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CEL Side Event at World Forestry Congress, 19 October 2009

World Forestry Congress - BSAS

The World Forestry Congress was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 18th to October 23rd. The IUCN Commission on Environmental Law was involved in a side event addressing Forestry Law in Argentina which took place on October 19th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Argentinean Rural Society’s Calden Hall.
This side event was co-organized by the Political and Social Studies Institute (IEPS) and the Federal Forestry and Environmental Law Institute from the Catholic University of Santa Fe’s Law School and Political Science Department with the support of IUCN and CEL.
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27 Oct 2009 | News story

Convenio Internacional para la Conservación de Psittacidae

Loro Parque Fundación, Miembro de UICN, organizará la 1a Convención Internacional sobre la Conservación de Psittacidae – Ciencia, Política de Gestión y Práctica, a celebrarse del 20 al 22 de setiembre de 2010, y el VII Congreso Mundial sobre Papagayos, del 22 al 25 de setiembre de 2010. …   | English | French

27 Oct 2009 | News story

Jatropha curcas, Mali

Experts finalise guidelines for biofuels and invasives

On 5-6 October 2009, IUCN hosted a 2nd workshop in Nairobi, Kenya to test the draft guidelines on biofuels and invasive species, thanks to funding from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. …  

26 Oct 2009 | News story

Photo de famille atelier plaidoyer à Bissau

Lancement d’un partenariat régional pour une coexistence plus harmonieuse entre les industries extractives, l’environnement et les populations locales.

Du 20 au 22 octobre 2009, l’UICN / Bissau a organisé un atelier pour renforcer les capacités de la société civile en matière de plaidoyer à propos des impacts sociaux et environnementaux du secteur minier (action menée avec l’appui du comité UICN – NL). …  

26 Oct 2009 | News story

Whale photograph

Dead western gray whale found at Sakhalin

A western gray whale carcass was found washed ashore at Chaivo Bay, Sakhalin Island, by a local hunter in early September. …  

25 Oct 2009 | News story

Commission logo banded in gold.

IUCN CEC Newsletter - October 2009

Download this newsletter from the IUCN Commission on Education and Communication. The full-text version is provided here in pdf. …  

23 Oct 2009 | News story

EPLP 71 Conservation with Justice: A Rights Based Approach

Conservation with Justice: A Rights Based Approach

The term ‘rights-based approach’ (RBA) has been used in various contexts and defined in different ways. The newest IUCN publication “Conservation with Justice: A Rights-based Approach” aims at informing all actors (governments, the private sector, local communities, non-governmental organizations) about the RBA and its potential contribution to guiding activities that, if unrestrained, may have a detrimental impact on nature conservation.
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23 Oct 2009 | News story

Building Biodiversity Business

Bringing business and nature closer together

IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, and the WBCSD, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, have signed a four-year Memorandum of Understanding for the second time. …  

22 Oct 2009 | News story

Última llamada  - Clima y naturaleza - WC - Issue 2 - 2009

Conservación Mundial : Miembros de UICN activos contra el cambio climático

El último número de la revista de la UICN Conservación Mundial, “Última Llamada: Clima y naturaleza”, incluye la colaboración de varios de sus Miembros en torno al tema candente del cambio climático : …   | English | French

22 Oct 2009 | News story

Chairman's input to World Conservation magazine: A bridge to the future

Investing in nature generates very high returns for the economy, society and the environment. It is also a low cost and effective way to stabilize greenhouse gas emissions while the world weans itself off fossil fuels, says IUCN President Ashok Khosla, in an article from the latest issue of IUCN’s World Conservation magazine: “Last call: Climate and nature”. …  

22 Oct 2009 | News story

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