Quantcast

News

We believe that our actions are providing both practical and sustainable solutions benefiting Nature and People. BirdLife News are the most signification examples of BirdLife Partnership project from every corner of the globe. And it is the way the world’s biggest conservation Partnership talks with you about environmental emergencies and conservation successes. You’re welcome to start conversations with BirdLife authors by adding comments to the articles and if you are a blogger you can help us by embedding those widgets in your site.

Don’t want to miss any News from BirdLife International? Follow our News by Email


Zambian children in a Spring Alive event. Photo: Victor Siingwa

A little story from spring alive

Wed, 09/12/2015 - 15:38

Every once in a while, you come across a little story that makes you smile, makes you breathe a sigh of hope. A small act that could be easily missed, but which represents something a lot bigger. This story is one of those stories.

Africa Zambia Local Empowerment - Europe and Central Asia

Douglas Rainsford Tompkins, 72, one of the Earth’s foremost conservationists

Defender of nature Douglas Tompkins dies in tragic accident

Wed, 09/12/2015 - 14:34

Douglas Rainsford Tompkins, 72, one of the Earth’s foremost conservationists, died following a kayaking accident in Chilean Patagonia. Douglas and his wife, Kristin McDivitt Tompkins, have supported conservation projects which included acquiring roughly 2.2 million acres in Patagonia to make the world’s largest private nature reserve.

Worldwide Chile

Re-COP - Day 10 at the Paris COP21 summit on climate change

Wed, 09/12/2015 - 08:42

We're blogging from inside the COP21 summit in Paris - follow our updates here.

Worldwide Climate Change

Biological monitoring on Kayangel Atoll handed over to the local people

Wed, 09/12/2015 - 00:10

It is a key objective of BirdLife and its country partners to develop the skills of the local communities to manage and protect their own natural resources. On Kayangel Atoll, home to the endangered Micronesian megapode, four years of working together and training has enabled the Department of Natural Resources and Conservation Services of Kayangel to take over biological monitoring,

Pacific Palau Climate Change

iBird Application to help monitor ecological helth

iBird to support monitoring of ecological health in Palau

Tue, 08/12/2015 - 23:24

In Palau, technology in the form of iPods and the iBird application, is helping in the response to the threats of climate change to this Micronesian nation. And it is the local BirdLife partner, Palau Conservation Society (PCS), in association with BirdLife and the Aage V. Jensen Foundation, that is providing these innovative tools.

Pacific Palau Climate Change

Now The Netherlands joins fight to save Europe's Nature Laws

Tue, 08/12/2015 - 15:13

The Netherlands has today joined the ten EU countries who've already publicly stood up for Europe’s key nature laws.

Europe and Central Asia Netherlands Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) - Europe and Central Asia

Re-COP - Day 9 at the United Nations summit for the climate

Tue, 08/12/2015 - 08:40

We're blogging from inside the COP21 summit in Paris - follow our updates here.

Worldwide Climate Change

Reed Cormorant (Microcarbo africanus) Photo: HIH Princess Takamado

The Eyes of the Cormorant

Mon, 07/12/2015 - 10:05

‘Through the Lens’, Fujingaho Magazine, December 2015

Asia Japan

Re-COP - Day 8 from Paris at the UN Climate Summit

Mon, 07/12/2015 - 09:43

We're blogging from inside the COP21 summit in Paris - follow our updates here.

Worldwide Climate Change

Re-COP - Weekend Edition

Sat, 05/12/2015 - 07:00

We're blogging from inside the COP21 summit in Paris - follow our updates here.

Worldwide Climate Change

Re-COP - Day 5 at the United Nations Climate Summit in Paris, France

Fri, 04/12/2015 - 08:00

We're blogging from inside the COP21 summit in Paris - follow our updates here.

Worldwide Climate Change