IUCN Director General to visit Oceania

21 May 2009 | News story

Ms Julia Marton–Lefevre, IUCN’s Director General, will be visiting the Oceania Region from 1-12 June.

In her endeavours to visit IUCN offices and meet staff members around the world, the Director General will visit the region, specifically Australia, New Zealand and the Regional Office based in Suva, Fiji. Her visit, being the first to the region, has been highly anticipated and promises to highlight IUCN’s role, and experiences in providing a rich platform for all stakeholders to share environmental issues in the region. Her visit also provides the opportunity for discussions to strengthen the role of IUCN in delivering its value propositions with IUCN commission members, members and potential members in the region.

The Director General’s Itinerary is as follows;


•     1- 3 June – Canberra, Australia
•     4-6 June Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland, New Zealand
•     7- 12 June – Suva, Fiji