Under the previous IUCN-Shell collaborative partnership agreement, Shell provided institutional and project support to IUCN in areas of business engagement, business skills and business process development.

Activities under the previous IUCN-Shell agreement included:

  • Secondments between Shell and IUCN
  • Improving the understanding and use of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™
  • Pilot project on Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)
  • Business training 
  • Pilot project exploring the feasibility of an IUCN Business Academy for Conservation