11/20/2013 World Governments must commit to providing significant funds for climate change adaptation
Ministers meeting at global climate talks in Warsaw should heed the lessons of past disasters
Call for Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for small grants (up to $20,000) for biodiversity conservation and communication projects in the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) Mediterranean Basin Biodiversity Hotspot.
According to the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment, in a period of 10 years (2000-2010), over 6,500 birds have been killed in Spain.
Protecting wildlife and the environment has its exciting, beautiful moments, and occasionally its breakthroughs. These moments cheer us all up in the face of a relentless stream of bad news stories. So… it’s pretty heady stuff, working in conservation.
The opportunities that the EU rural development policy offers for biodiversity conservation were discussed at a recent conference in Turin, Italy.
11/19/2013 Audubon and Multilateral Investment Fund announce regional bird tourism and conservation programme
Audubon and the Multilateral Investment Fund re working together on a high-value sustainable birding tourism programme.
In Europe, an average of 500 people dies prematurely from air pollution every year. Several measures have been taken to regulate and control air pollution. However, many ports have been exempted.
In November BirdLife Europe and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) hosted Dogwood Alliance, an American NGO and Greenpeace Canada in Brussels.
In October the European Parliament gave a massive boost to the future of Europe’s fisheries by voting against public funding being used to build new fishing vessels. There is broad agreement that the EU has been subsidising a build-up of excessive fishing capacity, estimated by the European Comm