Protected areas


  • Strengthening the Marine Protected Area Management Network in The Mediterranean (Medpan)

    Strengthening the Marine Protected Area Management Network in The Mediterranean (Medpan
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  • Research on protected areas and their benefit to bioversity

    Research on protected areas and their benefit to bioversity... Kenya has an extensive network of protected areas including National Parks and National reserves for wildlife conservation... How do these different types of protected areas interact and what are their benefits for environment and biodiversity?
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  • Forum Marine Protected Areas of the Mediterranean (from 25th to 28th November 2012)

    Forum Marine Protected Areas of the Mediterranean (from 25th to 28th November 2012
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  • France at World Parks Congress

    17 % of terrestrial areas and 10 % of marine areas protected... Inspiring Solutions, which will be held in Sydney, Australia, from 12 to 19 November, will be an opportunity to discuss ways of speeding up measures taken to achieve the global target adopted by the Convention on Biological Diversity in 2010: for at least 17 % of terrestrial areas and 10 % of marine areas to be part of the protected area network by 2020
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  • France at World Parks Congress

    17 % of terrestrial areas and 10 % of marine areas protected... Inspiring Solutions, which will be held in Sydney, Australia, from 12 to 19 November, will be an opportunity to discuss ways of speeding up measures taken to achieve the global target adopted by the Convention on Biological Diversity in 2010: for at least 17 % of terrestrial areas and 10 % of marine areas to be part of the protected area network by 2020
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  • Training, an essential tool for conservation in Africa

    The training sessions organized by IUCN, an international NGO for nature conservation, with Senghor University, a French language university, aim to strengthen the skills of current or future protected area managers... Protected areas are gradually being taken over and there is increasing human pressure in their peripheral areas
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  • Training, an essential tool for conservation in Africa

    The training sessions organized by IUCN, an international NGO for nature conservation, with Senghor University, a French language university, aim to strengthen the skills of current or future protected area managers... Protected areas are gradually being taken over and there is increasing human pressure in their peripheral areas
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  • Documentary "Ka? Kekova'da Hayat Var" subtitled in English (funded byFrench Fund for the Global Environment Facility (GEF)

    On January 8 2013 was held in Ankara the closing meeting of Kas-Kekova Marine Protected Area (MPA) project funded by the French Fund for the Global Environment Facility (GEF) project... The project of which Ka?-Kekova is one of five pilot sites in the Mediterranean, aims to protect biodiversity and enhance the effectiveness of the management of marine protected areas
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  • Protecting, enhancing and financing biodiversity in Mexico

    On 30 July 2013, AFD, the Mexican National Forestry Commission and National Commission for Protected Areas signed an agreement to implement a pilot project in the State of Jalisco for local economic development that safeguards biodiversity-rich ecosystems. This project is based on the model of France' s Regional Nature Parks
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  • Seminar on conservation areas in the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries

    This two-day seminar allowed to those different actors from CPSP countries to debate on their experiences regarding conservation of the biodiversity, protected areas management, or human-animal conflicts. More precisely, issues such as protected area' s contributions to development, management models of protected areas and legal issues have been discussed
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