Remembering Rado: leading figure in Madagascar’s environmental movement passes away

Obituary in honour of Rado Andriamasimanana (1969-2021) of ASITY Madagascar, whose influence, expertise and characteristic smile leaves a strong imprint on conservation in Madag

Fri, 23 Apr 2021 02:00:12 +0100

Activist clothing company Patagonia endorses 1Planet1Right campaign

Outdoor clothing company Patagonia is known not only for its products, but for also for its activism on behalf of the planet. Now, they are encouraging their fans, followers and

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 00:51:09 +0100

BREAKING: EU legislation to prevent greenwashing becomes ultimate greenwashing tool- BirdLife suspends activities in Commission Platform on Sustainable Finance

Today, the European Commission released the so called ‘Delegated Act’ of its Sustainable Finance Taxonomy [1]. The EU taxonomy is a landmark regulation that will from nex

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 17:09:08 +0100

Zambia's Vulture Safe Zones provide hope for African vultures

Poisoning – both accidental and deliberate – has driven Africa's vultures to the brink of extinction. But hope is at hand: a new series of poison-free safe spaces are protec

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:19:11 +0100

Global Big Day: fundraise for BirdLife and protect migratory birds

Wherever you are in the world on Saturday 8th May, we hope you will join us to mark World Migratory Bird Day, and celebrate the ever-inspiring miracle of migration by doing some

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:51:09 +0100

New study: at least 180 migratory land bird species trapped across Asia

The latest research sheds new light on the plight of land birds that migrate across Asia, revealing that at least 180 species are being trapped for food, the caged bird trade an

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:49:17 +0100

Celebrating 10 years of saving Asia’s vultures from extinction

For the past decade, BirdLife is immensely proud to have been part of SAVE: a continent-wide collaboration to bring Asia’s vultures back from the brink. Join us in celebrating

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:51:09 +0100

The people have spoken: it’s time to #RestoreNature. What happens now?

After decades of attempts to convince governments and businesses to stop the exploitation and degradation of nature, there is so little of it left that conservation alone can

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 10:31:02 +0100

New tracking data pinpoints danger zones for Antipodean Albatross

Without action, the Antipodean Albatross could go extinct within our lifetimes. To prevent this tragedy, researchers satellite-tracked 63 albatrosses to discover where they enco

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 00:51:09 +0100

The Rewards of Nature Restoration

Over the course of the next few months, we are going to take a deep dive into the many benefits of nature restoration with a written docu-series: the rewards of nature restorati

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 08:21:25 +0100