Africa

El brote de langostas del Cuerno de África ya se extiende por una docena de países

La explosión de insectos, ligada al cambio climático, se acentúa con su reproducción a ambas orillas del Mar Rojo

22 February 2020

Giraffe extinct in 7 countries, warn experts

A century ago, more than one million giraffe used to roam across sub-Saharan Africa.

20 February 2020

Giraffes are extinct in at least seven countries

A century ago, more than one million giraffe used to roam across sub-Saharan Africa.

20 February 2020

CMS Raptors MOU Welcomes Ethiopia as a Signatory

Gandhinagar, 19 February 2020 - Ethiopia has today signed the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) Memorandum o
19 February 2020

African countries propose concerted action to conserve giraffes at CMS CoP 13

International online database, involvement of communities, a conservation fund and translocation guidelines are some of the proposal’s suggestions

17 February 2020

For Sri Lanka’s pangolins, forests are ideal — but rubber farms will do too

Identifying the feeding habits and foraging preferences of pangolins is key to informing Sri Lanka’s pangolin conservation efforts, a new study says.

15 February 2020

Tourists pose continued risks for disease transmission to endangered mountain gorillas

Researchers at Ohio University have published a new study in collaboration with Ugandan scientists, cautioning that humans place endangered mountain gorillas at risk of di

14 February 2020

A humanitarian crisis looms in Africa unless we act fast to stop the desert locust

The destructive migratory pest threatens catastrophe as it swarms through countries already plagued by food insecurity

12 February 2020

Endangered mountain gorillas 'killed by lightning' in Uganda

The four were members of a group known as the Hirwa family that had crossed into Mgahinga national park from Rwanda

09 February 2020