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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

Birds indicate a planet in peril, but investing...

Thu, 20/06/2013
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.

New Chairman for BirdLife International

Wed, 19/06/2013
BirdLife’s incoming Chairman Khaled Anis Irani is President of The Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN, BirdLife Partner in Jordan).

Trading the desk for fitness, rejuvenation and...

Wed, 19/06/2013
Everyday screen-based work can sometimes take toll on productivity, creativity and even health if not well managed. Even staff at the BirdLife Africa Partnership Secretariat in Nairobi knows this resorting to simple yet revitalising remedies to cope with daily pressures of life

BirdLife World Congress, the most energising and...

Mon, 17/06/2013
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.

Biodiversity and ecosystem services play a...

Sun, 16/06/2013
Investing in biodiversity for human well-being and development was on the agenda at the recently held Trondheim Biodiversity Conference.

Promoting evidence-based bird conservation: a...

Fri, 14/06/2013

There is a growing trend in nature conservation towards making decisions based on the b

Dr Alberto Yanosky has been recognised for his outstanding work and lifetime contribution that has furthered the understanding and practice of conservation in Paraguay (National Geographic)

Guyra’s Yanosky recognised as a leader of...

Fri, 14/06/2013
Dr Alberto Yanosky, Executive Director of BirdLife Partner Guyra Paraguay, has won the 2013 National Geographic Society/Buffett Award for Leadership in Latin American Conservation.

European experts on illegal killing of birds...

Thu, 06/06/2013
At the end of May bird conservation experts met in Tunis at the Week on Conservation of Birds to identify ways forward to tackle illegal killing of birds. During the event, BirdLife Europe Partners shared best practices on key issues, such as bird poisoning, law enforcement measures and awareness strategies.

Giant Ibis Transport become first BirdLife...

Thu, 06/06/2013
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High Court decision won’t diminish strong case to...

Thu, 06/06/2013
Forest & Bird (BirdLife in New Zealand) is disappointed with the High Court’s decision today related to an Australian mining company’s plan to mine the Denniston Plateau...