Global Conservation Webinar: Convention on Biological Diversity 3/30-Members Exclusive

Most grantmakers are familiar with the UN Climate Conference, established at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio De Janeiro. Whatever their specific funding priorities and strategies are, everyone understands the importance of global alignment to combat climate change. The UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) isn’t as well-known but was initiated at the same time, bringing civil society, business, and governments together to set conservation targets and legally binding agreements to protect biodiversity.

In this webinar, three experts on global biodiversity policy explained why all environment and conservation funders should know about the Convention on Biological Diversity and share examples of how […]

2020-04-03T08:36:16-07:00April 3rd, 2020|Global Conservation, Resources|Comments Off on Global Conservation Webinar: Convention on Biological Diversity 3/30-Members Exclusive

Eleventh hour support for vaquitas at CITES meeting but urgent action still needed on tackling illegal wildlife trade globally

The 69th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) has come to a close in Geneva(Dec) having tackled the largest agenda with the largest number of participants ever.

From WWF Global

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2018-02-21T08:50:47-08:00February 21st, 2018|Global Conservation, Mexico Conservation, News|Comments Off on Eleventh hour support for vaquitas at CITES meeting but urgent action still needed on tackling illegal wildlife trade globally