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BirdLife says climate talks were undermined by economic interests and short-sightedness

Some progress but distinct lack of ambition in Warsaw climate talks

Mon, 25/11/2013
The climate talks in Warsaw during the last two weeks presented governments with a prime opportunity to change path, but they missed it. Once again, the climate talks were undermined by economic interests and short-sightedness.
Ministers meeting at global climate talks in Warsaw should heed the lessons of past disasters

World Governments must commit to providing significant funds for climate change adaptation

Wed, 20/11/2013
Ministers meeting at global climate talks in Warsaw should heed the lessons of past disasters

Grants for conservation and communications projects in the Mediterranean

Wed, 20/11/2013
Call for Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for small grants (up to $20,000) for biodiversity conservation and communication projects in the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) Mediterranean Basin Biodiversity Hotspot.

Scientists identify the world’s most irreplaceable protected areas

Thu, 14/11/2013

A new scientific study has identified the protected areas most critical to preventing e

www.birdlife.org has a new look to reflect a newly re-energised Partnership

Your new BirdLife website is launched!

Wed, 13/11/2013
www.birdlife.org has a new look to reflect a newly re-energised Partnership, which is better integrated with ways people use the web now, from mobile devices to social media. But the older and less technology-savvy can rest assured: you’ll still be able to find your way around, and our content is more readable.
Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas represent some of the best sites for wildlife on the planet and need your help. Photo: Luke Mackin / Flickr

Important Bird & Biodiversity Areas going mobile

Wed, 06/11/2013
People who visit IBAs are our eyes and ears on the ground. And we need your help to monitor and protect some of the best sites for wildlife on the planet, by informing a new project to produce a mobile app...
Katharine and David Lowrie have done it! Flying the BirdLife flag at the Venezuelan finish line

Couple sponsoring BirdLife are first in the world to run the entire length of South America unsupported, but supported nature throughout

Tue, 22/10/2013
Record breaking ecologist-adventurer couple have been acting for nature with every step of their daily marathons

New tool helps local people put a value on nature’s services

Wed, 16/10/2013
Scientists have published a paper describing a ground-breaking new tool for assessing the value of services delivered by nature at important sites for biodiversity conservation.

BirdLife calls for an ambitious response as IPCC finds greater certainty of human influence on climate change

Fri, 27/09/2013
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change states with greater confidence and authority than ever that climate change is happening, and that human influence on climate is clear. BirdLife is calling for the importance of healthy ecosystems to be effectively written into national, regional and international climate change and development policy.