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The Kingdom of Bhutan has become an unparalleled carbon sink – absorbing three times more CO2 emissions than its 700,000 citizen produce.

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As part of our efforts to support a strong international climate agreement at COP21 in Paris, The Nature Conservancy is working hard to ensure that the agreement accelerates land use sector investments that mitigate climate change and establishes...

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The international political response to climate change began at the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, where the ‘Rio Convention’ included the adoption of the UN Framework on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

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Zimbabwe’s environment minister has blamed the poisoning of at least 71 elephants in recent months on disgruntled game rangers and local communities who do not benefit from wildlife revenues.

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While the lives of elephants are often cut short by poachers and hunters, they rarely are the victims of a common killer of humans: cancer.

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This July, the UN General Assembly adopted the first ever resolution to fight wildlife trafficking and put an end to poaching. The resolution was adopted by 193 countries and comes not a moment too soon – in spite of international agreements and...

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Tibet's exiled leaders, including the Dalai Lama, said on Tuesday two-thirds of the glaciers in their mountain homeland may disappear by 2050 because of climate change and demanded a stake in international climate talks later this year.

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Almost a third of the world' species are under threat of extinction as poachers take them from the wild to fulfill the demand for houseplants.

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Pre-Event Eastern Himalayan Naturenomics™ Conference with Manash - Pratidin Times
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Special Recognition Awardees '17 Jahnabi Phookan and Ashish Phookan
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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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