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Shearwaters feeding off Senegal ©Sylla

A breakthrough in marine conservation within the...

Fri, 11/12/2015
The BirdLife International Marine Programme (BIMP) and Africa Partnership secretariat share a goal to achieve conservation objectives for seabirds and marine resources with a focus on West and North African regions through the Alcyon Project.

Collaboration to enhance management of...

Tue, 24/11/2015
BirdLife International and the East African Community have joined forces to promote the protection of the environment, conservation of key transboundary ecosystems, and sustainable utilization of natural resources in the Eastern Africa region.

New Threats to Zambian Grey Crowned Crane...

Wed, 18/11/2015
The beauty of the Crowned Cranes makes them sought after by private collectors, captive breeding facilities and zoos all over the world. The Grey Crowned Crane’s population has significantly reduced due to their capture and trade to satisfy this demand.

The BirdLife Africa Partnership begins a new...

Mon, 02/11/2015
The BirdLife Council for the Africa Partnership (CAP) meeting recently took place from 9th to14th October at the Royal Senchi Hotel in Akosombo, Ghana. It was hosted by Ghana WildLife Society (GWS), the BirdLife Partner in Ghana, under the theme “Reaching out for the benefit of nature and people in Africa".

Alarming decrease of waterbird populations in...

Tue, 06/10/2015
Status of the East Atlantic Flyway 2014 - Alarming decrease of waterbird populations in West Africa: over one million birds missing in Banc d’Arguin and Bijagos Archipelago.

Canada's Minister of the Environment...

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

Birds in Europe 3, 2, 1… launch!

Thu, 05/04/2012
100 ornithologists and stakeholders from 40 countries met in the southern Czech town of Mikulov to launch the exciting three-year project “Birds in Europe 3”. The overall goal is to collate the best available data on the distribution, trends and abundance of all European bird species, and produce the third assessment of their population status.

Baltic seaduck take a dive

Thu, 01/12/2011
On Wednesday 1 December, a new report presenting the results of a census of wintering waterbirds in the Baltic Sea has been launched. The studies reveal that overall numbers have declined by more than 40% since the 1990s.

Music and Migration II : a musical appeal to stop...

Tue, 15/11/2011
UK/DK Music label 'Second Language' releases Music and Migration II in support of BirdLife Malta's campaign against illegal bird killing

BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement...

Wed, 05/10/2011
BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of building materials, launched a biodiversity partnership.

BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement...

Mon, 19/09/2011
BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement have signed a co-operation agreement to further improve the protection of biodiversity at quarrying sites.

SalvaNATURA cumple 7 años en investigación...

Fri, 12/11/2010
Durante el décimo cuarto Congreso de la Sociedad Mesoamericana para la Biología y la Conservación, que se celebra en San José Costa Rica, SalvaNATURA dará a conocer los resultados de 7 años de labor en la investigación científica sobre biodiversidad.

Participa en la VIII Maratón de Aves de El...

Fri, 15/10/2010
Este 16 y 17 de Octubre, SalvaNATURA celebrará el Festival Mundial de las Aves en El Salvador, con la VIII Maratón de Aves.