Archives of Press Releases of Global Nature Fund

  • Strong Growth in Biodiversity Awareness in Germany over the last 10 years06/20/2018

    Strong Growth in Biodiversity Awareness in Germany over the last 10 years

    Consumers expect companies to respect biodiversity in their operations - but confidence in business is low

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  • Fundación Global Nature wins Ramsar Award for its contribution to wetland conservation worldwide05/15/2018

    Fundación Global Nature wins Ramsar Award for its contribution to wetland conservation worldwide

    Fundación Global Nature, Spanish entity dedicated to nature conservation, is the 2018 winner of the Ramsar Convention Award in the Wise Use category.
    The prize acknowledges Fundación Global Nature’s 25 years of work on more than 100 wetlands, 14,000 hectares and an € 18 million investment.
    The Ramsar Wetland Conservation Awards are among the most prestigious international prizes on nature protection.

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  • Sri Lankan Lakes under Pressure02/02/2018

    Sri Lankan Lakes under Pressure

    Global Nature Fund nominates Lake Bolgoda and Lake Madampe as "Threatened Lakes of the Year 2018" on the occasion of the World Wetlands Day.

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  • Energy Globe Award for the Environmental Foundation Global Nature Fund07/26/2017

    Energy Globe Award for the Environmental Foundation Global Nature Fund

    The Energy Globe Award – an internationally acclaimed and renowned environmental prize for resource management, energy efficiency and renewable energies – has found its way to Lake Constance. The environmental foundation Global Nature Fund was presented with the Energy Globe Award for two of their projects in Burundi and Colombia.

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  • Tackling the extinction – how food standards address the loss of biodiversity04/28/2017

    Tackling the extinction – how food standards address the loss of biodiversity

    European Initiative "Biodiversity in Standards and Labels for the Food Sector" publishes insights on how protection of biodiversity is currently addressed in standards and labels for the food sector

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  • Lake Tanganyika, a lake of superlatives, is "Threatened Lake of the Year 2017"01/31/2017

    Lake Tanganyika, a lake of superlatives, is "Threatened Lake of the Year 2017"

    Global Nature Fund nominates Lake Tanganyika as "Threatened Lake of the Year". Sedimentation, pollution and overexploitation jeopardise Africa’s second largest lake. With almost 17 % of the world's available fresh water, Lake Tanganyika is of global importance and source of life for millions of people.

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  • Raising Awareness of the Plight of the Dead Sea11/21/2016

    Raising Awareness of the Plight of the Dead Sea

    Seven Hour Swim across the Dead Sea

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  • 09/30/2016

    2016 Sustainable Destinations Top 100

    100 Destinations Win Global Sustainability Competition

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  • Richest fish inland water body in Southeast Asia – The Tonle Sap Lake is "Threatened Lake of the Year 2016"01/28/2016

    Richest fish inland water body in Southeast Asia – The Tonle Sap Lake is "Threatened Lake of the Year 2016"

    Dam construction and climate change influence the natural water cycles of the streams in the Lower Mekong Basin. This causes a domino effect with dramatic consequences on the unique ecosystem of Lake Tonle Sap.

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  • 01/21/2016

    ARCOS and GNF start a partnership to foster sustainable management of freshwater ecosystems

    News release

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