04 Feb 2016
LATEST NEWS AND STORIES
05 Aug 2016
How can data contribute to the sustainable management of protected areas? What is in the future for Marine Protected Areas (MPA) data sharing and access? Dionne Carbon, Research Assistant with the Centre for Resource Management and Environmental Studies (CERMES), Cave Hill, UWI, shares her vision on these challenges in the Caribbean region.
27 Jul 2016
A capacity-building workshop on achieving Aichi Biodiversity Targets 11 and 12, for the Pacific region, was held from 11-13 July 2016 in Nadi, Fiji.
22 Jun 2016
The most recent meeting of the Working Group on protected areas and wildlife of COMIFAC that took place at the end of May 2016 endorsed the IMET (Integrated Management Effectiveness) tool and encouraged further engagements of the Central African States for protected areas planning, monitoring and evaluation using this tool.
14 Jun 2016
Alien and invasive species represent a great threat for ecological and economic well-being of the planet. The IUCN Species Survival Commission Invasive Species Specialist Group teamed up with BIOPAMA to identify and map these species in high biodiversity value sites in the Eastern and Southern African region. This information will be available to users and decision makers through the Observatories for Biodiversity and Protected Areas Management.
27 Apr 2016
The Environmental Awareness Group (EAG) is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation working in the environment field in Antigua and Barbuda since 1989. The EAG partnered up with BIOPAMA Caribbean for the organization of a protected areas data management training for Antigua and Barbuda in October 2015 and this collaboration is continuing with the development of a case study on the protected area data situation in the country.