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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.

  • 10/30/2022Press 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.

  • 09/26/2022Press release

    E40 waterway would destroy biodiversity hotspots and key protected areas, says new report

    09/26/2022Press release

    E40 waterway would destroy biodiversity hotspots and key protected areas, says new report

    Save Polesia Partnership’s stark warning: abandon E40 waterway megaproject or vital wetlands, grasslands, forests, and mires across Poland, Belarus, and Ukraine face catastrophe.

  • 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.

  • 06/11/2022Press release

    Appraisal of the situation of Loliondo

    06/11/2022Press release

    Appraisal of the situation of Loliondo

    FZS is shocked to learn about reports of violence in Loliondo on 10 June 2022. We are continuing to monitor the situation closely. FZS is not involved or supporting any work related to the erection of the beacons in the area of Loliondo GCA.

  • 02/02/2022Press release

    New economic report indicates E40 waterway would operate at massive loss

    02/02/2022Press release

    New economic report indicates E40 waterway would operate at massive loss

    A new economic analysis reveals that the planned E40 waterway would operate at a severe economic loss in the long-term, even under optimistic scenarios.

  • 01/26/2022Press release

    Achieving protected status for Polesia, Europe’s largest wetland wilderness

    01/26/2022Press release

    Achieving protected status for Polesia, Europe’s largest wetland wilderness

    Following important steps taken in Belarus and Ukraine to protect peatlands at the heart of Polesia, conservationists want to see the region awarded UNESCO status.

  • 12/16/2021Press release

    Gonarezhou National Park becomes a Legacy Landscape

    12/16/2021Press release

    Gonarezhou National Park becomes a Legacy Landscape

    The Legacy Landscapes Fund supervisory board has decided to fund two more protected areas: Gonarezhou National Park, Zimbabwe and Odzala-Kokoua National Park, Republic of Congo. Both sites will be funded with one million US dollars annually for at least 15 years.

  • 11/05/2021Press release

    North Luangwa National Park is now a Legacy Landscape

    11/05/2021Press release

    North Luangwa National Park is now a Legacy Landscape

    The Legacy Landscapes Fund Board of Directors has approved funding for the first two protected areas. North Luangwa National Park in Zambia and Madidi National Park in Bolivia will receive one million US dollars of funding per year for at least 15 years.

  • 09/30/2021Press release

    Peace on hold in the Colombian Amazon

    09/30/2021Press release

    Peace on hold in the Colombian Amazon

    New in-depth study identifies worsening spiral of environmental destruction and violence since 2016 peace treaty between government and FARC.

  • 06/28/2021Press release

    Nsumbu Tanganyika Conservation Programme Completes First Major Wildlife Translocation to Nsumbu National Park

    06/28/2021Press release

    Nsumbu Tanganyika Conservation Programme Completes First Major Wildlife Translocation to Nsumbu National Park

    Nsumbu National Park has welcomed 200 buffalos and 48 zebras in a move which represents a historic milestone in the recovery of the Nsumbu Mweru Ecosystem.

  • 05/07/2021Press release

    Launch of First Global Initiative to Map Ungulate Migrations Comes at Crucial Time for Kazakhstan’s Saiga Antelope

    05/07/2021Press release

    Launch of First Global Initiative to Map Ungulate Migrations Comes at Crucial Time for Kazakhstan’s Saiga Antelope

    An international team of 92 scientists and conservationists has joined forces to create the first-ever global atlas of ungulate migrations. Detailed maps of the herds’ seasonal movements will help governments, indigenous people and local communities, and wildlife managers to identify current and emerging threats to migrations and guide their protection.

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