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  • IUCN Indigenous Peoples Member Organisation representative Yeshing Juliana Upún Yos delivered the following statement to the UNPFII Photo: IUCN/Lorena Aguilar

    An indigenous-led strategy for conservation in IUCN

    22.04.2018

    IUCN Indigenous Peoples Member Organisation representative Yeshing Juliana Upún Yos delivered the following statement to the Seventeenth Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) in New York City last week.

  • Constitutional Court of Colombia Photo: Wikipedia

    Colombian Supreme Court Recognizes Rights of the Amazon River Ecosystem

    20.04.2018

    by Nicholas Bryner The Supreme Court of Colombia (Corte Suprema de Justicia, Sala de Casación Civil) has issued a decision recognizing the Amazon River ecosystem as a subject of rights and beneficiary of protection.      ...

  • IPBES-6 Photo: Photo: IISD/ENB | Diego Noguera

    IPBES-6 Outcomes Include Approval of Five Landmark Assessment Reports

    10.04.2018

    Announced as a milestone meeting, five Assessment Reports on the state of knowledge about biodiversity, ecosystems, and nature’s contributions to society were approved during the 6th Plenary of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and...

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