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World Migratory Bird Day 2013 highlights importance of site networks for migratory birds

Sat, 11/05/2013 - 08:14

This weekend 11-12 May is World Migratory Bird Day 2013 is being celebrated in over 65 countries including events held by BirdLife Partners.

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Sharing of Sustainable Management Models and Further Collaboration in the Balkans

Fri, 10/05/2013 - 12:14

NGO Green Home completed the the project “Engaging civil societies in harmonization of actions for improving the conservation and management effectiveness of...

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Celebrate World Penguin Day -and the world penguin tracking database

Thu, 25/04/2013 - 16:34

BirdLife International and the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research have joined the British Antarctic Survey to compile a “tracking database” on six penguin species. The project is funded by the UK Government’s Darwin Initiative.

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British couple at half-way mark in record attempt to run South America for wildlife

Thu, 18/04/2013 - 07:00

Couple are running the entire length of South America to raise money for BirdLife International and Armonía (BirdLife in Bolivia), connect people with wildlife, and inspire environmental action. We wish them the best of luck!

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2013 Conservation Leadership Programme awards winners announced!

Wed, 10/04/2013 - 10:12

The Conservation Leadership Programme has announced this year’s 28 award-winning projects in 22 different countries, worth a total of $470,000.

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Protected status for Panama Bay reinstated by court ruling

Tue, 09/04/2013 - 14:14

The Bay of Panama, one of the most important sites for migratory waterbirds in the America, has received a reprieve from destructive development.

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The World's Rarest Birds photo competition winners announced and book launched

Wed, 03/04/2013 - 06:50

The winners of the second international photo competition run by The World’s Rarest Birds book project have been announced and the book launched

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Cambridge Conservation Initiative to create conservation campus to help transform understanding and conservation of biodiversity

Tue, 02/04/2013 - 17:37

The launch of the Cambridge Conservation Campus , which will become the hub for the Cambridge Conservation Initiative (CCI), was marked by a lecture by Sir David Attenborough.

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Management Planning with local communities in Jordan

Thu, 28/03/2013 - 15:46

A grant has been awarded for $242,160 to the Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN) for Strengthening Management Planning of...

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