Suva, Fiji, 16 February, 2017 (IUCN) - A milestone was reached yesterday for the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), as it celebrated its tenth anniversary marking a decade since its establishment in Oceania. As part of the event,...
Fiji’s Department of Environment (DOE) will continue to engage with the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to address the country’s environmental commitments. This was highlighted during a briefing to welcome Fiji’s new Director of...
Members of the IUCN RIT for East Melanesia were honoured to join the Ecological Solutions Solomon Islands (ESSI) team as they conducted tribal meetings in South Choiseul last week.
As the first Congress ever to be held in the Pacific, the team from IUCN’s Oceania Regional Office approached the 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress in Hawai’i with a strong sense of ownership and a mandate to ensure everyone in attendance would know they...
The Governments of Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands on 7 October signed a landmark Maritime Boundary Treaty to officially demarcate the mutual border of each Island State’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
A Call for proposals is now open for Papua New Guinea, and for multi-country projects taking place in the East Melanesian Islands biodiversity hotspot.
The last in a series of Grantee Exchange meetings for East Melanesia concluded on Friday in Port Moresby.
IUCN Oceania is seeking a National Country Coordinator for the Solomon Islands to join the Regional Implementation Team for the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) investment in the East Melanesian Islands hotspot.
Mr David Boseto, co-founder and co-director of Ecological Solutions Solomon Islands (ESSI), was one of 15 Biodiversity “Hotspot Heroes” to be honoured on September 4th 2016 at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Recipients of CEPF funds in the East Melanesian Islands came together at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Honolulu to showcase conservation efforts that have been implemented since the CEPF Program began in the region in 2013.