Nouvelles des Membres et pour les Membres

IPBES

Which room for civil society in the house of IPBES?

On 4 October 2011, the second day of the First Plenary Meeting, delegates addressed the design of an Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). IUCN supported the proposal to consider the role and the participation of non-governmental stakeholders in the Platform. …  

05 Oct 2011 | News story

Bee and Flower

Non-governmental actors united for a role in IPBES

Scientific and civil society organizations have called for a role in an Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) both as providers and end users of knowledge. During the opening of the First Plenary Session to establish IPBES, these organizations stressed that their engagement is crucial for the relevance, impact and legitimacy of the Platform. …  

04 Oct 2011 | News story

Cyrie SENDASHONGA, Head of the IUCN Delegation to the First Session of the Plenary Meeting to Establish an IPBES, Nairobi

IUCN to support IPBES

IUCN strongly supports the establishment of an Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) in 2012 as a global mechanism to further strengthen the science-policy interface on biodiversity, ecosystem services and human well-being. This statement was delivered during the opening of the First Plenary Session to build IPBES, which is currently being held in Nairobi, Kenya. …  

04 Oct 2011 | News story

Junta de Andalucía

I Convention Internationale: le changement climatique et l’environnement urbain

Elle sera tenue du 19 Octobre jusqu’au 21 à la siège de l’Université Pablo de Olavide de Seville. …   | English | Spanish

30 Sep 2011 | Event

ICC Jeju (far right) and Mt. Halla, Jeju, Republic of Korea

Union Pulse: Compte à rebours pour le Congrès

D’ici un an, des représentants de haut niveau d’organismes gouvernementaux, d’organisations des Nations Unies, du secteur privé, de l’industrie et d’organisations de la société civile se réuniront en Corée du Sud, dans l’île de Jeju, afin d’examiner et d’adopter des solutions aux défis les plus pressants de la planète en matière d’environnement et de développement. …   | English | Spanish

30 Sep 2011 | News story

Wheat growing in India

IUCN State Members come together to meet Aichi Targets through Regional Cooperation

The 5th Asia Regional Conservation Forum (RCF) in Incheon brings together IUCN Members to deliberate on collective action towards achieving Aichi Targets. …  

29 Sep 2011 | News story
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Feeding cage-farmed fish, Surat Thani, MFF Thailand project

Spotlight on food security in Asia

People centered and partnership based solutions were the focus of discussions on food security and coastal conservation during a side session at the 5th Asia Regional Conservation Forum (RCF) in Incheon, Korea. 

29 Sep 2011 | Article
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Flowers of Balochistan

Regional cooperation essential to conserve plant biodiversity in Asia

A new assessment of plant conservation calls for greater regional collaboration in documentation and conservation in Asia. 

29 Sep 2011 | News story

Daejayon members with Dr Ashok Khosla, IUCN President at the 5th Asia RCF

IUCN Member effectively uses secretariat for outreach

Daejayon, a students’ environmental network from Korea is using IUCN and its secretariat effectively to reach out to universities in new countries 

29 Sep 2011 | Article
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