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CMS seeks collaboration on mitigating climate change impact on polar bear

The Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) is seeking avenues of close cooperation with the Polar Bear Agreement in...

New research underlines need to control spread of emerging alien species

A research published on Monday, February 5, 2018 in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has highlighted the urgent need for...

IPBES to launch reports on biodiversity, ecosystem services, land degradation

The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) says it will launch five assessment reports at the 6th IPBES Plenary session (IPBES6) scheduled to hold...

Aussie farmer who killed 100-year-old crocodile fined $8,000

An Australian farmer who shot dead an “iconic” 100-year-old crocodile because he was “sick of losing cattle” has been fined $8,000 (10,000 Australian dollars). The...

National Park Service to equip officers for effective park patrols

The Nigeria National Park Service says it is working tirelessly to strengthen and equip its officers for effective park patrols. Alhaji Ibrahim Goni, the Conservator-General...

Suspected poacher killed, eaten by lions near South African park

A suspected poacher has been mauled to death and eaten by a pack of lions near a national park in South Africa. The man's head...

World Wetlands Day: A call to stop slaying of waterbirds in Hadejia-Nguru wetlands

Conservationists have expressed concern over the way migratory waterbirds in the Hadejia-Nguru wetlands region are being killed by some unpatriotic Nigerians. At an event organised...

New African journalism fellowship drives wildlife conservation

A new network of African journalists working for major media in four key elephant range countries will increase conservation coverage on the continent, and...

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Three insurers distance themselves from controversial EACOP project

Insurance providers Argo Group and Axis Capital, both Lloyd’s of London members, and RSA Insurance Group Limited, a leading...
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Policymakers review analysis for green recovery and transition in Nigeria’s agriculture, energy sectors

Researchers and high-level representatives from relevant ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, convened for a...

UNEP marks five years anniversary of Minamata Convention on Mercury

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has marked five years since the Minamata Convention on Mercury entered into force. UNEP,...

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Three insurers distance themselves from controversial EACOP project

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Policymakers review analysis for green recovery and transition in Nigeria’s agriculture, energy sectors

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