Social Policy

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Social Policy” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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2018 November Community Voices in the Illegal Wildlife Trade Debate - Congratulations to CEESP members in their new roles! - Highlighting Human Dimensions of Conservation - Jaguars and Culture:...
The Local Economies, Communities and Nature Steering Group was established in 2017. The Group acts as a CEESP focal point for people with an...
    Specialist Group ChairNick Conner - Bio Main Areas of Work Current group members work, or carry out research on socio-economic aspects of local communities’ relationships...
Project’s Official Name: Regional Climate Change Program (RCCP) (2013-2018) Cooperating partner: USAID Central America is one of the tropical regions most affected by climate change. It is...
IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, announced today that it is establishing an Independent Scientific and Technical Advisory...
The Rio Doce Panel will advise the Renova Foundation, an organisation formed by the Brazilian mining company Samarco, and its shareholders BHP Billiton and Vale, to manage the remediation and...
Gland, Switzerland – IUCN former President, globally recognised environmentalist Yolanda Kakabadse, will Chair the new IUCN independent scientific...
The collapse of the tailings dam in the Brazilian State of Minas Gerais in November 2015 resulted in 19 deaths, and severely impacted the local communities and environment in the Rio Doce watershed....
Regional ChairsThematic ChairsSpecialist Group ChairsKnowledge Basket Chair   CEESP Chair Kristen Walker PainemillaBio Photo: CEESP Deputy Chair...
CEESP generates and disseminates knowledge, mobilizes influence, and promotes actions to harmonize the conservation of nature with the critical...
  Specialist Group on Gender Chair   Meher Marker NoshirwaniBio   Main Areas of Work The SSG’s main areas of work include; Biodiversity, Climate Change, Access and...
People in Nature (PiN) is an IUCN knowledge basket on the interrelationships between people and nature. PiN will provide a systematic approach to...
Chair : Helen Suich   The factors that shape material and cultural uses of biodiversity are key to PiN analyses, which will focus initially on people’s material use of biodiversity and on the role...
Natural resource governance refers to the norms, institutions and processes that determine how power and responsibilities over natural resources are...
Jessica Campese Photo: Jessica Campese Chair: Jessica CampeseBio Why a focus on natural resource governance? The effectiveness and equity of governance...
Project AVE (Adaptation, Vulnerability and Ecosystems(2015-2018) The project’s main objective is to collect, synthesize and use existing evidence on the benefits derived from ecosystem-based...
IUCN’s Building River Dialogue and Governance (BRIDGE) Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna (GBM) project has developed a profile and preliminary scoping study...
Governance based on ‘benefit sharing’ is more holistic than traditional governance, which has historically been about allocating water. ‘Benefit sharing’ accounts for all ecosystem services the river...
Three days of technical presentations related to accessing genetic resources and sharing of the benefits derived from their utilization, a...
Port of Spain, Trinidad (IUCN) — Caribbean Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Week took place in Trinidad and Tobago from January 29-31, within the framework of the multi country project, “Advancing...

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