Cyril Kormos

IUCN-WCPA Vice-Chair for World Heritage Photo: Cyril Kormos

Cyril is Founder and Executive Director of Wild Heritage, a project of the Earth Island Institute. He also serves as IUCN-WCPA Vice-Chair for World Heritage, sits on IUCN’s World Heritage Panel and chairs the IUCN-WCPA World Heritage Network. He became a National Geographic Explorer in 2018.

Members of the IUCN Primary Forests Task Force

Primary forests sequester more carbon, more safely than planted forests and offer far greater biodiversity benefits. We cannot resolve the climate or biodiversity crises without prioritising the...


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