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1 year 9 months ago

A growing number of seizure of wild animals and birds over the last five years shows that poachers and smugglers are using Bangladesh as a route for wildlife trafficking.

1 year 9 months ago

The ecological systems in China's natural reserves are flourishing, with some endangered animals and plant species growing, authorities said on Tuesday.

1 year 9 months ago

Thailand destroyed over two tonnes of smuggled ivory worth USD 2.8 million, signalling the government's determination to fight the illegal trade in the country, a major transit hub and destination for smuggled tusks.

1 year 9 months ago

Climate change and the overuse of water in agriculture means water scarcity poses a growing threat to farmers, households and industry in Vietnam. 

1 year 9 months ago

The world's second richest country in inland water resources with as many as 6000 rivers, rivulets and tributaries, Nepal can meet not just its own electricity needs, but also serve energy hungry neighbors like Bangladesh and India.

1 year 9 months ago

The session 'Deploying Nature-based Solutions to Address Societal Challenges' included a wide range of examples from across Asia.

7 months 3 weeks ago

The session 'Valuing and Conserving Nature' focused on Asia's forests. Read a summary of the speakers' main points..

1 year 9 months ago

In this commentary Aban Marker Kabraji, IUCN Asia Regional Director, discusses the status of the Asia region in relation to sustainability.

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Pre-Event Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Conference with Manash - Pratidin Times
Pre-Event Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Conference with Manash - Pratidin Times
Talk Time with Wasbir Hussain Priyanka Yoshikawa
Talk Time with Wasbir Hussain Priyanka Yoshikawa
Special Recognition Awardees '17 Jahnabi Phookan and Ashish Phookan
Special Recognition Awardees '17 Jahnabi Phookan and Ashish Phookan
The Naturenomics™ Awardee 2017 Sagir Ahmed
The Naturenomics™ Awardee 2017 Sagir Ahmed
The Eastern Himalayan Botanical Ark is a first of its kind in the Eastern Himalayas. The Ark seeks to become the centre for preservation and restoration of the biodiversity through education, experimentation and research.
The Eastern Himalayan Botanical Ark is a first of its kind in the Eastern Himalayas. The Ark seeks to become the centre for preservation and restoration of the biodiversity through education, experimentation and research.
Enamored by plant stories, captivated by the mysteries of their origin and etymology, and in a constant move to explore exotic plant species – Scott McMahan, Manager of International Plant Exploration Program, Atlanta Botanical Garden, is happy when referred to as a seed collector than a plant collector.
Enamored by plant stories, captivated by the mysteries of their origin and etymology, and in a constant move to explore exotic plant species – Scott McMahan, Manager of International Plant Exploration Program, Atlanta Botanical Garden, is happy when referred to as a seed collector than a plant collector.
Udalguri Landscape Mission is an outcome of the realization that the real decision makers of biodiversity conservation are the people that share space with it
Udalguri Landscape Mission is an outcome of the realization that the real decision makers of biodiversity conservation are the people that share space with it
Enamored by plant stories, captivated by the mysteries of their origin and etymology – Scott McMahan, Manager of International Plant Exploration Program, Atlanta Botanical Garden, is happy when referred to as a seed collector than a plant collector.
Enamored by plant stories, captivated by the mysteries of their origin and etymology – Scott McMahan, Manager of International Plant Exploration Program, Atlanta Botanical Garden, is happy when referred to as a seed collector than a plant collector.
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