World Wildlife Day 2017 Focuses on Global Youth

09 January 2016 | 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…]

Scientists Discover 163 New Species in Greater Mekong

01 January 2016 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Bangkok – A rainbow-headed snake resembling David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust character, a dragon-like lizard and a newt [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…]

Hong Kong’s Ecological Hotspots Need Protection

15 November 2016 | World Wildlife Fund-Hong Kong News Release

A new WWF Marine Ecological Hotspot Map published today reveals that only five of the 31 (16 per cent) identified ecological [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…]

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…]

UN Issues Wildlife Stamps to Commemorate CoP17

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

Geneva/Johannesburg, 24 September 2016: The United Nations Postal Administration [Continue Reading…]

Global Consortium Tackling Wildlife Crime

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

The International Consortium on Combating Wildlife Crime (ICCWC) will [Continue Reading…]

CITES Calls for Increased Protection of 500 Species

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

Johannesburg, 23 September 2016 – The Convention on International Trade in [Continue Reading…]


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