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  • Visual performance arts emphasising the importance of biodiversity conservation

    Environmental education through art

    22.02.2017

    With funding support from the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF), the Cambodian Rural Development Team (CRDT), which is active in nine villages over four communes and two districts in Stung Treng Province, has been working on a project called “...

  • Blog: Banning of Ketoprofen - Yet another milestone in saving the vultures of Bangladesh

    16.02.2017

    In January, Bangladesh banned the vulture-toxic veterinary drug, Ketoprofen in two Vulture Safe Zones (VSZs) in an attempt to protect the country’s remaining vulture population from extinction. The banning of this drug has cumulated from two years of...

  • IUCN’s Petch Manopawitr and fellow panellists at the Forum’s SDG 14 ‘Life below water’ panel discussion.

    The business community: Partners for a sustainable future

    07.02.2017

    If there are three words that could sum up the spirit of the Responsible Business Forum (RBF) on Sustainable Development which took place in Singapore in November, they would be ‘Innovation’, ‘Collaboration’ and ‘Action’.

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