Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is teaming up with the office of the Kenya’s First Lady, Margaret Kenyatta, to empower African communities to combat poachers and conserve wildlife.
Conflict leads to killing of wild animals to feed both soldiers and rebels, stalling conservation efforts and boosting poaching
Ivory poachers killed up to 900 elephants in the northern Querimbas reserve between 2011 and 2013, says survey
One of Africa’s last “great tuskers,” elephants with ivory weighing more than 45 kilograms, has been poisoned by poachers in Kenya.
British oil company bows to pressure and abandons drilling in volatile and biodiverse region of Democratic Republic of Congo
The hunt for oil is to be halted in Africa's oldest national park in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, a UK-based oil firm has said.
A relative of the cane toad, which has devastated wildlife in Australia, has invaded Madagascar, scientists report.
Sie sind giftig, übertragen Krankheiten und vermehren sich rapide: Eine Invasion fremder Kröten bedroht die einzigartige Umwelt Madagaskars - auch der Mensch ist nicht sicher.
Swamp thought to contain billions of tonnes of peat dating back 10,000 years will offer window on Africa's past, say experts
"Sorting out how animals make these individual decisions has important conservation value," ecologist Mark Hebblewhite.