Environmental Law

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Environmental Law” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
Please visit our theme and region pages for more specific information.

Cheetah
Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are now an undeniable part of the education landscape. Their development really started to take off in 2012 and...
Having MOOCs on protected areas is relevant for two reasons. First, too few training opportunities on the topic of protected areas exist in Africa to cover the demand. To illustrate this, almost 90%...
The Steering Committee governs the activities of WCEL. It is composed of the Chair, the Deputy Chair, Members, and the Director of the ELC (on an ex officio basis). In accordance with the WCEL...
The following papers have been provided by members of the IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law. The views expressed in these papers are the views of the authors and do not necessarily...
The IUCN Council has officially welcomed the initiative of WCEL to contribute to drafting and promoting the Global Pact for the Environment for...
The 93rd IUCN Council Meeting convened at IUCN Headquarters in Gland (Switzerland) on 19-21 November and adopted the following decision concerning the Global Pact for the Environment: “The...
A meeting of the WCEL Ethics Specialist Group was held in September coinciding with the launch of the Ecological Law and Governance Association (ELGA...
The WCEL Ethics Specialist Group (ESG) convened on 15 September at the University of Siena (Italy), and for several participants, this was their first interaction with the Specialist Group, or IUCN....
The Ecological Law and Governance Association was launched on October 13, 2017 at the University of Siena (Italy). The founding document for the...
The Ecological Law and Governance Association (ELGA) was launched on October 13, 2017 at the University of Siena (Italy) at the Santa Chiara Lab. The ELGA is created as an umbrella organization to...
IUCN UNITAR Course on Integrated Planning for Climate Change and Biodiversity
                              Pre-registration opened...
MEKONG DELTA Conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and climate change increasingly gained recognition as two priority policy issues in many national strategies and other policy...
LAKE TANGANYIKA Most of Tanzania’s threats to biodiversity and the environment are an outcome of land use practices. Tanzania is positively contributing to the implementation of the CBD, and...
SAN JUAN DE NEPOMUCENO and SANTA ROSA CAUCA Municipality Mainstreaming biodiversity, ecosystem services and climate change considerations and decisions in spatial planning is an ongoing task in...
As a child, Firushan would often go to the beach to play. Back then, the beach used to be covered in leaves that were swept there from the streets.
“The sand, the sea and the leaves made everything look beautiful and natural,” recalls Firushan. As Firushan got older, he noticed that items like empty water and soft drink bottles, food wrappers...
Biodiversity Research and Development on Genetic Resources Public domain approaches in implementing the Nagoya Protocol Evanson Chege Kamau, Gerd Winter and Peter-Tobias Stoll London, U.K...

Pages

Go to top