News Africa

Lake Natron Bulletin continues to provide information to thousands

Fri, 01/11/2013 - 10:58

The Lake Natron Update Bulletin for October 2013 is out! The latest issue highlights continued interest by the Government of Tanzania to build a soda ash plant at...

Africa Climate Change - Africa

Paving the way to regional cooperation for African Grey and Timnah Parrots

Fri, 01/11/2013 - 07:49

A major breakthrough for the conservation and management of the African Grey and Timneh Parrots (Psittacus erithacus and P. timneh) was mad...

Africa Cameroon

Documentary on Djibouti conservation project

Tue, 01/10/2013 - 07:15

A conservation project has been set up in the north-east African Republic of Djibouti with a view of protecting habitat and native wildlife species, with a special focus on the endemic Djibouti Francolin an...

Africa Djibouti

Capacity for policy and site casework in West Africa boosted

Mon, 30/09/2013 - 07:27

The capacity of 15 civil society organisations from seven West African countries, to tackle environmental degradation was boosted recently. This followed a 3-day training w...

Africa Capacity Development

Boreholes in the Sahel: Man made oasis that helps the soul - Burkina Faso

Thu, 26/09/2013 - 12:45

The BirdLife Living on the Edge (LoTe) Project funded by the Dutch Post Code Lottery/ Vogelbescherming Nederland (VBN) - the BirdLife Partner in the...

Africa Burkina Faso Local Empowerment

BirdLife project plays pivotal role in Egypt’s signature of Raptor MoU

Tue, 24/09/2013 - 12:46

On Monday the 9th of September 2013, the CEO of the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA), Migratory Soaring Birds (MSB) project partner i...

Africa Egypt Migratory Birds and Flyways - Africa

Sudan government acts on ”killer power line”

Sun, 22/09/2013 - 06:41

A workshop of the Migratory Soaring Birds (MSB) project led by BirdLife International and the United Nations Development Program has prompted the Sudanese government to replace one of the most deadl...

Africa Sudan Migratory Birds and Flyways

Vegetable gardens in the desert

Thu, 19/09/2013 - 06:44

Mauritania is not new to food crises; in the last few years it has suffered from drought and swarms of locusts that have ravaged people’s cereal harvests. It is a land where water is scarce and where people suffer from chronic...

Africa Mauritania Capacity Development