IUCN Members in Cancún - events and information

IUCN Stand - no 79, Hall C, Cancún Messe

IUCN will have a stand in the Cancún Messe, Hall C. This is the main area for all the exhibitions, side events and cultural presentations.

IUCN Members are encouraged to pass by the IUCN stand (no 79 in the exhibition hall) to interact with colleagues from the Secretariat who aim to be present at the stand as often as possible despite the distance from the main conference venue for meetings, media and services, the Moon Palace Hotel.

IUCN Member events

IUCN Member the Canadian Wildlife Federation will give a presentation on their water public education programme at Klimoforum.
Thursday 2 December at 11:30.
For more information, contact Heather Robison, Communications (heatherr@cwf-fcf.org).

IUCN Member Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza (CATIE) [Tropical Agricultural Research and Training Centre] is hosting a side event “Carbon rights in REDD+: towards a common understanding”.
Saturday 4 December, 20:30-21:25, Room Mamey.

IUCN Member the Canadian Wildlife Federation is holding a discussion on the role education can play in developing an informed public at a villa in Akumal.
In the afternoon of Sunday 5 December.

Click here for the invitation to the CWF event from 12:00-17:00 on Sunday 5 December.

IUCN Member Organisation pour l'Environnement et le Développement Durable (OPED) [Organization for the Environment and Sustainable Development] from Cameroon will present its activities undertaken with the African Development bank in the framework of the FFBC (Funds for the Forests of the Congo Basin). This presentation will focus on aspects of mangrove protection and alternative activities for improving the quality of life of women. OPED’s project was selected as one of the projects with proven results and as having a visible effect in the field.
Thursday 9 December 2010.
For more information, please contact Jonas Kemajou Syapze, Directeur (oped_cam@yahoo.fr). 

IUCN Side Events

Click here for more information on IUCN side events.

Will you be attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Cancún, Mexico, from 29 November – 10 December 2010?

It would be very helpful to know if IUCN Members will participate in Cancún as part of their national delegation or as observers.

Will you be participating in Cancún as part of your national delegation?
Kindly inform membership@iucn.org and your Membership Focal Point.

We’d also like to know if your organization, an IUCN Member, is attending Cancún as an observer. Please inform membership@iucn.org and your Membership Focal Point.