Asia

'A double-edged sword': Mumbai pollution 'perfect' for flamingos

The flamingo population of India’s largest city has tripled. Is it thanks to sewage boosting the blue-green algae they feed on?

26 March 2019

Macron et Xi pour un « sursaut mondial face à l’érosion de la biodiversité »

Xi Jinping et Emmanuel Macron ont promis mardi d’agir « conjointement pour un sursaut mondial face à l’érosion de la biodiversité », alors que la Chine va accueillir en 2020 une conférence de l’Onu

26 March 2019

2019/007: Nueva Parte a la Convención - El Líbano

La Secretaría de la Convención sobre la Conservación de las Especies Migratorias de Animales Silvestres (UNEP / CMS) se complace en informarle que la Cancillería Federal de Alemania ha confirmado l

25 March 2019

Endangered duck species spotted in Inner Mongolia

An endangered and rare duck species has been spotted in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local authorities said Tuesday.

19 March 2019

Endangered duck species spotted in Inner Mongolia

An endangered and rare duck species has been spotted in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local authorities said Tuesday.

19 March 2019

Save the Great Indian Bustard from wind power projects

In Rajasthan and Gujarat, home to the majority of the population of the critically endangered Great Indian Bustard, there are increasing cases of its mortality due to collision with transmission li

12 March 2019

Philippines’ new marine protected area includes community-led monitoring program

Encompassing more than 54 acres of thriving coral reef habitat, the new marine protected area in Batangas empowers local residents as stewards of the reef, enjoining them in a uniquely ambitious tw

11 March 2019

Japan ferry 'hits whale', injuring more than 80 on board

More than 80 passengers have been injured, several seriously, after a ferry hit what appears to have been a whale in the Sea of Japan.

09 March 2019