• Hanns Seidel Foundation – Study Tour and Workshop in Hong Kong

    Hanns Seidel Foundation – Korea Connecting people through environment conservation – Study tour and workshop in Hong Kong A study tour with a delegation from North Korea took place in mid-September and introduced experts from the Ministry of Land and Environment Protection to Mai Po Nature Reserve, the only Ramsar Site in Hong Kong. The […]

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  • Who will rid me of this turbulent pest?

    Spike Millington Chief Executive of EAAFP We spend a lot of time promoting the protection and management of sites and habitat for migratory waterbirds. The rationale for the EAAFP Flyway Site Network is based on protecting and managing sites that can secure the long-term migratory pathways for the different species and groups of migratory waterbirds. […]

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  • New mission underway to tag Spoon-billed Sandpipers

    11 October, 2017 Guy Anderson, Saving the Spoon-billed Sandpiper Its October again, and the brief Arctic summer is well and truly over. The annual cycle of Arctic-breeding waders mirrors the tides that many see every day outside the breeding season. The boreal winter is low tide – birds settled in their wintering quarters. Then as […]

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  • East Asian-Australasian Flyway Exhibition

    EAAFP Secretariat East Asian-Australasian Flyway Exhibitions include sets of photographs or artworks that can be displayed at Flyway Network Sites (visitor centers, city events, etc.). It is not credit-free, but helps Flyway Network Site Managers to raise awareness at the local level. Thanks to the voluntary contribution of many photographers and artists, we have developed […]

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  • CEPA Strategy and Action Plan 2017 – 2021

    The East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership is about migratory birds, people, and habitat. This CEPA Strategy is aimed at the people in the Flyway who can help secure the future for migratory birds along the flyway – it is for government representatives, site managers and local communities at key sites along the flyway, as well as […]

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  • Briefing Paper for Site Managers: Benefits and Expectations of the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Site Network

    The CEPA Working Group has worked with the Secretariat to update the original version of this paper. While it targets Site Managers identifying for them 7 key Benefits and 6 key Expectations of being part of the of Flyway Site Network, it is also of value in highlighting for other implementers the important role that Site Managers play at the […]

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  • EAAFP Welcomes New Finance Officer

    The EAAFP Secretariat is happy to introduce our new Administration and Finance Officer, Ms. Yejin Jung from the Republic of Korea. Ms. Jung has been engaged in environmental conservation since receiving both her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Environmental Science and Environmental Chemistry at the Catholic University of Korea, respectively. She has more than fifteen […]

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  • Birdwatching in Songdo

    7 September 2017 Viktoriya Kang, EAAFP Intern On 28 August 2017, a group of EAAFP staff members and Ms. Sunjeong Nam from the Incheon Black-faced Spoonbill Network with her assistants and two Japanese researchers organized birdwatching and Knot drawing activities in Songdo. Around forty children at elementary and middle school levels participated in the outdoor program […]

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  • First Meeting of YSLME Habitat WG in Songdo, Incheon

    Spike Millington, Chief Executive The Phase II UNDP/GEF Yellow Sea Large Marine Ecosystem (YSLME) got up and running earlier this year, based in the same building as EAAFP in Songdo, Incheon. The project aims to promote adaptive ecosystem-based management in the Yellow Sea. A regional Working Group (WG) on Habitats has been set up to […]

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  • EAAFP at CMS COP12

    Spike Millington, Chief Executive The theme of 2017’s World Migratory Bird Day was “Their Future is Our Future”, highlighting the interconnectedness of nature, people and birds. It was a popular theme and was selected to link with the theme of the Twelfth Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on Migratory Species, an EAAFP Partner. […]

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