resilience in the Face of Climate Change

15 June 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Saint Lucia – Greening tourism, which contributes around 12 per cent of Saint Lucia’s gross domestic product, diversifying [Continue Reading…]

100 Days Left to CITES World Wildlife Conference

15 June 2016 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva – In exactly 100 days from today, the entire CITES community will gather at [Continue Reading…]

Global Effort to Restore Degraded Forests

14 June 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Led by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), TRI will be implemented in partnership with the Food [Continue Reading…]

Scotland Reaching 2020 Climate Targets Early

14 June 2016 | The Scottish Government News Release

Scotland has exceeded the level of our 2020 target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 42% six years early, Climate [Continue Reading…]

Combating Wildlife Crime Gets $40 Million Boost

10 June 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Washington DC – The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council today approved an additional $40 million for the Global [Continue Reading…]

Germany Hosts Forum on the Impact of Illegal Wildlife Trade

08 June 2016 | TRAFFIC News Release

Berlin, Germany, 8th June 2016—As part of the fifth annual “Environment Week”, which showcases innovation in environmental and nature conservation, experts from [Continue Reading…]


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