Global

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Global” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species. It uses a set of criteria to evaluate the...
IUCN Director General Inger Andersen has been nominated to the post of Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) by...
IUCN Director General Inger Andersen has been nominated to the post of Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres. The...
Recovery of Species on the Brink of Extinction - Requests for Proposals
IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) in partnership with National Geographic Society (NGS) and Fondation Segré promote this Request for Proposals (RFP) with the aim to halt further biodiversity...
The IUCN Seahorse, Pipefish and Seadragon Specialist Group (SPS SG) is dedicated to the conservation of seahorses, pipefishes, and seadragon — as...
Chair: Amanda VincentRed List Authority Coordinator: Riley PollomWebsite2016-2017 Seahorse, Pipefish and Seadragon SG Report
The overall mission of the Wetland Ecosystems Specialist Group is to develop a global network of experts dedicated to promoting the preservation and...
Specialist Group LeadsClaudio Baigun and Sansanee Choowaew  SC Focal pointBirguy Lamizana Wetlands are one of the world’s most important environmental assets, existing in all continents and...
The Ecosystem Restoration Thematic Group (ERTG) of IUCN’s Commission on Ecosystem Management (IUCN CEM) is convening a monthly webinar series, "...
The objective of the webinar series is to provide a forum for IUCN and CEM members to gain insight and knowledge about ecological restoration and to provide opportunities for networking and direct...
The following Specialist Groups and Task Forces have been established by IUCN WCPA.  The General Terms of Reference for Specialist Group and Task Force Leaders can be downloaded here: TORs for SG and...
IUCN WCPA Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group
Specialist Group Leader Anna Spenceley   Photo: Anna Spenceley IUCN WCPA Tourism and Protected Areas Specialist Group Strategy 2015-2020 More than 500...
Publications - Reports - Database - Webinars  -TAPAS Governance Documents Publications Photo: IUCN Tourism and visitor management in protected...
The IUCN SSC Bat Specialist Group ensures the maintenance or recovery of populations of threatened bat populations and that other bat species remain...
IUCN SSC Bat Specialist Group Co-chairs: Tigga Kingston and Rodrigo A. MedellinBat Red List Authority Coordinator (Old World): Dave WaldienBat Red List Authority Coordinator (New World): Sergio...
Regional ChairsThematic ChairsSpecialist Group ChairsKnowledge Basket Chair   CEESP Chair Kristen Walker PainemillaBio Photo: CEESP Deputy Chair...

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