A summary in images based on five years of research outside and on ICRISAT Sahelian Center,
Niamey, Niger funded by the Ministry for International Cooperation, The Hague, The Netherlands,
through Wageningen Agricultural University
As of today all the information and documents on which Members will vote at the World Conservation Congress in Barcelona (5 to 14 October 2008), including the new IUCN Programme "Shaping a sustainable future", are available online.
On 7 September, 2007, the Director General, Julia Marton-Lefèvre, wrote to all voting Members of IUCN inviting them to suggest names for consideration by Council for the positions of President, Treasurer and Chairs of IUCN’s Commissions and to submit...
The conservation and sustainable use of wetlands in Nepal project officially kicked-off today through an inception workshop. The project is first of its kind to undertake a combination of building institutional capacity, enhancing collaborative management of...
Viet Nam faces considerable challenges to effectively safeguard biodiversity in the country. The incorporation of Payment for Environmental Services (PES) in the Draft Viet Nam Biodiversity Law represents a mechanism to meet these challenges.
El enfoque ecosistémico : cinco pasos para su implementación
Shepherd, Gill ; Andrade, Angela, trad.
IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management
Series: Ecosystem Management Series ; no.003
Gland : IUCN, 2006. ix, 30p. : ill.; 21x15 cm.
Government officials from Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand held discussions last week about promoting sustainable financing to ensure enough funding to protect the environment and livelihoods of villagers.
Valuation studies have considerably increased our knowledge of the value of ecosystems. Their usefulness has often been undermined, however, by a failure to properly frame them so as to address the specific question of interest. Unfortunately, environmental...