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Mon, 25/04/2011 - 23:56

Three staff in the BirdLife Pacific Secretariat recently returned from a two week trip to Kadavu, Fiji in search of the Collared Petrel. Jez Bird (Pacific marine Important Bird Area Co-ordinator) here recounts some of the adventures he ...

Pacific

Trucks and timber seized after Asity Madagascar intervenes

Mon, 25/04/2011 - 07:45

In a joint operation with police, local communities and Government officers, and forestry officials, Asity Madagascar (BirdLife in Madagascar) has struck a blow against illegal l...

Africa

Proud moment as BirdLife Partnership in Africa launches Local Conservation Groups report

Fri, 08/04/2011 - 12:16

The BirdLife Partners in Africa have published a report on their experience of working with Local Conservation Groups ...

Africa

BirdLife South Africa’s Bird Clubs & Branches

Sat, 19/03/2011 - 09:56

This report is part of a project which aims to capture, document and disseminate these experiences and the lessons learned from them. The review is part of a project funded by the Aage V. Jens...

Africa

The Network of Important Bird Areas in Québec, Canada

Sat, 19/03/2011 - 09:43

The purpose of this report is to explore the emerging Important Bird Area (IBA) Caretaker Network in Québec within the Canadian context with the goal of furthering our understanding of w...

Americas

Local Conservation Groups in Malawi – Partnerships for conservation and development

Sat, 19/03/2011 - 09:35

This report is part of a project which aims to capture, document and disseminate these experiences and the lessons learned...

Africa

The Indian Bird Conservation Network

Sat, 19/03/2011 - 08:56

This report is part of a project which aims to capture, document and disseminate these experiences and the lessons learned from them. The review is part of a project funded by the Aage V. Jensen Foundation To read this re...

Asia

The IBA Caretaker Network in Poland

Sat, 19/03/2011 - 08:55

The purpose of this report is to explore and analyse the IBA Caretaker Network in Poland with the goal of furthering our understanding of what makes, motivates and inspires Caretakers, what opportunities and challenges they ...

Europe and Central Asia

The IBA Local Conservation Groups Network in Chiapas and Yucatan Peninsula- México

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 14:59

Several BirdLife Partners are demonstrating success in establishing and coordinating Local Conservation Networks. This report is...

Americas

The involvement of Local Conservation Groups in IBA conservation in the Himas of Lebanon

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 14:53

The purpose of this report is to explore and analyse the IBA Caretaker Network in Lebanon with the goal of furthering ...

Middle East

The Danish IBA Caretaker Network

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 14:37

The purpose of this report is to explore and analyse the IBA Caretaker Network in Denmark with the goal of furthering our understanding of what makes, motivates and inspires Caretakers, what opportunities and challenges they face,...

Europe and Central Asia

The Greek IBA Caretaker Network

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 14:12

The purpose of this report is to explore and analyse the IBA Caretaker Network in Greece with the goal of furthering our understanding of what makes, motivates and inspires Caretakers, what opportunities and challenges they face, an...

Europe and Central Asia

Networks of care

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 13:19

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. More than half of Poland’s 140 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) are over 15,000 hectares. The biggest of all, Tuchola Forest, covers 360,000 hectares. Simply monitoring sites of this size is a for...

Europe and Central Asia

Saving Malawi IBAs

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 11:30

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. In Malawi, the Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi (WESM, BirdLife Affiliate) operates through nine branches covering the entire country, supported by a national secretariat in B...

Africa

Volunteering the Danish Way

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 10:40

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. Bird conservation in Denmark has a long history and DOF, the Danish BirdLife Partner, is one of the oldest nature conservation societies in Europe. In 2002, inspired by ...

Europe and Central Asia

Working for Lebanese IBAs

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 10:31

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. From its establishment in 1986, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon (SPNL, BirdLife in Lebanon)  advocated the establishment of a national protected areas pr...

Middle East

Prioritising nature people

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 09:16

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. Mexico’s protected areas often include human settlements, with a great diversity of cultures and traditions of land management and natural resource use. The people who use...

Americas

Caretaker network in Greece

Fri, 18/03/2011 - 09:13

To view the original PDF of this World Birdwatch article, click here. The Hellenic Ornithological Society (HOS, BirdLife in Greece) is one of the largest membership based conservation non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Greece. In ord...

Europe and Central Asia