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Mr. Gideon Gathaara (Conservation Secretary in the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources) makes a point during the high level panel © John Mwacharo

National forum discusses biodiversity mainstreaming in Kenya

Tue, 05/09/2017
Nature Kenya organizes national dialogue on biodiversity mainstreaming into sectors of the economy.
Pink Pigeon © Thomas Berg/Flickr

Reintroducing the pink pigeon and echo parakeet in Mauritius

Tue, 05/09/2017
The Mauritian Wildlife Foundation is re-introducing birds to suitable habitats to prevent their extinction.

Rendre la conservation de l’environnement profitable pour les communautés locales du Burundi

Thu, 31/08/2017

Le Burundi est un petit pays densément peuplé de l’Afrique de l’est dont la topographie

Improved fireplaces have reduced pressure on Kibira National Park © ABN

Making environmental conservation gainful for local communities in Burundi

Thu, 31/08/2017
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

Building 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.