Nouvelles des Membres et pour les Membres

Guinea Bissau

Guinea Bissau sets the mark for integration

A delegation headed by the Deputy Director General, Bill Jackson, and including Jean-Yves Pirot, Sebastià Semene Guitart from HQ and the regional programme coordinator in West and Central Africa, Jean-Marc Garreau visited Guinea Bissau to understand better one of the best examples of how the “One Programme” concept can be applied by convening the IUCN Membership while achieving significant influence and recognition by adapting IUCN’s role to the conditions and needs of the Members. With the perspective of better supporting the integration and the delivery of the IUCN Programme 2009-2012 among the three pillars of IUCN, Guinea Bissau gives the Union a strong signal that the IUCN way is more than words on paper and administrative procedures. An example to learn from and replicate… …  

29 Jan 2009 | News story

SEED Awards 2009 are open for submissions

Winners of the 2009 SEED Awards for entrepreneurship in sustainable development receive a tailored package of support services, worth up to $40,000, to help their venture to become established and to increase their impact. This includes access to relevant expertise and technical assistance, meeting new partners and building networks, developing business plans and identifying sources of finance. …  

26 Jan 2009 | News story

First IUCN Council Meeting, February 2009

The 33 Members of the IUCN Council elected in Barcelona will gather at their first full meeting on 2-4 February 2009 at IUCN Headquarters in Gland, Switzerland.  

09 Jan 2009 | News story

Ashok Khosla

Ashok Khosla addresses IUCN Secretariat

During his first visit to IUCN's headquarters as President of the Union, Dr Ashok Khosla said he will be demanding the highest levels of excellence. …  

05 Dec 2008 | Video

Campester

IUCN welcomes Campester as a new Member

The Georgian Field Researchers’ Union Campester has joined the growing IUCN network in the South Caucasus. The NGO, which specialises in research and conservation of bats, was admitted as a member at the IUCN Council at its 70th meeting on 4 October. 

02 Dec 2008 | News story

International Union for the Conservation of Nature

L’UICN accueille le Mexique, nouvel Etat membre de l’Union

Le Secrétariat d’Etat aux affaires étrangères a annoncé la décision du gouvernement mexicain d’adhérer aux Statuts de l’UICN, devenant ainsi un Etat membre de l’Union. …   | English | Spanish

23 Oct 2008 | News story

Conservation of threatened species

 

23 Oct 2008 | Project description

IUCN

48 new members join IUCN

On the eve of IUCN's 60th anniversary, a record number of new members have joined the Union. At its 70th Meeting, held in Barcelona on 4 October, the IUCN Council admitted 48 new members. …  

15 Oct 2008 | News story

Coat of arms, Georgia

L’UICN accueille la Géorgie, nouvel Etat membre de l’Union

Le gouvernement géorgien a annoncé officiellement sa décision d’adhérer aux Statuts de l’UICN. Le Ministère de la protection de l’environnement et des ressources naturelles a été désigné par le gouvernement comme organe de liaison avec le Secrétariat de l’UICN. …   | English | Spanish

14 Oct 2008 | News story

Barcelona Congress

Motions passed

The following motions were passed at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Barcelona on Saturday, October 11. …  

13 Oct 2008 | News story