Africa

Botswana: Bio-Diversity Important to Economy

Deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Thabang Botsoma says biodiversity and ecosystem are vital to the economy and development of

14 February 2018

South African lions eat 'poacher', leaving just his head

A suspected big cat poacher has been eaten by lions near the Kruger National Park in South Africa, police say.

BBC

12 February 2018

Kenya's first Olympic alpine skier becomes UN Environment Mountain Hero

Sabrina Wanjiku Simader, Africa’s “snow leopard”, has been designated UN Environment’s first Mountain Hero

09 February 2018

Education is key to protecting nature

The world is slowly becoming environmentally conscious.

09 February 2018

Führender Elfenbein-Ermittler erstochen

Er kämpfte jahrzehntelang gegen den illegalen Handel mit Elfenbein von Elefanten und Rhinozeros-Hörnern. Jetzt ist Esmond Bradley-Martin tot in Nairobi aufgefunden worden.

05 February 2018

Leading ivory trade investigator killed in Kenya

Esmond Martin, whose groundbreaking investigations contributed to the fight against elephant poaching, died after being stabbed at his home in Nairobi

05 February 2018

2018/002: Roadmap for the Conservation of the African Wild Ass 2017-2027

The CMS Secretariat is pleased to announce that the Roadmap for the Conservation of the African Wild Ass has been published as part of our Technical Series documents.

05 February 2018

Asesinado en Kenia un experto estadounidense en tráfico ilegal de marfil

El investigador Esmond Bradley Martin, de 75 años, ha sido acuchillado en Nairobi. En agosto otro protector de los animales fue abatido en Tanzania

05 February 2018

Rwanda expands gorilla home

Rwanda has got a new additional habitat for its growing population of rare mountain gorillas, the Gorilla Berengei Berengei.

24 January 2018