News Africa

Micro-loan schemes: Improving livelihoods and Empowering women at the Gola Forest, Liberia.

Fri, 13/09/2013 - 09:34

The BirdLife Across the River – a Transboundary Peace Park for Sierra Leone and Liberia project (ARTP) fun...

Africa Liberia Capacity Development

Africa welcomes feathered globetrotters!

Fri, 06/09/2013 - 11:35

[Accra, Ghana], 2nd of September 2013Among the millions of birds migrating to Africa for autumn and winter, one can observe representatives of five species (2) impatiently awaited by participants of Spring Ali...

Africa Botswana Preventing Extinctions - Africa

Sound ecosystem management key to adaptation

Fri, 06/09/2013 - 09:51

On 20-21 August 2013 the first Africa Food Security and Adaptation Conference was held at the UNEP headquarters in Nairobi. The theme of the conference was: harnessing ecosystem-based approaches for food se...

Africa Climate Change - Africa

New African countries join Spring Alive initiative

Tue, 27/08/2013 - 10:59

Three new African countries namely Kenya, Rwanda and Zambia have joined the Spring Alive initiative for the 2013 season which duly commences on the 1st of September, 2013. These latest additions...


New Eastern Afromontane Hotspot e-Bulletin is Out: SASA Bulletin #2

Fri, 23/08/2013 - 13:48

 This is the second electronic information bulletin for the Eastern Afromontane hotspot, presented to you by the Eastern Afromontane Regional Implementatio...


State of Africa's Birds

Tue, 20/08/2013 - 12:53

The BirdLife Africa Partnership has produced the first regional State of Africa's Birds (SOAB) report, launched at the BirdLife World Congress in June 2013 in Ottawa, Canada. The report provides a comprehensive overview of current and...

Africa Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBA) - Africa

A campaign to save African Vultures in the wake of new poisoning incidents

Fri, 16/08/2013 - 09:30

“I want African Vultures ALIVE – not DEAD”. This was the headline message for the African vulture campaign initiated at the Bird...


Nature Seychelles launches Cousin Island website

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 10:36

If you want to see Seychelles nature at its finest, then one of the top places to visit is Cousin Island Special Reserve. Over the last four decades, this former coconut plantation has been transfor...

Africa Seychelles

Addressing climate change and exchange of experiences at key sites for migratory birds and people in Mauritania

Wed, 24/07/2013 - 13:47

Nature Mauritania in collaboration with local authorities (Prefect, Mayo...