Under the general collaboration work programme of the IUCN-Rio Tinto agreement, IUCN and Rio Tinto are contributing their knowledge and expertise to specific activities and projects of each organization.
Activities have included participation in:
- World Parks Congress 2014
- IUCN World Conservation Congress 2012
- Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
- Rio Tinto Biodiversity Steering Committee
- Simandou (Guinea) Biodiversity Advisory Group 2011
Work plan objective: Foster mutual collaboration between IUCN and Rio Tinto, drawing explicitly on each organization’s specialist skill sets, experience and networks.