IUCN Members in Nagoya

IUCN is preparing for the Convention on Biological Diversity’s tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CBD COP10) in Nagoya, Japan, from 18-29 October 2010. Please find information below outlining IUCN’s objectives for the meeting and inviting you to a special Constituency event.


Constituency Event: 25 October 2010

Representatives of IUCN Members present at CBD COP10 are warmly invited to attend a social evening to network with other IUCN Members, Commission members, Councillors and Secretariat, on 25 October 2010 from 20:00 – 22:00, hosted by IUCN and the Japan Committee for IUCN in the Shirotori Gardens. Please click here for the full electronic invitation.

Members should kindly note that it will be necessary to confirm participation and to collect an invitation and/or entry pass for the event and gardens from the IUCN stand in advance of the event on Thursday 21 or Friday 22 October.

Click here for a map showing the location of the Shirotori Gardens in relation to the Nagoya Congress Centre.

IUCN Position Papers

Click here to access IUCN Position Papers for CBD COP10.

IUCN’s objectives

Please click here to view a recent interview with the IUCN Head of Delegation, Jane Smart, Director of the Biodiversity Conservation Group. The interview outlines IUCN’s objectives for the event and priorities agenda items for the Union’s work, and provides some additional information on the IUCN stand, side events and advance documentation.

IUCN events in Nagoya

IUCN is organizing many events in Nagoya and has a booth in the exhibition area organized jointly with the IUCN National Committee of Japan.

Click here for more information about some of the key events.

Click here to download the full list of IUCN events in Nagoya.