Ecosystem

Participants visit Da Nhim hydropower plant, a potential model for PES application in Viet Nam

Innovative legislation: Making Payment for Environmental Services feasible

Viet Nam faces considerable challenges to effectively safeguard biodiversity in the country.  The incorporation of Payment for Environmental Services (PES) in the Draft Viet Nam Biodiversity Law represents a mechanism to meet these challenges. …  

07 Oct 2007 | News story

Andrea Athanas presenting IUCN's statement to the UN CSD

Linking energy, ecosystems and livelihoods at UN CSD15

IUCN delivered a statement and released a position paper urging the CSD to link energy, ecosystems and livelihoods for sustainable development. …  

02 May 2007 | News story

More
This image shows the courtship behavior of Indian Bull frogs (Holobatrachus tigerinus). During the monsoon, the breeding males become bright yellow in color, while females remain dull. The prominent blue vocal sacs of male produce strong nasal mating call.
Ecosystem management programme