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  • 11/29/2022Press release

    Frankfurt Declaration: Together for Biological Diversity

    11/29/2022Press release

    Frankfurt Declaration: Together for Biological Diversity

    Ahead of the UN Biodiversity Conference in Montreal: A call for science, politics, business, and civil society to join forces for nature-positive corporate action.

  • 10/30/2022Project update

    A boost for future conservation project leaders

    10/30/2022Project update

    A boost for future conservation project leaders

    Three Frankfurt Spring School students won awards that will help push their conservation projects forward.

  • 10/30/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck receives German Environmental Award

    10/30/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck receives German Environmental Award

    The biologist, conservationist, and executive director of the Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), Dr. Christof Schenck, was awarded the German Environmental Prize 2022.

  • 09/05/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck to receive German Environmental Award

    09/05/2022Press release

    FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck to receive German Environmental Award

    The biologist, conservationist, and executive director of the Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), Dr. Christof Schenck, will be receiving this year’s German Environmental Prize. The German Federal Environmental Foundation (Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU)) announced today.

  • 07/05/2022News

    The leap of pathogens from animals to humans is getting easier

    07/05/2022News

    The leap of pathogens from animals to humans is getting easier

    Zoonoses are part of life on earth. But the destruction of biodiversity combined with climate change is affecting ecosystems worldwide. This could bring us even more pandemics in the future.

  • 10/29/2021News

    Dr. Christof Schenck awarded One World Medal

    10/29/2021News

    Dr. Christof Schenck awarded One World Medal

    On October 28, 2021, the German Development Minister, Dr. Gerd Müller, presented the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) One World Medal to FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck.

  • 03/12/2021Project update

    COVID-19 pandemic impacts on FZS supported sites

    03/12/2021Project update

    COVID-19 pandemic impacts on FZS supported sites

    The COVID-19 pandemic has caused negative impacts to most places where FZS operates, but the crisis also provides valuable learnings and opportunities that could strengthen protected areas in the future.

  • 01/14/2021Project update

    Legacy Landscapes Fund promoted by Angela Merkel during the One Planet Summit

    01/14/2021Project update

    Legacy Landscapes Fund promoted by Angela Merkel during the One Planet Summit

    During the One Planet Summit, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel stated that Germany will be contributing to protecting 30% of the planet’s land and sea using the ‘Legacy Landscapes Fund’, a joint initiative that includes FZS as one of the partner organizations.

  • 11/15/2020Press release

    FZS joins the ‘Wildlife Conservation 20’

    11/15/2020Press release

    FZS joins the ‘Wildlife Conservation 20’

    FZS joins the ‘WC20’, which gathers 20 leading conservation groups ahead of G20 Leaders’ Summit. Act now to invest in nature or face biodiversity collapse and further pandemics, ‘Wildlife Conservation 20’ warns G20

  • 07/14/2020News

    “We must make financing for protected areas more sustainable”

    07/14/2020News

    “We must make financing for protected areas more sustainable”

    The main source of income for many protected areas, tourism, has suddenly stopped because of COVID-19. But FZS Executive Director Dr. Christof Schenck is convinced there is a more sustainable way to make these places more financially secure.

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