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IUCN Director General Speeches 1st IUCN World Environmental Law Congress - April 2016 World Forum on Natural Capital, November 2015 Eye on Earth Plenary, October 2015 UN...
The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ is the world's most comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of plant and animal species. It uses a set of criteria to evaluate the...
The IUCN Green List Standard The IUCN Green List Standard is organised into four components of successful nature conservation in protected and conserved areas. The baseline components concern...
o	Symbolic “ribbon cutting” for the launch of PANORAMA’s new “Agriculture and Biodiversity” theme
The initiative “PANORAMA – Solutions for a Healthy Planet” presented its vision and functions in a side event at COP23 in Bonn, Germany.  With more...
 “To address climate change, adapt to its impacts or stop the loss of biodiversity, people need knowledge. Therefore, we have to build on successful approaches and work together. The PANORAMA...
The Chair of the Rio Doce Panel Yolanda Kakabadse talks to local experts in Brazil.
Brasilia, Brazil -- At the first meeting of an independent scientific expert panel established in September by the International Union for...
IUCN created the Rio Doce Panel at the request of the Renova Foundation to provide objective guidance on the environmental and socio-economic restoration efforts underway in this important watershed...
Christina Voigt
On 12 November, lawyers, students, policymakers, conservationists and private sector representatives from around the world gathered in Bonn to...
One of the highlights was the session on the Specialist Group on Climate Change from the World Commission on Environmental Law. This session, which was facilitated by Dr. Christina Voigt, Chair of...
IUCN Director General Inger Andersen delivers IUCN's official statement to UNFCCC COP23
During the 16 November plenary session of the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany (COP23), IUCN Director General Inger Andersen delivered...
Statement by Inger Andersen, Director General,   International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) High Level Segment of UNFCCC COP23/ CMP13/ CMA1.2 16 November 2017 Bonn,...
PANORAMA Solutions
PANORAMA is a partnership initiative to find and promote examples of inspiring, replicable solutions across a range of conservation and development...
Explore over 300 examples of solutions around protected areas and other topics on the PANORAMA web platform. Watch past PANORAMA webinars on gender mainstreaming solutions...
Astola Island, Pakistan
Astola Island (Pakistan) Astola Island is an uninhabited island in the Arabian Sea and the first Marine Protected Area in Pakistan. It is of ecological importance as there are around 35 species of...
UNFCCC COP23 - Law Day - Keep It Legal - IUCN Pavilion
Last Sunday, in a rainy city in Germany, lawyers, students, policymakers, conservationists and private sector representatives from around the world...
Throughout the day, participants traced a journey covering youth, networks, adaptive governance, integrated planning, innovative legal and governance tools and finance for conservation. The day...
Women building a hut
Why a focus on natural resource governance? Natural resource governance refers to the norms, institutions and processes that determine how power and responsibilities over natural resources are...
Inger Andersen
Bonn, Germany – At the UN Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC COP23) in Bonn, Germany, IUCN shared its plans for increased effort to enhance countries...
The event also welcomed new restoration pledges from the governments of Chiapas (Mexico) and Nigeria, which now bring the total Bonn Challenge commitments to 160.2 million hectares. “The voice...

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