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IUCN Members can show their association with IUCN by using an official IUCN logo extension, designed specifically for the membership. This extension may be used in websites, letterheads, presentation...
In the past, Congresses were held every two years, then every three, and now they are held every four years. Initially, the Congress only consisted of a Members’ Assembly for all IUCN member...
On this page you will find documentation related to past Congresses and General Assemblies 2012 Congress ¦ All Resolutions and Recommendations ¦ All motions ¦ All Proceedings...
World Conservation Congress
Held once every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, civil society, indigenous peoples, businesses, and...
How to become IUCN Member?
The IUCN receives applicants for institutional Members four times a year. The deadlines are: 31 March, 30 June, 30 September and 31 December. How to apply for a Membership?...
Who can become a Member?
According to the Statutes of the IUCN, States States shall be those which are Members of the United Nations or any of its Specialized Agencies, or of the International Atomic Energy Agency, or...
In recent years, from the IUCN Regional Office for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, our investigations and field work has generated knowledge on issues such as protected areas,...
New IUCN training focuses on engaging business to safeguard international public goods
All over the world, businesses make use of natural capital. Companies therefore benefit from healthy ecosystems. But how can nature conservation...
Businesses rely on natural resources for their production processes and depend on healthy ecosystems to remove waste, and maintain soil, water and air quality. At the same time, businesses can have...
Patrons 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...
TROSA: New trans-boundary water governance initiative aims to enhance regional cooperation
Over the last decade, IUCN has been working with governments, civil societies and academics in Asia on trans-boundary hydro-diplomacy through its...
On 19 June 2017, Oxfam in Bangladesh launched a five-year project to promote improved policies and practices that protect the rights of communities along the trans-boundary Brahmaputra-Meghna river...
SUSTAIN: Sizing up Africa’s major development corridors
Driven by investment, business, technology and the dynamism of its people, Africa is changing at a rate perhaps unmatched in recorded history. Of the...
Economic development in Africa is for a large part focused on major 'development corridors' designed to boost agricultural production, natural resource exports and economic integration. Today, 33...
Transboundary benefit-sharing: discussing the opportunities for the Sio-Malaba-Malakisi basin
The Sio-Malaba-Malakisi (SMM) basin, shared between Kenya and Uganda, faces constraints from reduced water quality and quantity in large parts of the...
The cooperation among the two riparian countries has over the years evolved to a formal establishment of a Project Management Unit and a Regional Project Steering Committee under the Nile Basin...
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