South America is one of the richest sub-continents in terms of cultural and biological diversity; including indigenous peoples with strong historical ties to the region´s ecosystems, and which is also home to species such as the jaguar, piranha, anaconda and tapir.
IUCN is committed to gender equality. To support International Women's Day, the Water Programme compiled some of their most recent efforts to empower women in decisions and actions for sustainable water management.
The gender and environment landscape is slowly changing in Brazil – after several years of concerted effort by IUCN to further gender considerations, women have taken a strong lead at the forefront of biodiversity conservation and restoration efforts. On...
En la historia de la conservación del patrimonio natural de Colombia, pocas personas se pueden incluir en la lista de quienes dedicaron toda su vida a esta tarea, dejando una huella inspiradora.
Arguedas Mora, Stanley, Castaño Betancur, Leandro, Vides, Roberto Almonacid