Tue, 26/10/2010 - 23:01
Current demand for biofuels is leading to conversion of natural habitats, on a huge and potentially catastrophic scale.
Tue, 26/10/2010 - 22:50
The arrival of the ministers and celebrities has given a new stimulus to achieve concrete results here at the CBD COP10.
Tue, 26/10/2010 - 10:54
The 2010 Awards for Biodiversity Conservation and Development in Latin America have been presented at a special event held at the CBD meeting in Nagoya, Japan. The prizes, worth Є7,000 each, are granted by SEO / BirdLife (Spanish Partner) and BirdLife International with the support of the Fundación Biodiversidad.
Mon, 25/10/2010 - 15:12
El Alcalde de Talcahuano, Gastón Saavedra Chandía, recibió una delegación de 9 países que participaron desde el 19 al 22 de octubre en el taller “Towards sustainable migratory bird conservation: Linking sites, linking people” y realizaron una visita al Humedal Rocuant-Andalién ubicado en la zona, en el marco del Festival Mundial de las Aves 2010.
Mon, 25/10/2010 - 07:14
The crucial second week of the conference has begun and today's schedule takes me from one meeting to another.
Mon, 25/10/2010 - 04:00
BirdLife has published a map showing the location of over 10,000 of the world’s most important sites for birds and biodiversity, and their protection status.
Sun, 24/10/2010 - 11:00
Poster showing the location and protection status of the world's 10,000 Important Bird Areas (IBAs). To download your copy please click here...
Sat, 23/10/2010 - 00:00
Today is Oceans Day at the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Conference of Parties meeting in Nagoya, Japan. The day is drawing attention to the increasing scientific evidence indicating the rapidly declining health of marine and coastal biodiversity. Indicative of these changes are the declines in seabird populations. BirdLife’s Global Seabird Programme has launched a new booklet which outlines our innovative approach to identifying and conserving marine Important Bird Area...
Fri, 22/10/2010 - 01:54
Today, all the working groups reported on their progress, and everywhere you look there are problems unresolved. COP10 is hardly a step further than when it started on Monday.