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CEMEX and BirdLife launch new shared vision for nature conservation

Thu, 27/06/2013 - 13:30

CEMEX celebrated its partnership with BirdLife International at the BirdLife World Congress in Ottawa, Canada, with the launch of a new publication: The CEMEX approach to Biodiversity Conservation.

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Ten new Members of Honour at BirdLife World Congress

Wed, 26/06/2013 - 16:48

These awards are made to people who have made a significant contribution to the growth, governance, finances and conservation strategy of BirdLife International over at least five years.

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BirdLife Conservation Achievement Awards recognise oustanding work for species, sites and habitats

Wed, 26/06/2013 - 11:44

At BirdLife’s World Congress the achievements of organisations and individuals who have made an exceptional contribution to BirdLife’s mission, programmes and conservation priorities were recognised

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The right renewables? Location, location, location!

Tue, 25/06/2013 - 10:44

High profile speakers, including Henry Paulson Jr, Patricia Bliss-Guest and Stephen Rumsey explored strategies and experiences in working with renewable energy developments.

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BirdLife World Congress honours work of seven Partners

Sun, 23/06/2013 - 23:14

BirdLife has used its Partnership Awards to recognise the exceptional contributions of an unprecedented seven Partner organisations.

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Core contributions and service to the BirdLife Partnership honoured with President’s Medal

Sun, 23/06/2013 - 22:25

The President’s Medal is BirdLife’s most prestigious individual award. At the 2013 World Congress the medal was presented to ten people who have made an outstanding contribution to BirdLife.

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BirdLife International partners with Wattpad in innovative digital storytelling project

Sat, 22/06/2013 - 23:10

BirdLife International and online social reading and writing community Wattpad are celebrating the special place birds have always had, and will continue to have in storytelling and literature.

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Video - BirdLife 90th Anniversary Gala Celebration Dinner

Fri, 21/06/2013 - 18:30

http://vimeo.com/birdlife/galadinner2013 Video of the Gala Celebration Dinner held at the Trillium Ballroom, Ottawa Convention Center, Canada on Friday June 21 2013 to celebrate BirdLife's 90th Anniversary. With personal messages from HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, and artist Robert Bateman; plus live auction with Stephen Ranger and a mystery guest... Grateful thanks to all supporters helping us exceed our fundraising goal for the benefit of BirdLife's future conservation work!

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Canada's Minister of the Environment recognises the remarkable BirdLife Partnership

Fri, 21/06/2013 - 16:50

BirdLife International is a remarkable organization that demonstrates the considerable value of cooperation.

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New BirdLife Global Council elected

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 19:43

Before every BirdLife World Congress, the entire Global Partnership meets to debate and endorse strategic issues, and elect new officers.

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BirdLife International World Congress Sponsors

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 15:50

BirdLife International greatly appreciates the support that has made World Congress possible Many BirdLife Partners, project funding organisations and private individuals, including...

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Introducing the 'Hook Pod'

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 15:37

A new ingenious device - the 'Hook Pod' - has been designed to keep albatrosses from being hooked.

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Now it’s 121: five new countries join the world’s fastest-growing conservation Partnership

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 13:25

The BirdLife Partnership voted in five more organisations from Croatia, Fiji, Montenegro, Morocco and Serbia at the recent BirdLife Global Partnership Meeting

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Saving the world's most threatened birds

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 13:09

Over 1,300 bird species are threatened with extinction, and a total of 197 Critically Endangered bird species are on the brink of...

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Birds indicate a planet in peril, but investing in conservation makes economic sense

Thu, 20/06/2013 - 03:00

Declines in birds across the globe are providing evidence of a rapid deterioration in the global environment that is affecting all life on earth – including people. However, birds also tell us that saving the planet comes at a relatively small price – an investment that’s vital to secure our own future.

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BirdLife World Congress, the most energising and inspiring event in the conservation calendar, opens in Ottawa

Mon, 17/06/2013 - 14:11

Conservationists, politicians and business people from more than 120 countries will meet in Ottawa, Canada on June 19th, for the World Congress of the largest and fastest growing global Partnership of national conservation organisations.

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Biodiversity and ecosystem services play a fundamental role in human well-being

Sun, 16/06/2013 - 15:23

Investing in biodiversity for human well-being and development was on the agenda at the recently held Trondheim Biodiversity Conference.

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From words to action – key organisations team up to stop the extinction crisis

Wed, 29/05/2013 - 09:22

IUCN and other organisations, including BirdLife International have come together to support the achievement of a global biodiversity target to prevent further species loss.

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