Today’s world needs a new paradigm for doing business while ensuring the maintenance of biodiversity and its values. In relation to economic and social development, IUCN Oceania will seek to build on...
Climate Change Mitigation and Risk Reduction Programme
The ORO Sustainable Energy Programme will focus on helping the Pacific Island countries cultivate a better appreciation of the linkages between energy systems and the ecosystems, building on IUCN...
Our Team in Oceania
Regional Director's Office Mason Smith Regional Director Solstice Middleby Strategic Advisor...
A Call to celebrate the wildlife of Solomon Islands
As part of the Solomon Islands National Resource Management Symposium being held from 2nd-6th October, a day will be dedicated to celebrating the...
The Species Day will bring together Solomon Islanders working on species conservation to celebrate the species of Solomon Islands, and promote species protection, management, recovery and...
IUCN Green List
The IUCN Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas (the ‘IUCN Green List Standard’) is a new global standard for protected areas in the 21st...
Latest news! Measuring sustainable tourism and the IUCN Green List at the 6th UNWTO International Conference on Tourism (July 2017) Recognising and Inspiring Conservation...
Call for Nominations/Expressions of Interest for CEESP Regional Vice Chair(s) for Oceania
The Chairs of CEESP seek nominations/expressions of interest for the position of Regional Vice Chair in Oceania. Candidates for the Regional Vice...
Regional Vice Chair(s) provide leadership and guide the development and implementation of CEESP’s work within their region. They also promote the establishment of regionally based...
Who we are Since its creation in 1948, IUCN has been engaging business to help conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and...
IUCN WCPA announces finalists for the Kenton Miller Award 2017
Named for Dr Kenton R. Miller, one of the leading figures in international protected area conservation, the award honours innovation in protected...
“This year the Kenton Miller Award will be conferred for innovation in marine protected areas. The nominations we received were of very high quality” says Dr Kathy MacKinnon, Chair of the WCPA. “It...
The IUCN WCPA Mountains Specialist Group facilitates the enhanced conservation, effective management and adequate protection of mountain protected...
Specialist Group Leader Peter JACOBS Co-chairs: Linda McMillan, Patrizia Rossi, Fausto Sarmiento, Mike Tollefson and Gillian Anderson Senior Advisor:...
CEPF funded projects in EMI Below you will find information about completed Small Grant projects, which are directly managed by IUCN in its role as the Regional Implementation Team for the East...
Cultural and Spiritual Values of Protected Areas
THE IUCN WCPA Cultural and Spiritual Values Specialist Group work on all aspects of cultural and spiritual values that promote the protection of the...
Specialist Group Co-leaders: Bas VERSCHUUREN Edwin BERNBAUM The cultural and spiritual significance of nature in protected and conserved...
IUCN WCPA Connectivity Conservation Specialist Group links landscapes, reducing fragmentation and enabling migratory flows essential to a...
Specialist Group Leader Gary Tabor Senior Adviser Graeme Worboys IUCN WCPA Connectivity Conservation Specialist Group...
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