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The right renewables? Location, location,...

Tue, 25/06/2013
High profile speakers, including Henry Paulson Jr, Patricia Bliss-Guest and Stephen Rumsey explored strategies and experiences in working with renewable energy developments.

BirdLife World Congress honours work of seven...

Sun, 23/06/2013
BirdLife has used its Partnership Awards to recognise the exceptional contributions of an unprecedented seven Partner organisations.

Core contributions and service to the BirdLife...

Sun, 23/06/2013
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.

BirdLife International partners with Wattpad in...

Sat, 22/06/2013
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.

A future for the Hooded Grebe

Sat, 22/06/2013
The Argentinian Government has announced plans for a National Park in Patagonia, helping to safeguard a future for the Critically Endangered Hooded Grebe

The President of Sierra Leone, His Excellency...

Sat, 22/06/2013
Transcript of a video message by the President of Sierra Leone where he pledges to continue to work with the BirdLife Partnership to protect the Gola Forest.

Video - BirdLife 90th Anniversary Gala...

Fri, 21/06/2013
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!

Canada's Minister of the Environment...

Fri, 21/06/2013
BirdLife International is a remarkable organization that demonstrates the considerable value of cooperation.

Fishing for success: reducing seabird bycatch in...

Fri, 21/06/2013
What do we know about seabird bycatch in each continent, region or nation? How can we stop these unnecessary deaths of seabirds? These were the two key questions that were discussed at the BirdLife World Congress, in Canada, in a dedicated workshop that listed Birdlife's priorities and objectives for the next years.

Swarovski Optik supports new conservation...

Thu, 20/06/2013
Together with the support of Swarovski Optik, international conservation organisations are undertaking a new joint initiative to save the threatened Canada Warbler and related migratory boreal forest species.

New BirdLife Global Council elected

Thu, 20/06/2013
Before every BirdLife World Congress, the entire Global Partnership meets to debate and endorse strategic issues, and elect new officers.

BirdLife International World Congress Sponsors

Thu, 20/06/2013
BirdLife International greatly appreciates the support that has made World Congress possible.

Introducing the 'Hook Pod'

Thu, 20/06/2013
A new ingenious device - the 'Hook Pod' - has been designed to keep albatrosses from being hooked.

Children along the flyway make Spoon-billed...

Thu, 20/06/2013

Five hundred children from 7 countries joined together in making an animation on the li

The BirdLife 2020 strategy

Thu, 20/06/2013

BirdLife's vision of a world rich in biodiversity where nature and people live together

The BirdLife Partnership's achievements and...

Thu, 20/06/2013

BirdLife exists to conserve nature by supporting local conservation around the world.

Now it’s 121: five new countries join the world’s...

Thu, 20/06/2013
The BirdLife Partnership voted in five more organisations from Croatia, Fiji, Montenegro, Morocco and Serbia at the recent BirdLife Global Partnership Meeting

Saving the world's most threatened birds

Thu, 20/06/2013

Over 1,300 bird species are threatened with extinction, and a total of 197 Critically E