Mike Pienkowski

Extended deadline for Parliamentary Inquiry into Environmental Democracy

Extended deadline for Parliamentary Inquiry into Environmental Democracy The House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee has published the evidence received so far (including UKOTCF’s) to its inquiry into Environmental Democracy. It has also extended the deadline for submissions from May to 26 August (due to the postponement of the Climate Change CoP and to allow …

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Championing announced

Championing UK’s most special species: the wildlife of the UK’s Overseas Territories & Crown Dependencies UKOTCF is implementing the concept of species champions , to raise awareness in Britain of the global importance of UKOT & CD wildlife, and reinforce feelings of shared responsibility across UK. Working with our network of some 30 partner organisations …

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SOWG e-Newsletter is back

UKOTCF Southern Ocean Working Group e-Newsletter is back After a much longer gap than anyone would have wanted, we welcome back UKOTCF Southern Ocean Working Group e-Newsletter and congratulate the new e-Newsletter editor and Secretary of SOWG, Catriona Porter. All newsletters of SOWG, the other UKOTCF newsletters (including Forum News) can be accessed here, and …

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Change of web platform

Change of web platform The most observant of our regular visitors may have noticed slight changes of appearance in our website since 7th July. This is because we have changed platform and translated the content to a standard package, rather than the custom one used by the platform we have used for nearly 2 years. …

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Defra publishes summary of responses to its Call for Evidence on UK Government future funding for UKOT conservation

Defra publishes summary of responses to its Call for Evidence on UK Government future funding for UKOT conservation In March 2019, UK Government’s Defra launched a Call for Evidence on the needs for future funding by UK Government of conservation in UKOTs. Analysis of these responses was delayed initially by overload on hard-pressed officials due …

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New UKOTCF Wider Caribbean Working Group eBulletin 25 (Review of 2019) & 26 (Coral disease in TCI)

New UKOTCF Wider Caribbean Working Group eBulletin 25 (Review of 2019) & 26 (Coral disease in TCI) The new issues of the eBulletin of UKOTCF’s Wider Caribbean Working Group are now available here. Number 25 is a Review of 2019 and number 26 is on the devastating Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease in TCI. Share …

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Forum News 51 published

Forum News 51 published Forum News 51 (November 2019) has been published. This and earlier issues may be read or downloaded at Forum News. Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn