Federal government to list four parks in IUCN conservation scheme
Four national parks are to be listed in the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas (GLPCA).The programme improves the contribution that equitably governed and effectively managed protected areas make to sustainable development through the conservation ....
Conservation group seeks penalties for illegal poachers, hunters
Following the recent publication of the IUCN red list of globally threatened species that revealed that 148 animals and 146 plant species found in Nigeria were threatened, the Nigeria Conservation Foundation...
CMS, CITES join forces to protect Africa’s carnivores
Two influential UN-related wildlife bodies are proposing to join forces on a new initiative to halt the serious decline of Africa’s great carnivores.