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Luc Bas

New Director at IUCN Brussels Office

Luc Bas will be taking up the position of Director of IUCN European Union Representative Office in Brussels from 1 May 2013.  …  

29 Mar 2013 | News story
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Mark Smith, IUCN Director Global Water Programme

World Water Day, by Mark Smith

Blog article by Mark Smith. "World Water Day is like any themed global day: it’s not really to ‘celebrate’ water, it’s about getting people to pay attention and decide they’re going to take action to solve water problems." …  

22 Mar 2013 | News story

The World We Want 2015

Post2015: Can there be enough water, energy, food for all?

This week, IUCN and the International Water Association (IWA) host an online consultation session on Infrastructure Solutions for the Water-Energy-Food Security Nexus. As part of the UN's 'The World We Want' initiative, the consultation platform allows everyone to have their say on development issues post 2015, from 11-17 March with a particular focus on water, energy and food. …  

11 Mar 2013 | News story

Floating market

A recipe linking nature and people

Have you ever wondered how to represent the links between nature and people in a simple way to facilitate decision making? A diverse group of experts share their tips in addressing this very challenge and suggest possible ingredients of such a representation. The hope is that this 'recipe' will help the work of the top new nature platform (IPBES) in relating biodiversity and its benefits to human well-being, sustainability and conservation. …  

25 Jan 2013 | News story

Conservacion y desarrollo sostenible del mar de Alboran

Conservación y desarrollo sostenible del mar de Alborán / Conservation et développement durable de la mer d’Alboran

Elementos estratégicos para su futura gestión / Éléments stratégiques pour sa gestion future …  

20 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication

Mediterranean Submarine Canyons

Mediterranean Submarine Canyons

SUBMARINE CANYONS  AND MEDITERRANEAN ECOSYSTEM …  

19 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication

Mediterranean Seagrass Meadows:
Resilience and Contribution to Climate Change Mitigation

Mediterranean Seagrass Meadows: Resilience and Contribution to Climate Change Mitigation

A Short Summary …  

19 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication

Propuesta de una red representativa de áreas marinas protegidas en el mar de Alborán = Vers un réseau représentatif d'aires marines protégées dans la mer d'Alboran

Propuesta de una red representativa de áreas marinas protegidas en el mar de Alborán = Vers un réseau représentatif d'aires marines protégées dans la mer d'Alboran

El presente document recoge la información recopilada por los distintos expertos que participaron en este trabajo a través de varios talleres y la información existente y accessible sobre la biodiversidad marina y costera para finalmente hacer una propuesta y descripción de una red de areas de interés para la conservación en el mar de Alborán. …  

18 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication

An Ecosystem Approach to
Management of Seamounts in
the Southern Indian Ocean

An Ecosystem Approach to Management of Seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean

Volume 3 – Legal and Institutional Gap Analysis …  

18 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication

An Ecosystem Approach to
Management of Seamounts in
the Southern Indian Ocean

An Ecosystem Approach to Management of Seamounts in the Southern Indian Ocean

Volume 2 – Anthropogenic Threats to Seamount …  

18 Dec 2012 | Downloads - publication