Park ranger murdered while trying to protect Congo's rare gorillas

Munganga Nzonga Jacques died in a region of Kahuzi Biega national park previously believed to be safe for the gorillas

The Guardian/Mongabay

20 October 2016

Grauergorillas vom Aussterben bedroht

Weil sie sich auf dem Boden bewegen, sind sie einfach zu jagen: Der Bestand an Grauergorillas im Kongo ist drastisch geschrumpft.

20 October 2016

World's mammals being eaten into extinction, report warns

First global assessment finds 301 species are primarily at risk from human hunting for the bushmeat trade

19 October 2016

We can save elephants. But can we save wild elephants?

Elephants will certainly survive. But it may only be in ‘fortress’ conservation parks. Is there any way to allow elephants to stay wild?

18 October 2016

Monaco - Champion of Marine Species Conservation – the First Fruits

At the ceremony where the Migratory Species Champion Programme was launched on the eve of the CMS COP11 in Quito in 2014, the Government of the Principality of Monaco received the Champion award for its commitment to the conservation of marine species for the triennium 2015-2017.

14 October 2016

African Lions on the Brink: A Conversation with Lion Expert Craig Packer

With roars that rend the African night, lions have captured our imaginations since the dawn of humankind.

11 October 2016

Africa must not become one big game park

African wildlife is threatened as never before but the will to enforce conservation must come from within the continent.

09 October 2016

A Johannesburg, la Cites a renforcé la protection de nombreuses espèces menacées

Pour cette COP17, 17e réunion depuis la signature d’un accord intergouvernemental, en 1973, de nombreuses espèces de la faune et de la flore en danger ont obte
05 October 2016

2016/026: New Signatory to the Sharks MOU

The Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) in its capacity as Depositary of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migrator

04 October 2016

Das Ende der legalen Elfenbeinmärkte

Seit 1989 ist der internationale Handel mit Elfenbein tabu, nun gilt das auch auf nationaler Ebene.

04 October 2016