Global Policy

IUCN's work with the CBD IUCN has been involved in the CBD since its drafting and through its development.  IUCN has fed into decisions of the Conference of the Parties to the...
HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, Patron of Nature
IUCN founded the Patrons of Nature in 2010 to rally global leaders and mobilize resources in support of  the Union’s vision of a just world which values and conserves nature. Patrons of Nature...
The Chairs of CEESP and the Theme on Equity, Rights and Governance (TGER) seek nominations/expressions of interest for the position of SPICEH Chair (...
Nominations should be submitted to Iben Munck at iben.iucn.ceesp@gmail.com and should include a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. Self-nominations, and nominations of other people, are both...
Horses, Mongolia
Failure to up investment in protecting and restoring drylands – soils in particular – could put future food supplies at risk and hamper efforts to...
Drylands, which include habitats such as savannahs, mist forests and oases, cover 41% of all land on Earth. They are home to one third of the world’s population and store 36% of global terrestrial...
Event partners
The Stimson Center, on behalf of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with IUCN and the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme, is co-...
The two-day conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-15 September 2017. The conference aims to bring together 40-50 marine experts from think tanks, academia, the private sector,...
A delegation of 8 experts, led by Ms. Cyriaque Sendashonga, Global Director Programme and Policy, is representing IUCN at the thirteen session of the...
IUCN participation As a partner to the Convention since 2011, IUCN supports progress towards policies and programmes that deliver Land Degradation Neutrality (LDN) through the...
The Sustainable Development Goals and targets are the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and they acknowledge the critical role...
IUCN actively engaged in the negotiations since the Rio+20 Conference to ensure that the new agenda would promote sustainable development in all its dimensions: a true integration of the...
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The Integrated Biodiversity Assessment Tool (IBAT) is a multi-institutional programme of work involving BirdLife International, Conservation International, IUCN, and UNEP-WCMC.  Purpose ...
IUCN provides knowledge products and tools to help businesses and policy makers adopt practices that conserve nature and generate benefits for people who depend on natural resources....
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and...
IUCN is helping Rio Tinto evaluate and improve its impact on the environment.
The IUCN and Rio Tinto collaboration began in 2010, and their shared work programme has included raising understanding in the areas of natural capital and ecosystem services, the mitigation hierarchy...
IUCN Key documents on SDGs   2017 IUCN's Views on the 2nd Revision of Draft Ministerial Declaration - 27 June 2017 IUCN's Views on Revised Zero Draft of HLPF Ministerial Declaration...

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