Africa

Guidelines on How to Avoid or Mitigate Impact of Electricity Power Grids on Migratory Birds in the African-Eurasian Region

CMS Technical Series No. 29
CMS Raptors MOU Technical Publication No. 3

These guidelines offer various technical and legislative approaches for avoiding or mitigating the impact of electrocution and collision of migratory birds across the African-Eurasian region as well as suggestions for assessing and monitoring the effectiveness of mitigation and preventive measures.

To minimise the effects of power lines on birds, each country should take the following steps:

12 August 2020

Great White named Helen filmed, for 1st time ever, strategically killing a whale

Shark expert Ryan Johnson recounts, in detail, the strategic way a Great White

10 July 2020

Great white vanishing act: where have South Africa's famous sharks gone?

Longline fishing, pollution, the arrival of orcas – what’s causing these crowd-drawing sharks to shun Cape Town’s waters?

08 July 2020

Where are South Africa’s great white sharks?

White sharks have disappeared from False Bay and Gansbaai, two sites off South Africa where they have historically been commonly sighted.

10 June 2020

Recent unfortunate incident of nine Giant devil rays landed inTunisia

A new unfortunate incident took place this weekend in Port De Peche Kelibia, Tunisia, where nine Giant devil rays

08 April 2019

Projects in West Africa supported by the African Elephant Fund

The factsheet provides an overview of the projects in West Africa sub-region supported by the African Elephant Fund. 

05 March 2019

Projects in Southern Africa supported by the African Elephant Fund

The factsheet provides an overview of the projects in Southern Africa sub-region supported by the African Elephant Fund. 

05 March 2019

Projects in East Africa supported by the African Elephant Fund

The factsheet provides an overview of the projects in East Africa supported by the African Elephant Fund. 

05 March 2019