IUCN Pan-European Newsletter 15: Business and Biodiversity

01 February 2008 | Downloads - publication

This newsletter issue focuses on Business and Biodiversity, with contributions from the World Business Council on Sustainable Development, WWF, the European Commission and the Portuguese Presidency of the EU.

Contents:

  • Editorial (Tamás Marghescu, IUCN Regional Director for Europe)
  • WBCSD: Turning Challenge into Opportunity (Björn Stigson, President of the World Business Council on Sustainable Development)
  • WWF: Engagement is fruitful for both sides (Jean-Paul Jeanrenaud, Director of Business and Industry Relations, WWF)
  • The High Level Conference on Business and Biodiversity (Humberto D. Rosa, Secretary of State for Environment, Portugal and Mogens Peter Carl, Director General, DG Environment, European Commission)
  • Countdown 2010: A new way of doing business (Sebastian Winkler, Head of Countdown 2010)
  • Biodiversity Offsets (Kerry ten Kate, Director, Business and Biodiversity Offsets Program, Forest Trends)
  • Protecting the riverbank forests of Moldova (Andrei Dumbraveanu, Aurel Lozan and Teodor Glavan)
  • IUCN Member: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • News from IUCN Europe
  • Calendar of Events