Conservation and environmental news: Greater Mekong
China signals end to domestic ivory market during destruction of illegal stockpile
The Chinese government indicated at the end of May that it was planning to eventually phase out its ...
139 Bizarre and Beautiful New Species Discovered in Greater Mekong Region
139 beautiful and bizarre new species discovered in the Greater Mekong region in 2014.
Cambodia Border Crossing and Road Threaten One of Asia’s Last Great Wilderness Areas
Some of the world’s most endangered species will be driven closer to extinction if a new border ...
WWF's Global Head and Thai Business Leaders Urge Companies to Build a Sustainable Future for Consumers and the Planet
Recognizing the global demand for business sustainability, WWF-Thailand and The Thai Chamber of ...
Greater Mekong Region One of 11 Places That Will Experience Over 80% of Future Deforestation, says WWF Report
Eleven places in the world – including the Greater Mekong region – will account for over 80 per ...
Mekong River Dolphin Death Reduces Lao National Population to Five Individuals
A deceased Irrawaddy river dolphin was discovered near the Lao-Cambodian border, bringing the total ...
Asia unites against poaching
Representatives of 13 countries and top conservation organizations met in Nepal this week to ...
World Wetlands Day 2015: Celebrating the Mekong
On World Wetlands Day, we celebrate the Mekong River and our work to protect it with communities ...
10 Asian Species Poached for Wildlife Crime
There is a poaching crisis in Asia driven by the unrelenting demand for illegal wildlife products. ...
Symposium: Zero Poaching In Asia
Nepal, the only country to have achieved zero poaching, is hosting an unprecedented anti-poaching ...