Asia

Bid to get ‘aquatic wild meat’ off the menu and under protection

The term “aquatic wild meat,” or “marine bushmeat,” refers to the hunting of marine mammals, reptiles, seabirds and now some sharks and rays.

28 February 2020

Ten new migratory species protected under global wildlife agreement

Asian elephants, jaguars and great Indian bustards were among 10 new species added to a global wildlife agreement on Saturday.

24 February 2020

Delegates adopt Gandhinagar Declaration, tackle global threats to migratory species

The Thirteenth Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS COP13) ended in Gandhinagar, In

24 February 2020

Protection renforcée pour le jaguar, le requin océanique et l’éléphant d’Asie

De nouvelles mesures ont été adoptées lors d’un sommet international sur la faune sauvage qui se tient en Inde.

21 February 2020

Understand Animal Behaviour to Aid Conservation: Novel Proposal at CMS COP13

For the first time, animal culture - the learning of non-human species through socially transmitted behaviour - is being linked to conservation action, biologists said on Wednesday.

20 February 2020

All you Need to Know About Animal Culture.

For the first time animal culture – the learning of non-human species through socially transmitted behavior- is being linked to conservation action, biologists said on Wed

19 February 2020

Animal culture to conserve endangered species

For the first time, animal culture - the learning of non-human species through socially transmitted behaviour - is being linked to conservation action, biologists said on

19 February 2020

India and Russia propose to collaborate for conservation of migratory arctic birds

India is one of the 30 countries part of the Central Asian flyway of migratory birds as well as part of the migration route of migratory Arctic birds.

19 February 2020

UN meet in Gandhinagar: Countries divided over proposal to deny voting rights over financial contribution

Developing countries strongly opposed a proposal from the secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), to deny rights of v

18 February 2020