Excerpt from NWF 2008 Annual Report – Extraordinary partnerships can create meaningful change. NWF past board chair and leader in the minority environmental movement, Jerome Ringo, took a visit to meet one of NWF’s newest affiliates the Earth Conservation Corps, located just minutes from the nation’s Capital.
Biodiversity is life. Biodiversity is our life. 2010 is the International Year of Biodiversity. IUCN’s Countdown 2010 initiative encourages its partners to boost efforts in 2010.
Dr Igor Prokofyev is the director of PERESVET (Grassroots Alliance) and head of bio-monitoring at Bryansk University. Igor won the 2011 Whitley Award donated by The Garfield Weston Foundation for inspiring communities in Western Russia to take part in the country’s first ever conservation movement for bats and ensuring the region remains a world-relevant haven for them.