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Countdown 2030: four lessons from the first month of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

Wed, 07/07/2021

We are one month on from the launch of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration, with ano

Bees and other pollinators are increasingly threatened by human activities © Seydou Nacro

Natural compost helps women farmers in Burkina Faso get better yields

Wed, 07/07/2021
Natural compost is a reliable alternative to chemical fertilizers in improving agricultural yields for women farmers in Burkina Faso, while promoting conservation of micro-organisms and insects, ensuring the survival of migratory birds and optimal pollination of crops.
Without a team of CLP alumni, the grey-breasted parakeet would still be plummeting towards extinction © Fábio Nunes

Call for applications: Conservation Leadership Programme team awards

Wed, 07/07/2021
CLP is delighted to invite applications to our 2022 Team Awards from teams of early-career conservationists leading critical projects worldwide. All applications must be submitted using the online platform by 11:59pm GMT on 10 October 2021.

Press release: European Parliament approves budget to continue the destruction of nature at sea

Tue, 06/07/2021
Business as usual and mass funding of nature destruction under new European Maritime Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund
Photos from #TheRaceIsOn campaign to drive action at global conferences in 2021 © Shutterstock

Nature-positive by 2030: one big global goal for nature

Mon, 05/07/2021
Biodiversity loss and climate change: two inextricably linked existential threats. Since 2015, we’ve had the universal climate goal of ‘1.5 degrees or under’. Now: introducing a Global Goal for Nature, what ‘nature-positive’ means and how it will be measured.
Belum Temengor Forest is home to all ten species of Malaysian hornbill © Yeap Chin Aik / MNS

Discover our exciting new projects to fund forest conservation worldwide

Fri, 02/07/2021
BirdLife’s Forest Landscape Sustainability Accelerator is finding innovative new ways to support forest conservation in the long term. At this year’s online conference, we welcomed exciting new projects from BirdLife Partners across the world.
The Helmeted Hornbill is now Critically Endangered due to hunting © Shutterstock

4 ways we’re fighting the illegal bird trade thanks to your support

Thu, 01/07/2021
The illegal bird trade is driving Asia’s birds to extinction: but with your help, we can turn things around. Here are just a few areas where the donations of BirdLife supporters have made a real impact over the past year.