Native vegetation loss monitoring in Brazilian Biomes

By Flora Martins, IUCN CEM Young Professional. The monitoring of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon carried out by the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) is well known. Through the Gross Amazon Deforestation Monitoring Project, PRODES, INPE has developed an…

‘My Ganga-My Dolphin’ Campaign- A participatory approach to conservation of Ganges River Dolphin and its habitat in India

By Mohd Shahnawaz Khan, IUCN CEM Young Professional. The habitat of the Ganges River Dolphin is under intense anthropogenic pressure (particularly in Ganga Basin), resulting in the decline of biodiversity due to habitat loss or degradation. Habitat degradation through pollution,…

Yatra to Byans valley (Adi-Kailash and Om parvat) of Kailash Sacred Landscape – Read More….

A Yatra was carried out in the Byans valley of Kailash Sacred Landscape (KSL); one of the most beautiful and culturally diverse valley from October 27th to September 17th, 2015 under Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation and Development Initiative (KSLCDI) with…