Juvenile White-backed vulture takes off with wing tags and GSM tracking unit at Lemba farm in Chisamba IBA © BWZ
12 Sep 2017

BirdWatch Zambia collects data about vulture movements

BirdWatch Zambia is conducting surveys to monitor vulture movements and key breeding sites in Zambia.
EWNHS board member, Asmeret Kidanemariam (R) holding the Golden Jubilee newsletter © EWNHS
08 Sep 2017

EWNHS celebrates 50 years of conservation success in Ethiopia

An event to mark EWNHS’s Golden Jubilee was organized at Desalegn hotel, in the capital Addis Ababa on 26 August 2017 to celebrate the organisation’s achievements and commitment to environmental and wildlife conservation.
Mr. Gideon Gathaara (Conservation Secretary in the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources) makes a point during the high level panel © John Mwacharo
05 Sep 2017

National forum discusses biodiversity mainstreaming in Kenya

Nature Kenya organizes national dialogue on biodiversity mainstreaming into sectors of the economy.
Pink Pigeon © Thomas Berg/Flickr
05 Sep 2017

Reintroducing the pink pigeon and echo parakeet in Mauritius

The Mauritian Wildlife Foundation is re-introducing birds to suitable habitats to prevent their extinction.
Improved fireplaces have reduced pressure on Kibira National Park © ABN
31 Aug 2017

Making environmental conservation gainful for local communities in Burundi

Association Burundaise pour la protection de la Nature (ABN) is working closely with a local volunteer group to sustainably preserve the remaining natural resources, rehabilitate degraded areas and improve the living conditions of people living near the Kibira National Park.
Maasai Mara team during the exchange © NatureKenya
21 Aug 2017

Helping to build communities of passionate conservationists to save

Wildlife poisoning driven by human-wildlife conflict is a leading threat to the survival of vultures in East Africa. Vulture populations in the Maasai Mara, Kenya have declined by up to 60% (Virani et al.
The Endangered Barbary Macaque is benefiting from the work of local NGOs in Algeria © Elzbieta Szulmajer
11 Aug 2017

After the Arab Spring: learning to love nature again

From “protect by punishment” to “protect by involving people”: read about the peaceful revolution that is changing nature conservation in North Africa and the Middle East.
31 Jul 2017

Serah Munguti de Nature Kenya reconnue pour le Prix pour la Conservation

Après plusieurs années en première ligne de la coopération avec les communautés, et de la campagne pour la conservation du Delta biodivers du Fleuve Tana au Kenya, Serah Munguti, Directrice du plaidoyer chez le Partenaire de BirdLife International au Kenya, a été sélectionnée comme finaliste pour
Part of the naturally zoned area under strict control © Romy Antrobus-Ruth
19 Jul 2017

New Protected Environment Declared in South Africa

Legislation in South Africa makes provision for different categories of formal environmental protection. Nature Reserves and National Parks are the top category and activities in these parks are strictly controlled by legislation.
North and South Mara Water Users Association Leaders Distributing Brochures © Enock Kawira
13 Jul 2017

Environmental protection is vital for Tanzania’s industrial economy plan

The Mara Water Users Association in Tanzania advocate for environmental protection during celebrations of World Environment Day.

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