Applications for the 2015 Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) Conservation Team Awards are now open! In 2015 CLP will only be accepting proposals for projects to be implemented in the following African countries: Algeria, Angola, Egypt, Libya, Mozambique, South Africa.

Read more: Call for Applications: 2015 Conservation Team Awards - Deadline 23 FEB 2015

Building Capacity for Ocean Management - WWF’s Russel E. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) is offering fellowships for grantees from Kenya, Tanzania and Madagascar.


Read more: WWF’s Russel E. Train Education for Nature Program (EFN) - Deadline for Applications 28 FEB 2015

Apply now! The Namibian Dolphin Project research internship is a once in a lifetime opportunity for students and enthusiasts to join dedicated scientists who are conducting marine research in a challenging, beautiful and remote environment.

Read more: The Namibian Dolphin Project is looking for interns for March-August 2015

Registration for the ICAN workshop to be held in Cape Town on April 19-20 2015, just before CoastGIS, is now open.

Read more: Registration for the ICAN workshop now open - Deadline 28 Feb 2015

Scientists may have solved this long-standing enigma known as the African Humid Period -- an intense increase in cumulative rainfall in parts of Africa, turning  deserts into grasslands,  that began after a long dry spell following the end of the last ice age and lasting nearly 10,000 years.

Read more: New Study links Greenhouse Gases to enigmatic African Humid Period

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