Asia

Asian migratory bird sanctuaries may soar as new eco-tourism haven

This World Migratory Bird Day, the United Nations launched an eco-tourism plan that promotes bird conservation and livelihood development, enabling globe-trotting tourists to become protectors of t

16 May 2014

Hong Kong burns ivory stockpile

Work begins on destroying 28 tonnes of elephant tusks over the course of a year in move to combat illegal wildlife trade.

15 May 2014

2014/019: Stakeholder Meeting on the Conservation of Large Mammals in Central Asia

The Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals is pleased to inform you of the date and venue of the Stakeholder Meeting on the Conservation of L

08 May 2014

The Kyrgyz Republic – the 120th Party to UNEP/CMS

Bonn, 1 May 2014 - CMS welcomes the Central Asian Kyrgyz Republic as the 120th Party to the Convention with effect from 1 May 2014.

01 May 2014