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Maasai Mara team during the exchange © NatureKenya

Helping to build communities of passionate conservationists to save vultures

Mon, 21/08/2017

Wildlife poisoning driven by human-wildlife conflict is a leading threat to the surviva

The Endangered Barbary Macaque is benefiting from the work of local NGOs in Algeria © Elzbieta Szulmajer

After the Arab Spring: learning to love nature again

Fri, 11/08/2017
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.
Les jeunes apprennent l’importance de préserver les zones humides au Sénégal © Blandine Melis

Afrique de l’ouest: un réseau de centres éducatifs tisse sa toile

Tue, 08/08/2017

Les aires protégées des zones humides en Afrique de l’Ouest regorgent d’une

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

Mon, 31/07/2017

Après plusieurs années en première ligne de la coopération avec les communautés, et de

Part of the naturally zoned area under strict control © Romy Antrobus-Ruth

New Protected Environment Declared in South Africa

Wed, 19/07/2017
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

Environmental protection is vital for Tanzania’s industrial economy plan

Thu, 13/07/2017
The Mara Water Users Association in Tanzania advocate for environmental protection during celebrations of World Environment Day.
 Lesser Flamingo © Gudkov Andrey/ Shutterstock

The deadly lake that gives life to flamingos

Tue, 11/07/2017
Soda ash mining is still a lingering threat to Lake Natron in Northern Tanzania, the most important breeding site in the world for Lesser Flamingos. But a new community-based tourism initiative could save the spectacle of the “pink parade” from disaster.

Unis pour stopper l’abattage et le commerce illicites des oiseaux migrateurs sauvages en Afrique du nord

Fri, 07/07/2017

Des rapports révélateurs sur la complexité des stratégies employées par les braconniers

European goldfinch: The species has become rarer in the Magreb over the past 30 years ©Lumoxg3, Flickr

United to stop illegal killing and trading of migratory wild birds in North Africa

Fri, 07/07/2017
On 22 June 2017, BirdLife International experts joined more than 80 people representing governments, civil society organisations the convention on migratory species and a network of experts working to stop illegal killing, trapping and trade in wild birds.