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Anchoring a Green Recovery in São Tomé and Príncipe

Tue, 28/07/2020
In wake of the COVID-19, BirdLife is adapting its conservation programmes in São Tomé and Príncipe islands to address the economic and social crisis caused by the pandemic, seeking to herald a green future in this island state.
Rhinoceros Hornbill © Yeap Chin Aik

Why birds are the answer to saving Malaysian forests

Mon, 27/07/2020
Often dressed in bright colours and with absurdly bulky bills, hornbills are remarkable-looking birds. But their value goes far beyond their aesthetics: they have become the key to saving some of Malaysia’s most precious forests.

External Dimension of the European Common Fisheries Policy

Thu, 23/07/2020

While EU fish stocks are severely overfished, around 1,000 European vessels are authori

Dr David Boyd at a demonstration in Norway

Interview with UN rapporteur Dr David Boyd: the power of human rights

Wed, 22/07/2020
Dr David Boyd, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment, and a supporter of our #1Planet1Right campaign, speaks to BirdLife on why nature is a human right, the process required to make it so, and whether this ambitious goal is even feasible...
Ghoubel wind project in Djibouti, near Lake Assal © Jean Marie Takoule

Why we need to balance Ghana's energy needs with conservation

Mon, 20/07/2020
In Ghana, renewable energy is a rapidly-growing industry. As demand increases, the country urgently needs to ensure these developments have a minimal impact on the country's birds and biodiversity. Here's what needs to be done get the balance right.
The Ruby-throated Hummingbird features on ABC's logo

ABC joins the flock!

Fri, 17/07/2020
The latest member of the BirdLife family becomes our second partner in the United States; brings Partnership total to 116

EU Biodiversity Strategy: are we on the right track to protect nature?

Fri, 17/07/2020
A couple months ago, the European Commission heeded the desperate call of the scientific community and multiple generations. They adopted an ambitious Biodiversity Strategy, that reflects the reality of the environmental crisis we are facing. So, are we really on the right track to protect nature?

For real food security, we need nature-friendly farming

Fri, 17/07/2020

Think we need more intensive farming for food security? Think again.

Indian Quarries attract birds

Thu, 16/07/2020
In a recent study 117 bird species, six of which are endemic to the subcontinent, wer