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The BirdLife World Congress 2013 - Information

Thu, 01/09/2011
"We are delighted to invite you to the BirdLife 2013 World Congress, to be held in Ottawa", said Peter Schei, BirdLife Chairman and Her Imperial Highness Princess Takamado of Japan, BirdLife Honorary President.

The BirdLife World Congress 2013 - Programme

Thu, 01/09/2011
The congress will include a series of thematic sessions focussing on programmes and topics such as Preventing Extinctions, Key Biodiversity Areas, Forests of Hope and Saving our Oceans.

The BirdLife World Congress 2013 - Venue

Thu, 01/09/2011
The Ottawa Convention Centre should make for a spectacular venue for the 2013 BirdLife World Congress and will no doubt inspire a great deal of fruitful discussion and collaboration between the BirdLife Partners.

Ghosts of Gone Birds London haunt announced...

Fri, 26/08/2011
Following the launch of an extraordinary new multi-media art exhibition - Ghosts of Gone Birds - at the Liverpool School of Art & Design earlier this year, the show has grown and evolved during the summer and will now 'manifest' in London's East End this November.

SAVE Brasil calls upon the President to veto 'retrograde' changes to forest law

Fri, 27/05/2011
Reforms to Brazil's forest code will significantly increase deforestation.

Migrants under threat

Fri, 13/05/2011
The theme for World Migratory Bird Day 2011 is 'Land use changes from a bird’s-eye view' and it highlights the negative effects human activities are having on migratory birds, their habitats and the planet’s natural environment

Gaining weight, but not yet waterproof: penguins still need care

Wed, 11/05/2011
400 penguins remain in the rehabilitation centre on Tristan as their feathers are still in too poor condition for release.

Washed rockhoppers get ready for release

Mon, 18/04/2011
All washed penguins are being kept in newly created pools to swim and feed in the run up to their release back into the wild.

Conservation Leadership Programme announces award winners for 2011

Mon, 18/04/2011
The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) has announced this year’s 30 award-winning projects in 19 different countries, worth a total of $492,000