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Concensus reached at the eleventh hour of CBD...

Sat, 20/10/2012
At 2AM this morning countries agreed targets to double support for conservation from developed to developing countries to 10 billion US Dollars by 2015

Conserving South Asia's vultures

Thu, 18/10/2012
No vultures will be left in India and the rest of South Asia if immediate steps are not taken for their conservation, NGOs have warned at the CBD CoP 11

Empowering the Grassroots Megaposter

Wed, 17/10/2012
BirdLife has won the COP 11 Jury Choice Award for the “Mega-poster” exhibition and competition organised by the CBD Secretariat’s Biodiversity for Development Unit.

Working together out of poverty

Wed, 17/10/2012
A look at what the BirdLife Partnership is doing to help eradicate poverty

Marine conservation e-Atlas marks a breakthrough...

Mon, 15/10/2012
The e-Atlas covers 3,000 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) and is the first global inventory of important sites for the conservation of migratory marine species

Into the deep unknown – scientists unveil the...

Mon, 15/10/2012
Safeguarding the world’s oceans is a global undertaking, and BirdLife has provided scientific data and policy support at COP11 in Hyderabad.

Sharing experiences on effective biodiversity...

Mon, 15/10/2012
The major role corporates have to play in conservation in relation to sustainable development models for India and Japan was discussed at a COP11 side event

Filling the information gap: how bird data can...

Fri, 12/10/2012
Assisting governments in develop National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAPs) is the purpose of a new guide made available this week at COP11.

Using ecosystem services for better decision-...

Thu, 11/10/2012
A new report entitled 'Conserving biodiversity and delivering ecosystem services at Important Bird Areas in Nepal' has been launched at the CBD COP in Hyderabad, India.

CBD COP11: what BirdLife wants

Wed, 10/10/2012
Here are BirdLife’s main asks of Parties at COP11, which opens on the 8 October in Hyderabad, India.

Invest Now or Pay More for Biodiversity Losses...

Tue, 09/10/2012
As the UN’s Convention on Biological Diversity kicks off, Conservation International, BirdLife and TNC challenge world leaders to raise development aid by 20 percent and domestic budgets for biodiversity by 10 percent

BirdLife International’s Position on Selected...

Sun, 30/09/2012
Here you can access BirdLife's Policy briefing on our main asks of Parties at COP 11.

Policy briefing on Marine and Coastal Biodiversity

Sat, 29/09/2012
Here you can access BirdLife's Policy briefing on Marine and coastal biodiversity: Identification of ecologically or biologically significant marine areas

BirdLife’s work with the Convention on Biological...

Thu, 20/09/2012
BirdLife works with the CBD through the Conference of the Parties, the scientific and technical advisory body, and the CBD Secretariat.