Asia

Experts Discuss Nature Conservation in Former Soviet Republics

“Nature Conservation in the Countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia – Lessons learned from the transformation process and challenges for the future”

24 March 2016

Countries Agree on Actions to Help Save Saiga Antelopes

Saiga Range Countries and Experts Convene in Tashkent Following Saiga Mass Mortality Event

03 November 2015

Saiga Conservation: Setting the Roadmap for the Years to Come

Tashkent / Bonn, 26 October 2015 – The Third Meeting of the Signatories to the Memorandum of Understanding concerning Conservation, Restoration and Sustainable Use of the Saiga Antelope (Saiga MOU) and Technical Workshop for saiga antelope experts is taking place this week from 26 to 29 October 2015 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan with representatives of governments, UN agencies, NGOs and academia in attendance.

26 Octobre 2015

Study: Conservation Priorities for Shark and Ray Species included and proposed for inclusion in Annex 1 to the CMS Sharks MOU

The Sharks MOU has defined general objectives for the conservation and management of species and populations listed in Annex 1 of the MOU, which are further detailed in a global Conservation Plan for migratory Sharks (Annex 3 to the MOU).
18 Octobre 2015

Guidelines for Addressing the Impact of Linear Infrastructure on Large Migratory Mammals in Central Asia

Guidelines describing the application of best practices to address the impacts of linear infrastructure
development at the project and national level in order to maintain connectivity for wildlife populations
in the face of growing infrastructure development in Central Asia.
04 August 2022

Passage sécurisé pour les animaux sauvages en Mongolie

Des représentants de gouvernement, de l’industrie, des banques de développement, des agences de l’ONU, des ONG et des scientifiques se sont réunis à Ulaanbaatar du 24 au 28 août afin de trouver des solutions garantissant que les animaux des steppes puissent traverser les routes, les chemins de fer et les barrières.

31 August 2015

Directives de la CMS sur les infrastructures respectueuses de la faune sauvage – la Mongolie montre l’exemple pour la mise en œuvre

Le parlement mongolien a adopté une loi nationale mettant en œuvre les Directives de la CMS sur l’atténuation des impacts des infrastructures linéaires et des troubles liés sur les mammifères d’Asie centraletout juste six mois après leur adoption lors de la COP11.

20 August 2015

Kazakh Saiga Die-Off - RFE/RL Interview with Aline Kühl-Stenzel

Around 40 percent of the critically endangered Saiga antelope have died in Kazakhstan in the last couple of months.

25 June 2015