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Mali, West Africa

Drylands mustn't go to waste

How can we manage something that we can’t measure? The value of drylands is often overlooked and yet they are a crucial source of income and other benefits for millions of people worldwide, as well as for the environment. IUCN works to ensure that dryland resources are valued, recognized and taken into account by decision makers. …  

24 May 2010 | News story

Jatropha curcas, Mali

Responsible Biofuels and Beyond: critical issues for the Convention on Biological Diversity work programme

IUCN and WWF convened the side event Responsible Biofuels and Beyond : critical issues for the CBD agriculture programme of work to highlight critical issues relating to the biofuels and biodiversity agenda including land use, indirect landuse change, impacts on smallholders and vulnerable groups, invasive species risks, indicators for biodiversity, biodiversity information available for biofuels decisions, and processes for identifying responsible cultivation areas.
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19 May 2010 | News story
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Confirming our support for the Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels

Following a couple of recent resignations from the Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB), many RSB members came together to develop a joint statement of support. …  

12 May 2010 | News story
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On the Move

BBP Annual Report 2009

"On the Move" is the title of the Annual Report of the Business and Biodiversity Programme
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11 May 2010 | News story

President launches LifeCycle Fiji

The young and the old, united by their passion for cycling and the need to reduce carbon emissions got together to launch LifeCycle Fiji on 1 May in Fiji's capital city, Suva. The President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, also launched into action as he cycled around the city to officially launch the initiative. …  

11 May 2010 | News story
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Nurseries have been set up to rehabilitate mined areas in Nauru.

Restoring island homes - the fighting spirit

The Republic of Nauru is one island in the Pacific that has been actively fighting to regain their island biodiversity following a decade of mining. …  

10 May 2010 | News story

Participants evaluating their projects using a gender lens.

Energy project managers empowered on gender mainstreaming

Managers of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects implemented by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in six countries in Oceania were trained on incorporating gender dimensions into their respective projects at a workshop recently held in Nuku’alofa, Tonga. …  

10 May 2010 | News story

The Secretariat of the Andean Community and IUCN hosted a meeting in Lima for Water and Environmental authorities from Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, to present and launch the new river basin maps for the Andean Community.

Construímos confianza subregional transfronteriza en los países andinos

La Secretaría General de la Comunidad Andina y el Programa de Agua de la UICN-América del Sur, realizaron el lanzamiento de un nuevo mapa de cuencas hidrográficas para la subregión andina. …   | English

06 May 2010 | News story

Gatokai Island, Marovo Lagoon, Solomon Islands

UICN acoge con beneplácito a las Islas Salomón como nuevo Estado Miembro

El Gobierno de las Islas Salomón ha anunciado oficialmente su decisión de unirse a la UICN y adherirse a sus Estatutos, convirtiéndose así en el 83º Estado Miembro de la UICN. El Ministerio de Medio Ambiente, Conservación y Meteorología ha sido designado por el Gobierno de las Islas Salomón como su enlace con la Secretaría de la UICN. …   | English | French

05 May 2010 | News story

left to right: Anon Sirisaengtaksin, PTTEP; Aban Marker Kabraji, IUCN; Michael D. Sangster, TOTAL

Productive Landscapes, better lives

Joint initiative launched for poverty reduction in Doi Mae Salong, Thailand …  

28 Apr 2010 | News story


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