The mission of GREPOM, defined around the conservation of wild birds and their habitats in Morocco, is based on the concept of sustainable development, including the well-being of human populations in relation to nature. In order to achieve its missions, GREPOM is involved in all the fields upstream of bird conservation: improvement of ecological knowledge, environmental education and public awareness, design and application of technical tools and reference systems, environmental assessments, human development, etc.
This October, ASITY Madagascar (BirdLife Partner) released the first ever summary report on the state of the country’s bird populations. The publication reveals that many of the island’s birds are in urgent decline – but also points the way towards solutions founded on past successes.
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.