Conservation news & stories
Urgent international action needed following elephant poaching statistics in Mozambique
Up to 900 elephants died in northern Mozambique over a three year period according to the latest ...
Umpire gives Australia yellow card on Great Barrier Reef protection
For the second year in a row, the World Heritage Committee has told Australia to better protect the ...
Paper path to sustainability and social responsibility unveiled
Starting today, more than 100 civil society groups including WWF will be promoting a Global ...
Virunga oil permits should be cancelled, UNESCO rules
Oil, gas and mineral exploration and exploitation are incompatible with World Heritage status ...
Governments should reject new Japanese whale hunt plan
A proposal to resume whaling would misuse science to cover for commercial whaling
Oil company Soco not to drill in Virunga World Heritage Site
Soco International PLC will end its operations in Africa’s oldest national park and also is ...
Civil society organisations warn governments: Stand with us, or step aside
More than 100 people held a demonstration in Bonn today, outside the hotel where the Ministers of ...
Countries tread water on Indian Ocean fisheries rules
After five days of deliberations, member states of the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) ...
New species discoveries in the Greater Mekong
A giant flying squirrel, a skydiving gecko, a fish that mates head-to-head, and an eyeless ...
Investments may make or break climate change
A new International Energy Agency (IEA) report says that the current trend of energy investments ...
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