1. arriving at the compensation ceremony in pucara

    Protecting mountain forests creates win-win situation

    Cutting down forests in the mountains of Bolivia disturbed the water balance in the Santa Cruz region. People living... Read more

  2. Cacao plantage Foto: Marius Austerschulte

    Smart cocoa plantations for nature conservation

    Planting cocoa trees in the shadow of native trees helps Ghanaian farmers increase their crop yield by 25%. Nature,... Read more

  3. Forest inventory, Foto: CBD

    Protection for species treasure trove

    With support from IUCN NL, Vietnam’s Centre for Biodiversity and Development (CBD) has... Read more

  4. Mining, Foto: Henk Simons

    NGO cooperation leads to tougher mining legislation

    Mining in the Philippines causes serious problems such as pollution and deforestation.... Read more

  5. Orang Utan, Foto: Greg Hume

    Orang-utan pushed to the brink by palm oil plantations in Borneo

    Rapidly expanding palm oil plantations across Borneo are replacing the habitat of the... Read more

  6. Mouflon

    Safe haven for unique Armenian flora and fauna

    Leasing a unique nature area in the Caucasus allows vulnerable species to be protected from hunters. With support... Read more

  7. Gouden leeuwaapje

    Golden lion tamarin makes a comeback

    In the 1990s, golden lion tamarins were barely hanging on to a thread of survival with only 150 remaining in Brazil’s... Read more

  8. Jaguar Sierra Gorda wild camera

    Sanctuary for jaguars in Mexico

    The Mexican nature organization GESG has been working to protect the wonderful nature... Read more

  9. Elephant Crossing

    Making way for elephants in India

    For generations, elephants in India have been using the same routes as they migrate.... Read more