2013

Tanzania

Objectifs du Développement Durable et Agenda post-2015 : les solutions offertes par la Nature

Dans le cadre de la 68è Assemblée Générale des Nations Unies, la direction des Politiques Globales de l’UICN a organisé, avec l’aide du Ministère des Affaires Etrangères, une table ronde sur le thème : “Objectifs de développement durable : La Nature au cœur d’un développement socioéconomique durable”. …  

30 Sep 2013 | News story

Foto de Grupo - Participantes en el X Foro de Biodiversidad, Córdoba (España)

X Biodiversity Forum of the IUCN Spanish National Committe

The X Biodiversity Forum held at the University of Cordoba (UCO) on the 24th and 25th of September, brought together American and European experts facing a common problem, climate change, a major and challenging issue, such as bridging positions between the needs of society and scientific research, or the involvement of citizens in climate change adaptation strategies.  | Spanish

28 Sep 2013 | News story

Couverture du guide méthodologique d'évaluation économique des écosystèmes

Economic valuation of ecological functions and services of natural ecosystems : A Guide on the use of simple methods

IUCN-PACO publishes a use of simple methods of assessing natural ecosystems guide. He wants to allow a better understandingof the most commonly used economic valuation concepts and methods applied by natural ecosystem evaluators. …   | French

27 Sep 2013 | Article
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Robert Mather speaking at the CSR Asia Summit in Bangkok

IUCN-Marriott partnership: underlying business and nature conservation in Thailand

When my colleagues and I were sitting in the media event that launched the partnership between IUCN and Marriott International in Thailand, we certainly didn’t expect the Chairman of Marriott’s Thailand Business Council to discourse in such detail on why mangroves are important. …  

27 Sep 2013 | Article
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Valbona Valley National Park, Bjeshkët e Namuna/Prokletije Mountains, Albania

Nature+ road ahead

The overall objective of IUCN in South-Eastern Europe is to work towards the long-term protection of biodiversity and sustainable use of natural resources. Advocating for nature-based solutions to development challenges and encouraging cross-border cooperation, IUCN will strive to shape a sustainable future for the people and nature in the region. …  

27 Sep 2013 | News story
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European Parliament Intergroup on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development

Mainstreaming conservation in Europe’s policy-making

Integration of nature conservation as part of the solution to societal challenges is key to stopping biodiversity loss, and it is very much needed. This is the main outcome of the Conference “Meeting the EU 2020 Biodiversity Targets: Mainstreaming Conservation” organized by the EP Intergroup on Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainable Development on 24 September 2013, in Brussels.   …  

27 Sep 2013 | News story
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Tanzania

Put nature at the heart of sustainable development goals

In a statement made yesterday to the United Nations meeting on the Millennium Development Goals in New York, IUCN's Director General, Julia Marton-Lefèvre, called for nature to be put at the heart of the post-2015 sustainable development agenda. …  

27 Sep 2013 | News story

September 2013

IUCN CEC September E-News

This newsletter features 20 stories on biodiversity communication and learning activities around the world. Juliane Zeidler, CEC Chair, helped organize UNCCD COP 11 in Namibia last week, participating as a session panelist and side event facilitator. She also wrote about ‘driving change’ in the IUCN Focus series. Next week, we’ll send you 20 more stories and open a contest to design a new CEC logo!   …  

26 Sep 2013 | News story

Evento IEPI / Ecuador 2013

Conocimiento tradicional asociado a recursos genéticos: acceso legal y beneficios justos.

El tema se discutió durante el foro internacional que organizó en Quito el Instituto Ecuatoriano de Propiedad Intelectual, el Ministerio del Ambiente y la Secretaria de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, con apoyo de la UICN. …  

26 Sep 2013 | News story
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Bosque Protector Alto Mayo

¿Cómo distribuir los beneficios de REDD+? Conozca un caso práctico

El proyecto de la UICN, implementado por sus socios AIDER y CI Perú, fortalecerá iniciativas locales como la producción sostenible de café en la comunidad peruana de San Martín, para frenar la deforestación. …  

26 Sep 2013 | News story
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