Biosfera is a renowned, independent national NGO, implementing innovative conservation initiatives on several islands to conserve multiple species, while raising awareness at the national and regional level. The organisation began its activities in 2006 and was officially created in May 2010.
The Mission of Biosfera is to promote the defence of the conservation of coastal and marine species and their habitats and mobilise Cape Verdean civil society to protect the environment.
t is with heavy hearts that we honour and say good-bye to Tony Wood, former BirdLife Zimbabwe President and Vice-President. Tony suffered a stroke at home late on Saturday afternoon 11th September and passed away on Sunday 12th September 2021.
When ancient Egyptian artists painted strange but lifelike geese on the side a tomb 4,600 years ago, they could never have expected they would become the subject of rigorous modern scientific study. But are these geese an extinct species, or just a flight of artistic fancy? We ask the experts.