News From The Projects

Biodiversity Race: First of its kind in India to Mark the International Day for Biodiversity

22 May, 2016

A Biodiversity Race, first of its kind in India, was organised in Matheran, Maharashtra, to mark the International Day for Biological..

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Events Organised by GIZ's CMPA project to mark the International Day for Biological Diversity

18 May, 2016

The CMPA project is a part of the International Climate Initiative (IKI). The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and..

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“Go Wild for Life”: Celebrating the World Environment Day at Anjarle, Maharashtra

05 May, 2016

Go Wild for life”- keeping in mind the theme for this year’s World Environment Day, Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra (SNM) jointly organised an event at..

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TII Studies, Unravel the Tremendous Value of Biodiversity in India

28 Apr, 2016

“Values of ecosystem services need to be related in the overall development context. We need a better science-policy connect, for considering..

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A Visit to the Velas Turtle Conservation Area in Maharashtra

20 Apr, 2016

Velas, a village in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra, is taking the lead in setting an example for ‘eco-tourism’ in India. Velas, an important..

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A Milestone for the Indo-German Biodiversity Programme: Launch of the Mangrove Interpretation Facility at Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Chorao, Goa

19 Apr, 2016

This is something very useful and important for the island of Chorao. We knew that Chorao is rich in biological diversity such as birds and mangroves..

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'Eco-Tourism Guide Training Programme' Organised by GIZ’s CMPA project, Maharashtra Forest Department, and the Bombay Natural History Society

28 Mar, 2016

A five day ‘Eco-Tourism Guide Training Programme’ was conducted for 20 fishermen at the Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Park Airoli..

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Training Programme on Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services

14 Mar, 2016

A ‘Training Programme on Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services’ was jointly organised from 14-17 March, by the Wildlife Institute..

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Knowledge Cafe: Multi-disciplinary Discussion on Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Research

11 Mar, 2016

One of the strategic goals of the capacity development efforts under the GIZ's CMPA project is to enhance the understanding and appreciation..

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