Asia

Asian Raptor Research and Conservation Network - 8th Symposium

The organizers of the 8th Symposium of the Asian Raptor Research and Conservation Network have issued the first announcement of the event, which takes place in Pune, India from 6th to 9th February 2014.

01 November 2012

Call for Applications: Side-Event, Exhibition Stand or Poster Presentation at Raptors MoU MoS1

The Interim Coordinating Unit (ICU) of the Raptors MoU opens a call for applications for Signatories, Range States, partner organizations and stakeholders of the Raptors MoU to run a side-event, exhibition stand or poster presentation on a topic relevant to migratory birds of prey conservation and management. Application forms are available here (side event - exhibition/poster). Please return the completed application form(s) to Dragana Stojkovic at the ICU (dstojkovic[at]cms.int) by Wednesday 31 October 2012. The ICU will review the received applications and contact selected participants in due course.

04 October 2012

International Vulture Awareness Day

Around the world, countries from Canada to Germany and India are holding activities to contribute to International Vulture Awareness Day (IVAD) which takes place on 1 September 2012.

28 August 2012

Saker Falcon Task Force Meets in Abu Dhabi

The UNEP/CMS Office - Abu Dhabi is holding the inaugural meeting of the Saker Falcon Task Force in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), today, 29 March 2012. It is expected to welcome almost 30 participants from 18 different countries, including Government officials and representatives from international and non-Governmental organizations.

29 March 2012

Raptors MoU – 100 days as Programme Officer

Programme Officer, Nick P. Williams, reports back on his first 100 days in office.

29 February 2012