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Oficina Nacional de Evaluacion de Recursos Naturales


For the past 25 years ONERN, a government department, has promoted training and development of new technologies for integrated natural resources management in Peru.
Monday, 18 July 2011 17:13

Marevivo

Marevivo

An Italian NGO concerned with marine pollution. Through its highly publicised "floating plastic hunts" Mare Vivo is helping to clean up coastal waters and focus public attention on marine pollution.

INUIT Regional Conservation Strategy for the Arctic

A project by indigenous grassroots organisations in Canada, US and Greenland for environmental management of part of the arctic circumpolar region, an area of two and a half million square miles. It is an example of the world conservation strategy in action.

Monday, 18 July 2011 16:54

International Youth Federation (IYF)

International Youth Federation (IYF)

IYF promotes environmental awareness and mobilises youth worldwide in natural resource conservation through its global network of member organisations in five continents.


Monday, 18 July 2011 16:33

Institute of Desert Research

Institute of Desert Research

Since its establishment in 1978, the Institute has carried out pioneer research in desertification control using sand dune fixation, stabilisation by afforestation and changes in public policy. 

Monday, 18 July 2011 16:12

Greenpeace International

The world's leading activist environmental NGO specialising in direct action.

For 20 years it has led campaigns to protect marine mammals and the Antarctic, oppose pacific nuclear testing, and prevent marine pollution, and has been active in many other environmental issues

Monday, 18 July 2011 15:53

Garoua College of Wildlife

Garoua College of Wildlife

Since its establishment in 1970, the college has trained over 500 graduates in wildlife management. They now occupy key conservation positions in Africa.

Monday, 18 July 2011 15:41

Dominica Conservation Association

Dominica Conservation Association

A non-profit-making NGO involved in education, organisation and promotion of participation in the judicious management and development of Dominica's natural, cultural and economic resources through appropriate conservation measures, to preserve and enhance the nation's heritage and improve the standard of living for present and future generations.

Monday, 18 July 2011 15:34

Czech National Union of Nature

Czech National Union of Nature

Founded in 1979, the Union is involved in management of protected areas.

It publicises environmental problems and promotes awareness through its popular monthly journal, Nasi Prirodou (our country's nature).

Monday, 18 July 2011 15:28

Conservation International

Conservation International

(Joint Award. See Maria Teresa Ortiz)

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