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From Prey to Protected Species: How the Tide Turned for the Amur Falcon

In October each year, communities in the mountainous parts of Northeast India, gather in anticipation of the arrival of a small grey bird, the Amur Falcon, which annually migrates over 30,000 km.

08 November 2020

Celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day - 5 September 2020

Help celebrate International Vulture Awareness Day (IVAD) on 5 September 2020 as a way to show our appreciation for vultures and the ecosystem services they provide.

03 September 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

Vulture MsAP Strategic Implementation Plan Launched

Gandhinagar, 18 February 2020 - The Coordinating Unit of the Raptors MOU is pleased to announce the publ
18 February 2020

Sacha Dench Appointed as CMS Ambassador at COP13

Gandhinagar, 17 February 2020 - The Coordinating Unit of the Raptors MOU is delighted to announce that

17 February 2020

CMS Office - Abu Dhabi : A Decade of Achievements

An Updated Action Plan for Migratory Raptors

 
19 January 2020

CMS Office - Abu Dhabi : A Decade of Achievements

Steps to Stop the Decline of the Saker Falcon

 

17 January 2020

CMS Office - Abu Dhabi : A Decade of Achievements

International Cooperation Key to Saving Egyptian Vulture

 
10 January 2020

CMS Office - Abu Dhabi : A Decade of Achievements

Abu Dhabi, December 2019 - The Amur Falcon is one of nature’s most prolific travelers. The diminutive bird breeds in Siberia and Northern China before travelling more than 11,000 kilometres to winter in Southern Africa.

07 January 2020