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The Global Tiger Recovery Program was endorsed on November 22, and financial pledges of over $300 Million were made in St. Petersburg to support tiger and wildlife conservation efforts over the next 5 years.

December 1, 2010 Announcement

October 2010, climate change e-bulletin.

November 17, 2010 Announcement

This forum will bring together the main actors in the region's carbon market, and provide ample business and networking opportunities.

September 27, 2010 Announcement

WBI and partners are holding a course on the Economics of Tiger Conservation from Nov. 15-19 at Duke University in North Carolina.

September 7, 2010 Course

Indian carbon market to meet in New Delhi, September 8-9, 2010.

September 3, 2010 Event

WBI's new learning platform on managing agricultural water includes six learning modules that are self-paced, with exercises, tests, and audiovisual presentations.

June 15, 2010 Announcement

Carbon Expo 2010 is a global trade fair and knowledge-sharing platform on current and future carbon investments.

May 26, 2010 Event

WBI's Climate Change Practice launches it's second Quarterly e-Bulletin.

May 25, 2010 Announcement

New course: "Youth Master Trainers for Climate Change" from June 15 to 18, 2010 at the Istanbul Technical University in Turkey.

May 6, 2010 Announcement

Tosi Mpanu-Mpanu of the Democratic Republic of Congo discusses the implications of the Copenhagen Conference for Africa - especially climate finance issues - in this post-dialogue interview.

March 1, 2010 News