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IUCN Director General Speeches 1st IUCN World Environmental Law Congress - April 2016 World Forum on Natural Capital, November 2015 Eye on Earth Plenary, October 2015 UN...
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...
Protecting the Planet, delivering the Promise of Sydney Read up on the latest news on protected areas around the world, INSPIRING PLACES, INSPIRING PEOPLE, INSPIRING SOLUTIONS, WORLD...
trees in nursery with white tent
IUCN advocates that key international climate change mitigation targets called NDCs, in order to be strengthened, should be translated into robust,...
A rapid analysis of all Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) – national instruments for demonstrating political ambition to achieve the Paris Agreement – conducted by...
At the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Paris in November 2015, IUCN...
Forests and climate change Building resilience to climate change through forest conservation, restoration and sustainable use Water and climate change...
Dan continues to SCUBA dive to explore and be inspired by the ocean
Dan is a well respected leading global expert on ocean conservation. At IUCN, he is the Principal Advisor for Marine Science and Conservation with...
Your career appears to always have been focused on marine science. How and why did you get involved in conservation, and more specifically marine conservation? I grew up on a small island –...
Islas del Pacifico, Mexico
The IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas and Big Ocean are proud to announce the latest addition in the IUCN WCPA Best Practice Protected Areas...
The guidelines provide a starting point and complement current resources for MPA managers. Composed of four chapters, the publication is targeted for anyone involved in supporting Large-Scale MPAs (...
Forest briefs share succinct and timely stories about activities, findings and achievements on a wide variety of IUCN's forest topics.
The Bonn Challenge and the Paris Agreement: How can forest landscape restoration advance Nationally Determined Contributions? IUCN advocates that NDCs, in order to be strengthened, should be...
Traditional welcome on Waikiki Beach (IUCN/Maegan Gindi)
The “Journey” highlighting the interconnectedness of nature and culture, which began at the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 in Hawai‘i, USA,...
Jointly coordinated by IUCN and ICOMOS with a range of partners, the Culture-Nature Journey presents delegates at the ICOMOS 19th General Assembly and Scientific Symposium a mix of sessions...
IUCN studies provide guidance for the effective implementation of the World Heritage Convention IUCN produces reports and studies with a variety of partners, on topcis related to World Heritage,...
verdant landscape with hills, a town in the foreground and mountain in the back
What does it take to scale-up restoration? Craig Beatty and Gretchen Walters of the IUCN Global Forest Programme are thinking bigger, and they offer...
If you looked out across an imaginary landscape where the horizon is 10km away, and you were to scan that landscape from left to right (the maximum human view shed is about 290 degrees), the area you...
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) defines adaptation as the “adjustment in natural or human systems in response to actual or expected climatic stimuli or their effects,...

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