Diversity and Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests

13 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Conservationists working to safeguard tropical forests often assume that old growth forests containing great stores [Continue Reading…]

Plastic Particles Major Source of Ocean Pollution

22 February 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Tiny plastic particles washed off products such as synthetic clothes and car tyres could contribute up to 30% of the ‘plastic [Continue Reading…]

German Government Recognizes IUCN as Intergovernmental Organisation

13 February 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

The German government has officially recognised IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, as an [Continue Reading…]

World Wildlife Day 2017 Focuses on Global Youth

09 January 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 19 December 2016: The UN World Wildlife Day will be celebrated on 3 March [Continue Reading…]

Financial Technology Can Assist Sustainable Development

14 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Technological innovation is disrupting every aspect of today’s financial system, but it could also break new ground in the [Continue Reading…]

Environmental Crime Threatening Peace and Security

12 December 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Washington DC, USA – More than 80 per cent of countries consider environmental crime a national priority, with the majority [Continue Reading…]

Climate Change Dramatically Disrupting Nature

10 November 2016 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Gland, Switzerland, 10 November, 2016 (IUCN) – Global changes in temperature have already impacted every aspect of life [Continue Reading…]

Madagascar Joins International Tropical Timber Organization

9 November 2016 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Yokohama, Japan—The International Tropical Timber Organization’s (ITTO) fifty-second Council session began this [Continue Reading…]

Environment is ‘Silent Casualty’ of Armed Conflict

9 November 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

As the world marks the international day to protect the environment during armed conflict, the scorched earth tactics [Continue Reading…]

UK Debates How to Save Species and Habitats

06 November 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

WWF-today welcomed a Commons debate on how to save species and habitats across the globe, and reiterated calls for [Continue Reading…]

Countries Agree to Curb Greenhouse Gases

15 October 2016 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Kigali, 15 October 2016 – Nearly 200 countries struck a landmark deal today to reduce the emissions of powerful [Continue Reading…]

Taking Bold Steps to Protect Wildlife

10 October 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Johannesburg, South Africa – With illegal and unsustainable trade endangering wildlife across the world, governments [Continue Reading…]


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