Mon, 18/05/2015 - 08:07
This 7th and last article in the series about 'women in conservation' lists the main lessons learned from the 5 ‘Women in Healthy Sustainable Societies’ (WHSS) projects that were implemented between May 2014 ...
Thu, 14/05/2015 - 09:46
When women talk to us it is like they are singingAccording to one young moran (warrior), speaking during a discussion about women’s participation in conservation decision making: “When w...
Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:05
Small can be beautifulThis was again clearly shown by the recently completed small grant project under the Women in Healthy Sustainable Societies programme at the Echuya Forest Reserve Important...
Thu, 26/02/2015 - 09:21
We need more women in conservation!“Women do a lot of things and they do it perfectly. However when it comes to conservation, they are supposed to be behind. Why?”This question was not asked by a woman, but by a man called George Gathu. George is one of ...
Mon, 06/08/2012 - 03:03
Last June, a team of scientists and technicians joined the Ornithological Society of Polynesia-Manu (SOP-Manu - BirdLife in French Polynesia) to survey the flora and fauna of remote atolls i...
Fri, 27/07/2012 - 00:49
In total, 51% of all threatened birds are being driven towards extinction by invasive alien species. The problem is especially acute on oceanic islands where 75% of threatened birds are affected.
In an effort to address this serious threat, ...