Welcome to the IUCN Commission on Education and Communication

IUCN CEC is a network driving change for sustainability. More than 1,000 members volunteer their professional expertise in learning, knowledge management and strategic communication to achieve IUCN goals.

To join IUCN CEC, write to cec@iucn.org.
CEC works closely with the Capacity Development Unit within the Programme and Policy Group. 

IUCN CEC NEWS

 

Keith Wheeler, Chair of IUCN's Commission on Education and Communication

Keith Wheeler to lead stream at World Parks Congress for CEC

Engaging youth in nature is an important issue on the conservation agenda, with a 'stream' at the IUCN World Parks Congress dedicated to inspiring a new generation. It was also on the annual meeting agenda of the Canadian Committee of IUCN. …  

05 Mar 2014 | Article

IUCN World Parks Congress, Sydney 2014

CEC members and the IUCN World Parks Congress

 A note to CEC members from Juliane Zeidler, IUCN CEC Chair, on the forthcoming IUCN World Parks Congress …  

05 Mar 2014 | Article

Campaña mundial de IUCN CEC en Buin Zoo (Chile)

Campaña mundial de IUCN CEC en Buin Zoo (Chile)

Buin Zoo, realizó con excelentes resultados la jornada: Todos juntos por la conservación, un espacio de capacitación donde todos sus funcionarios comprendieron su misión y valores institucionales y donde la campaña “El amor, no la pérdida” de IUCN-CEC los inspiró a conocer, valorar y usar sosteniblemente la biodiversidad. …  

04 Mar 2014 | News story

En su 25 aniversario la Fundación Patagonia Natural (FPN) editó su Calendario Educativo 2014

Calendario Educativo 2014

Este año especial, como desde hace más de dos décadas, FPN pone a disposición su Calendario, que en la edición 2014, muestra una selección de fotografías de fauna costero-marina de Argentina. …  

04 Mar 2014 | News story

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Chiropterology training for Algerian national parks staff

CEC member Mourad Ahmin conducted a two-day training at the Gouraya National Park environmental education centre. …  

04 Mar 2014 | Article

NatuREcycle

IUCN CEC Europe is developing a new recycling game

CEC members are invited to take a survey to help develop a new activity for children aged 8-14  focusing on the connections between mining, recycling of aluminium and nature conservation. It is being developed by the Göncöl Foundation and IUCN CEC.  …  

04 Mar 2014 | Article

Walking the beach during a camp on marine and coastal resources, Tamil Nadu

50 students attend marine & coastal ecosystems camp

Students aged 12-14 from five schools in Tamil Nadu learned about  mangroves, coral reefs and seagrass beds during a two-day awareness-raising camp run by Dr. Balaji of the OMCAR Foundation with MFF India. …  

04 Mar 2014 | Article

"Love, Not Loss" is a video about communicating biodiversity

Hebrew translation of 'Love Not Loss' video now available

IUCN CEC would like to thank Dr. Simon Nemtzov, a scientist in Isreal, for volunteering to translate the video 'Love. Not Loss.' into Hebrew. "The way to inspire people to action to protect our wonderful world is not through more stories of "doom and gloom" but rather to show them the wonderment and marvels in the beauty of nature," he says. …  

04 Mar 2014 | News story

Carlos Micilio, Consultora Urbano Ambiental, CEC member

Reconocimiento a miembro argentino de la CEC

Este es un reconocimiento que tuve de la Universidad ESPAM MLF en el “Proyecto de Trabajo de año”, en Calceta, Ecuador, en donde se citaron los fundamentos y desarrollos en materia educativa ambiental de miembro CEC. …  

03 Mar 2014 | Article

San Juanico mural illustrating an ocean ecosystem in which fisherfolk, surfers, and sea turtles coexist

Murals Inspire Sea Turtle Conservation on Baja Peninsula

A new study finds that sea turtle murals in public spaces are raising awareness about marine conservation issues in Mexico. IUCN CEC members AJ Schneller conducted the study with Alyssa Irizarry.  …  

03 Mar 2014 | Article

Juliane Zeidler, CEC Chair
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