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Kids eco-camp builds a brighter future for Fijian...

Sat, 11/02/2012
A bunch of 40 energetic kids from Nabukelevu, on the Fijian island of Kadavu recently completed a two day eco-camp organized by the BirdLife International Fiji Programme. “These children are our future, and it’s what they believe now that can change our tomorrow”, said BirdLife's Miliana Ravuso.

Petrel causes a storm for New Zealand

Tue, 07/02/2012
New Zealand Storm-petrel was presumed extinct until its rediscovery by bird watchers in New Zealand's Hauraki Gulf Marine Park in 2003. A team of ornithologists have used support from The Birdlife International Community Conservation Fund to find the first strong evidence that the tiny, Critically Endangered birds are breeding in the area.

BirdLife South Africa's first Important Bird...

Mon, 06/02/2012
The newsletter includes updates on environmental education, Marine IBAs and community development.

Counting Kereru in New Zealand

Fri, 03/02/2012
All Forest & Bird (BirdLife in New Zealand) members, bird enthusiasts and Kiwi kids are being encouraged to get behind the inaugural Kereru Count this month....

BirdLife and ITTO agree to pursue common goals on...

Wed, 25/01/2012
BirdLife International and The International Tropical Timber Organisation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation between the two organisations.

PAOC 13 - Call for Abstracts

Thu, 19/01/2012
The PAOCC invites all participants to submit abstracts for the PAOC 13.

Biodiversity survey of Tokelau

Wed, 11/01/2012
Sun hats, sunscreen and long sleeved shirts were a necessity in a biodiversitysurvey recently conducted by Mere Valu – Conservation Officer from the BirdLife Fiji Programme - alongside a team of scientists from the Pacific region in two atolls in the Tokelau Islands...

Submit your best photos to a World Wetlands Day...

Wed, 04/01/2012
Showcase the beauty of wetlands along with your talent! From Jan. 3-20, 2012 upload your best photos to a Flickr site and have your image showcased on World Wetlands Day this February 2.

e-petition calls to save the last Houbara...

Mon, 02/01/2012
AAO-BirdLife in Tunisia have started an e-petition to mobilise international support for new poaching threats to the remaining Houbara Bustard populations of Tunisia.

Timor Bush-warbler rediscovered

Fri, 30/12/2011
A paper published online in BirdLife’s journal, Bird Conservation International reports the rediscovery of the Timor Bush-warbler in Timor-Leste

Habitat danger for Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher

Mon, 26/12/2011
The illegal felling of mature trees on La Digue island, the stronghold of the Critically Endangered Seychelles Paradise-flycatcher has been exposed by the local media.

Bird photo contest to award $10,000 to winner

Sat, 24/12/2011
Lynx Edicions announces the launch of the first edition of the HBW World Bird Photo contest. The competition offers photographers a chance to win a first prize of US$10,000

First announcement: Council for the Africa...

Thu, 22/12/2011
The next Council for the Africa Partnership meeting will take place in Kenya between 26 and 30 March 2012. Read all about it!