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New breeding sites found for Asia’s rarest bunting

Thu, 05/12/2013
Three previously unknown breeding sites of Asia’s rarest bunting have been discovered by a team from the Beijing Bird Watching Society working with BirdLife’s China Programme.

Myanmar loses leading conservationist

Wed, 04/12/2013

Dr Htin Hla, known to his many friends and colleague

Action for Amur Falcons brings hope for an end to hunting in Nagaland

Fri, 29/11/2013

Last year’s news of the massacre of Amur Falcons in India shocked the world.

Coal road threat to original Forest of Hope

Mon, 11/11/2013
A proposed coal road through the Harapan Rainforest in Sumatra could undo almost a decade of good work by the BirdLife Partnership, acting with the support of the Indonesian Government.
The MoU was signed by BirdLife’s Chief Executive Dr Marco Lambertini, and Professor Liu Naifa, President of the COS

A new era of cooperation for the BirdLife International Partnership in China

Fri, 08/11/2013
The beginning of a new era in formal cooperation between BirdLife International and China has begun with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the BirdLife International Partnership and the China Ornithological Society.
White-shouldered Ibis. Photo: Jonathan C. Eames/BirdLife

Record numbers of White-shouldered Ibis in Cambodia

Mon, 04/11/2013
A record number of White-shouldered Ibis have been recorded in the wild in Cambodia, making the known global population larger than previous studies suggested.
Rattan seedlings being unloaded ready for planting in the forest.

Rattan planting for livelihoods and conservation in central Vietnam

Fri, 18/10/2013

Over the last two years, under a BirdLife Internatio

Masked Finfoot (Chris R Shepherd)

Threat to last stronghold of Asian Finfoot

Thu, 17/10/2013

The Sundarbans of Bangladesh holds one of the last populations of the Endangered Masked

Great Crested Terns attracted to Tiedun Dao, July 25th 2013. © Ding Peng

China’s rarest seabird benefits from colony restoration

Fri, 04/10/2013
This summer an innovative tern colony restoration project has apparently established a new Chinese Crested Tern colony in the Jiushan Islands.