The distinctive silhouette of the Eastern imperial eagle Aquila helica – with a body length of about 80cm and a wingspan of 2m – cuts an intimidating figure. Its body is almost entirely brown, though the crown and sides of the neck are light gold and patches of white mark the shoulders as well as the edges

SABUKO has recently been granted the observer status of fourteenth session of the Conference of Parties (COP 14) to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). „Established in 1994, the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) is the sole legally binding international agreement linking environment and development to sustainable land management. The Convention addresses

On 3d and 4th of October, SABUKO organized and held the Capacity Building Conference for youth in Wildlife Research and Conservation in Georgia, Tbilisi. The attendees of the conference were the participants of Youth-Led Advocacy for Wildlife Conservation (YLAWC) project, speakers from different organizations as well as countries and students – young researchers, who took

World Migratory Bird Day

World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. It has a global outreach and is an effective tool to help raise global awareness of the threats faced by migratory birds, their ecological importance, and the need for international cooperation to conserve

Author: David Thomas Full article is available here. We’ve driven across rolling green hills for the past two hours and have yet to see a single person, a pattern that has continued for the last two days. I’m visiting the Chachuna Managed Reserve in Eastern Georgia, the project being managed by BirdLife Europe with their

Sabuko at Batumi Birding Festival

Sabuko actively participated in the annual Batumi Birding Festival 2019, held on September 2-7. The festival included several main activities: daily monitoring of bird migration from different spots and data analysis at the end of the day; also presentations and discussions. Natia Javakhishvili, director of Sabuko hosted a discussion on illegal hunting within the scopes