Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy

CEESP generates and disseminates knowledge, mobilizes influence, and promotes actions to harmonize the  conservation of nature with the critical social, cultural, environmental, and economic justice concerns of human societies

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The Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy (CEESP) contributes to the IUCN's Mission by generating and disseminating knowledge, mobilising influence, and promoting actions to harmonise the conservation of nature with the critical social, cultural, environmental, and economic justice concerns of human societies.

 

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  • WCS-Chile y el Ministerio de Medio Ambiente conformaron la primera Comunidad de Aprendizaje sobre Planificación en áreas protegidas privadas de Chile Central The photo is from one a field trip with the "Comunidad de Aprendizaje" to a Private Reserve in the Central Andes. In the picture we can see one of the members of the management team of the Private Reserve showing the map and some of the risk points of the area to the rest of the participants. Photo: Misque Hoare, WCS

    Comunidad de Aprendizaje para la Gestión de la Biodiversidad en Áreas Protegidas Privadas de Chile Central

    27.02.2020

    CEESP News - by WCS Chile** WCS-Chile y el Ministerio de Medio Ambiente conformaron la primera Comunidad de Aprendizaje sobre Planificación en áreas protegidas privadas de Chile Central. Gestores públicos y privados adquirieron conocimientos y capacidades...

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    Candidates for IUCN Council 2020 - 2024

    10.02.2020

    At the IUCN World Conservation Congress, taking place in Marseille, France, from 11-19 June 2020, IUCN Members will elect a new Council for 2020-24. IUCN is pleased to announce the nominated candidates for the positions of President, Treasurer, Chairs of...

  • local communities take action to conserve the natural environment they depend on Photo: Community Conservation Research Network (CCRN)

    Short videos: how local communities take action to conserve nature and local livelihoods

    07.02.2020

    CEESP NEWS: by Anthony Charles, Director, Community Conservation Research Network (other positions detailed below) The Community Conservation Research Network, in conjunction with Saint Mary's University, is pleased to announce two new 5-...

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Governance, Equity and Rights

The CEESP Theme on Governance, Equity and Rights (TGER) works to advance approaches to the conservation of nature that are grounded in and promote good governance, social equity and human rights.

 

Girl Fishing in Costa Rica Photo: Vivienne Solis Rivera

Sustainable Use and Livelihoods

IUCN Sustainable Use and Livelihoods Specialist Group (SULI) is a global expert network uniquely placed to provide credible, sound technical advice on sustainable use and livelihoods.

 

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Religion, Spirituality, Environmental Conservation and Climate Justice

This Religion, Spirituality, Environmental Conservation and Climate Justice (RESPECC) Specialist Group focuses on outreach to faith-based institutions, movements and networks, as well as spiritual communities engaged in environmental conservation and climate change....
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Knowledge Baskets

Learn more about IUCN’s first two social science flagship knowledge products: the 'Natural Resource Governance Framework' (NRGF) and 'People in Nature' (PiN).

 

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