Presentation: Items 9, 14, 15, 17 and 19
Presentation: Resource Mobilization, GEF Capacity-building and Synergies
Presentation: The Protocols
An international team of researchers have shown that vulnerable coral populations in the eastern tropical Pacific have been completely isolated from the rest of the Pacific Ocean for at least the past two decades.
[THIRUVANANTHAPURAM] Following scientific determination that Tiger moth, or Asota caricae, is responsible for unexplained fevers, researchers in Kerala state have begun developing a kit capable of quickly diagnosing lepidopterism, a disease caused by moth allergens.
In 2013, Indonesia declared the whale shark a protected species, hoping to put a dent in the thriving trade in its body and parts which was pushing the world’s largest fish toward extinction.
Environmental audit committee calls for ban after hearing that microbeads harm marine life and enter the food chain
Extreme weather in Mexico this year has killed an estimated 7 percent of the monarch butterfly population. The long-term survival of the butterfly may be threatened.
Five years ago, just after archaeologist Marcy Rockman joined the National Park Service’s new climate change response program, the GOP-controlled Congress slashed its budget by 70 percent.
What to do about the African elephant poaching crisis looms large ahead of next month’s major international wildlife trade meeting.
Recently, a tomato insect pest, Tuta absoluta, swept across Nigeria, devastating tomato fields and leading to immeasurable financial losses and emotional trauma. T. absoluta originated from the Andean region in South America.
In December 2015 in Paris, the world's leaders agreed to keep global average temperature rise well below 2°C above pre-industrial values.
Invasions from alien species such as Japanese Knotweed and grey squirrels threaten the economies and livelihoods of residents of some of the world's poorest nations, new University of Exeter research shows.
Hydropower development is booming, with controversial projects unfolding across the Americas, Africa, Asia and Europe.
Report of the Expert Group Meeting on Article 10 of the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-sharing
Report of the Compliance Committee under the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization on the Work of Its First Meeting
Annotated Provisional Agenda
Presentation: 4. Agenda Items 3 to 8
Presentation: 3. Agenda Items 1 and 2
Presentation: 2. Agenda Items
Presentation: 1. Overview and Events
Most countries in the world have little capacity to deal effectively with invasive species, a study suggests.
MEXICO CITY, Aug 22 2016 (IPS) - In July 2015, the Mexican government granted a U.S. corporation permission for the use of genetic material obtained in Mexican territory for commercial and non-commercial purposes, in one of the cases that has fuelled concern in Latin America about the profit-ori ...
As tourists continue to pursue animal sightings, are other types of conservation being overlooked?
Asia Pacific - Regional leaders gathered this month in Brunei Darussalam to discuss ways to slow, halt and reverse deforestation in the Asia-Pacific.