Commission on Ecosystem Management

A network of professionals whose mission is to act as a source of advice on the environmental, economic, social and cultural factors that affect natural resources and biological diversity 


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  • Forest-water interactions can involve complex trade-offs

    Blog: 'Can’t see the water for the trees?' By James Dalton et al.


    Originally published in Global Water Forum, Monday 3 October 2016. To maximise downstream water quantity, you remove vegetation – all of it, including the trees. To counter rising carbon dioxide levels, you plant trees – lots of them. How should we...

  • Río argentino

    El futuro de nuestros ríos


    Los ríos son una parte esencial de los ecosistemas y un elemento crítico para la supervivencia de billones de personas. Son mucho más que agua fluyendo; las orillas, bosques ribereños, humedales, estuarios y aguas subterráneas, son parte de la vida del río....

  • Designing creative solutions for vulnerable locations


    Over the course of three days, several partners including IUCN, the University of Hawai’i Manoa and the Hawai’i Green Growth came together during the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Honolulu, Hawai’i to combine experiences and capacity-building approaches...

Last updated - Fri, 9 Dec 2016
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