Biodiversity Media Alliance

Linking Journalism with the Web of Life

The Biodiversity Media Alliance aims to boost the quantity and quality of media coverage of biodiversity issues.


IIED, IUCN and Internews created this site to build bridges between journalists and their sources. To learn more about how to use the site, and suggest any ways to improve it, please read and comment on the introductory blog post. For more information contact

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The online toolkit includes 50 topic pages about specific environmental issues including many related to biodiversity. Each includes background information, reporting tips, case studies and examples of good coverage. The toolkit also has pages on key reporting skills, a glossary and links to other resources. Click here to visit the toolkit.

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Blog Posts

A Conspiracy in the Wild

Posted by John Mbaria on April 18, 2019 at 21:50

Improving biodiversity coverage on

Posted by ron mader on October 18, 2018 at 1:02

2016 Biodiversity Story Grants

Posted by Mike Shanahan on January 27, 2016 at 10:25

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Posted by Md Kamrul Islam on September 1, 2015 at 21:48

Im so happy and gateful to this blogs

Posted by Md Kamrul Islam on September 1, 2015 at 20:30

Rhinos for my birthday

Posted by Jeremy Taylor on July 10, 2015 at 17:37

Our Africa Our Resources

Posted by Amos Smith on May 27, 2015 at 18:45

The Wild West for Wildlife

Posted by Md Rafiqul Islam on May 25, 2015 at 13:10







Latest Activity

John Mbaria posted a blog post

A Conspiracy in the Wild

A conspiracy in the wild(Published in NEW AFRICAN on 09/02/2017For over 10 years, the Northern Rangelands Trust, a Kenya-based conservation initiative, has been acquiring land in the arid north of the country. Today, it controls almost 10% of Kenya’s land mass. Environmental journalist John Mbaria investigates.In its dying days, the Obama Administration pumped massive…See More
ron mader posted a blog post

Improving biodiversity coverage on

It's a challenge for all websites to move with the times, figure out new modes of collaboration and education. Having focused on biodiversity conservation and tourism dos and don'ts since 1995, has documented numerous events, participated in on-site workshops.Kudos to the Biodiversity Media Alliance for surveying members and figuring out next steps for this portal. Please let us know how to participate and how to collaborate.Among the pages of interest:Biodiversity…See More
Oct 18, 2018
Malaka Rodrigo commented on Matthew Wright's blog post Improve the Biodiversity Media Alliance: Have your say!
"Good to hear your plans on improving Biodiversity Media Alliance. Hope to see a more active platform along with  CBD COP14. Please visit my blog for my latest articles.  Cheers from Sri Lanka,  Malaka…"
Oct 11, 2018
Malaka Rodrigo shared Matthew Wright's blog post on Facebook
Oct 11, 2018
Matthew Wright posted a blog post

Improve the Biodiversity Media Alliance: Have your say!

As a member of the Biodiversity Media Alliance network, we want your help!We’re currently considering how to update our community networks. We want a thriving community where members can connect and share information.However, we recognise that Ning, the platform that hosts the Climate Change Media Partnership network, may not be the place for this, so we are asking what you need to ensure a vibrant, useful and engaging network.Please…See More
Sep 19, 2018
Profile IconJoos Versfelt, Gertrude Garcia, Erica Eller and 7 more joined Biodiversity Media Alliance
Jul 12, 2018
Calvin Hogue shared a profile on Facebook
Jul 1, 2018
David J. Fishman is now a member of Biodiversity Media Alliance
Oct 18, 2017

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