Ecosystems

Following a five-year agreement between 2010-2015, IUCN and Rio Tinto have agreed to continue working together for another three-year period (2016-...
By working together, IUCN and Rio Tinto aim to draw on each other's experience and expertise to develop programmes and actions that will resolve on the ground mining issues contributing to improved...
IUCN is helping Rio Tinto evaluate and improve its impact on the environment.
The IUCN and Rio Tinto collaboration began in 2010, and their shared work programme has included raising understanding in the areas of natural capital and ecosystem services, the mitigation hierarchy...
A delegation of 8 experts, led by Ms. Cyriaque Sendashonga, Global Director Programme and Policy, is representing IUCN at the thirteen session of the...
IUCN participation As a partner to the Convention since 2011, IUCN supports progress towards policies and programmes that deliver Land Degradation Neutrality (LDN) through the...
Ecosystems for resilience in the face of disasters and climate change The increasing incidence and severity of disasters such as hurricanes, floods and landslides are leaving more people...
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Steering Committee 2017-2020 Chair Angela Andrade Assistant to the Chair: Manuela Ruiz Advisor to the Chair: Steve Edwards Deputy Chair Madhav Karki Vice Chairs Bernal...
Goascoran Basin
Project’s Official Name: BRIDGE: Building River Dialogue and Governance Water resource management implies making many complex decisions that may affect the environment. We refer to...
Conserving healthy soils for resilient drylands
Il-Qarraba Headland (Għajn Tuffieħa)
Situated at the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, Malta lies between continental Europe and Africa. Due to its geographical location, it has an array...
Despite its small terrestrial area, the Maltese Islands not only have a rich prehistoric past, but also harbour exceptional biodiversity, with a vast array of native and endemic species,...
Mapping out SAGCOT's future
Building momentum for SUSTAIN-Africa in Tanzania and Mozambique
Working in partnership with government and civil society, IUCN’s Global Business and Biodiversity Programme is leading the business outreach for SUSTAIN-Africa, an initiative to facilitate greening...
The latest news from the IUCN Business and Biodiversity Programme
All the latest business and biodiversity news straight to your inbox: sign up to receive bi-monthly newsletters by email. Read the latest issue Building Bridges 2017 - Issue 3 ...
Portadas de publicaciones 2014-2015
  In recent years, from the IUCN Regional Office for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, our investigations and field work has generated knowledge on issues such as protected areas,...
A boy holds up a plastic bag full of fish
In the rural village of Amphoe Khlong Khuean in Chachoengsao Province, central Thailand, small-scale farmers living in wetland areas along Bang...
Image caption: A boy holds up the fish he caught with his bare hands on the family property. While families rely on fruit sales for income, they catch fish like these to eat. Participants...

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