Conservation and environmental news & publications: France
France destroys illegal ivory
France today destroyed three tonnes of seized ivory
World Heritage Sites now ‘no-go’ for Total
Total to stay out of World Heritage Sites while Soco plans seismic testing in Virunga.
World Heritage Committee requests cancelation of Virunga oil permits
World Heritage Committee today requested the cancelation of oil exploration permits in Virunga ...
WWF presses Total for protection of World Heritage Sites
WWF is calling for assurances from Total that it will keep out of DRC’s Virunga National Park and ...
France urged to champion Virunga at Francophonie Summit
Leaders of French speaking nations are gathering Oct 12-14 in Democratic Republic of the Congo ...
UN recognizes wildlife crime as threat to rule of law
Poaching and the illicit trafficking of wildlife products were raised on the floor of the United ...
APP’s double default on creditors
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) has been accused of a “double default” on international ...
Arjowiggins Graphic joins WWF International Climate Savers program
Arjowiggins Graphic, the leading manufacturer of technical and creative papers in the world has ...
WWF, Greenpeace call for suspension of bluefin fishery as tuna boats head to Libyan waters
With elements of the Mediterranean industrial bluefin tuna fleet already heading to exploit the ...
Lights out on Bosphorus Bridge marks Earth Hour transition into Europe.
Lights going out on Istanbul’s Bosphorus Bridge was a fitting way to mark Earth Hour’s transition ...