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The Voices of Members: Global Survey of IUCN Members

Results of the First Global Survey of IUCN Members

More than 500 members from all regions made their views known on their satisfaction as a member of IUCN in the first global Survey of IUCN Members. …  

06 Dec 2007 | News story


World Conservation Union welcomes 33 new members

The 68th IUCN Council meeting has admitted 33 new members to the World Conservation Union (IUCN). The new members include four government agencies: two of them are working on protected areas in Guinea Bissau and Korea; one is a government agency representing the Flemish Ministry of Environment, Nature and Energy; and the fourth one is the Environmental Department of the Alava Government in Spain. The new members bring local knowledge, expertise, and the will to influence the international agenda. …  

26 Nov 2007 | News story

Nelson Mandela and IUCN delegation

Global delegation led by Valli Moosa meets Nelson Mandela

The governing body of the world's leading authority on biodiversity, the Council of the World Conservation Union (IUCN), met yesterday with President Nelson R. Mandela at the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg. …  

26 Nov 2007 | News story

68th Council Meeting - Donors

Thank you for making the 68th Council Meeting possible

IUCN Would like to thank the following organizations for their generous contributions, both financially and in-kind: …  

21 Nov 2007 | News story


The Union’s Council

The Council of the World Conservation Union is a dynamic and experienced group of exceptional individuals and leaders. …  

20 Nov 2007 | Project description


The World Conservation Union - IUCN

The World Conservation Union (IUCN) is the world’s leading authority and democratic platform in conservation and sustainability. …  

20 Nov 2007 | News story

IUCN Council at the hard face of Conservation in southern Africa

World renowned conservation area sets the scene for first stand-alone meeting of Council away from IUCN Headquarters in Switzerland in 60 Years. …  

20 Nov 2007 | News story

Valli Moosa, IUCN President

Message from the president


19 Nov 2007 | News story

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) logo

Global Reporting Initiative Reader's Choice Awards

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is inviting IUCN members to score sustainability reports as part of a global effort. …  

31 Oct 2007 | News story

Young Leaders in Amman

Young Leaders Empowered to "Be the Change"

Youth leaders from all over the world gathered in Jordan to build their leadership capacities and raise their awareness on their roles and responsibilities towards sustainable development in the world. Tomorrow's leaders were urged to "Be the Change" and start acting to save the world during a global seminar entitled Advancing Youth Leadership on Sustainable Development held at the United Nations University – International Leadership Institute (UNU/ILI) in Amman, Jordan from October 21- 25, 2007. …  

24 Oct 2007 | News story