12 Mar 2015 | News story
The Biodiversity and Protected Areas Management (BIOPAMA) Programme is currently soliciting Expressions of Interest (EoIs) from organisations actively involved in managing protected areas at the national level and needing assistance in conducting data management workshops/trainings.
10 Mar 2015 | News story
In West and Central Africa, BIOPAMA is progressing with its capacity development strategy, and one of the first key actions is to develop a training manual on how to collect, manage, and analyze data for monitoring protected areas management effectiveness. This was possible during a regional key partners’ workshop, held in Yaoundé, Cameroon, 23 -28 February 2015.
09 Mar 2015 | Job vacancy
The BIOPAMA team is growing. In conjunction with the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat, IUCN is seeking to employ a Technical Officer to support the implementation of the BIOPAMA Observatory for East Africa, to be seconded to the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.
24 Feb 2015 | Article
The Biodiversity and Protected Area Management (BIOPAMA) programme participated in the protected area event of the decade, the IUCN World Parks Congress (WPC) 2014, taking place in Sydney, Australia, 12-19 November 2014. By putting forward its resources and capacity, and with the support of the European Union and the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Secretariat, who initiated and funded this programme, BIOPAMA achieved important results at this global event.
20 Feb 2015 | Media statement
St. George’s, Grenada, February 20th. Twenty three regional marine conservation professionals, including four from within Grenada, are spending nine days sharing information and best practices that could lead to more sustainable usage of marine protected areas (MPA) in their home countries.