Ecosystem Management

Increasing challenges with disasters are linked to environmental degradation but yet are not always recognized as an environmental emergency. The 6th...
“Is nature a viable solution for disaster risk reduction?” This was a question posed to the 36 workshop participants from Western, Central, Eastern and Southern Africa convened by IUCN in... Read more
Following the launch of the new PANORAMA platform at the recent IUCN World Conservation Congress, the partnership and web platform is growing and...
Cutting the ribbon during the official launch of the third thematic portal of the PANORAMA platform (left to right: Arno Sckeyde, GIZ; Harald Lossack, GIZ; Tanja Gönner, GIZ; Trevor Sandwith, IUCN;... Read more
After a year of strategic cooperation between the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR) Thailand and IUCN Thailand, a meeting was held on...
The meeting was chaired by the Director General of DMCR, Ms. Suthiluck Raviwan and attended by the Director of Mangrove Conservation Office, the Director of Research and Development Institute... Read more
On February 2nd the world celebrates its wetlands – complex ecosystems that provide a wide variety of services and benefits for people and nature. ...
'Wetlands and disaster risk reduction' is the theme of World Wetlands Day 2017 (WWD17). Spearheaded by the Ramsar Convention, WWD17 will focus on how wetlands can be protected, restored,... Read more
  HOMING IN ON THE RANGE: Enabling Investments for Sustainable Land Management Rangelands are places of important biodiversity and ecosystem services that occupy up to half of all land... Read more
Eco-Engineering for slope stabilisation   The problem A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Salween River valley is one of the world’s richest areas in terms of plant biodiversity. This... Read more
Forest protecting against snow avalanches   The problem Snow avalanches threaten towns, people and transport systems in many mountainous regions throughout the world. Chile is prone to... Read more
Knowledge sharing, capacity building, integrating science and local knowledge and raising awareness about climate change impacts and the benefits and potential of sound ecosystem management is... Read more
The Global Island Partnership (GLISPA), coordinated from IUCN's Washington D.C. Office assists islands in addressing one of the world's greatest challenges – to conserve and sustainably... Read more
The drylands of Eastern and Southern Africa face many environmental challenges including land degradation, deforestation, degradation of watersheds and wetlands, invasive species, habitat loss, and... Read more


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