IUCN Links

Photo: Sky Mountains What would members of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) like others to know about this organization? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Misc LinksCookie policyPrivacy Policy Terms of Service Elsewhere on the WebIUCN Global Standard for NbS IUCN Species Survival Commissionhttps://www.iucn.org/commissions/species-survival-commissionhttps://www.facebook.com/[email protected] IUCN Urban [email protected] Nature in a …

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) – iucn.org – is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental network – a democratic membership union with more than 1,000 government and NGO member organizations. Based in Gland, Switzerland, IUCN was founded in 1848 as the world’s first global environmental organization and now has more than 1200 …

IUCN Congress

Photo: Gold Butte Monument Held every four years, the IUCN Congress is the world’s largest and most important conservation event. It aims to improve how our natural environment is managed for human, social and economic development. Hashtag: #IUCNcongress Also see: World Parks Congress Key Linkshttp://iucnworldconservationcongress.orghttps://portals.iucn.org/congress/?dm_i=2GI3,8Z8A,48BU78,MMOJ,1 WikipediaInternational_Union_for_Conservation_of_Nature Planeta.com

Improving Biodiversity Media

Screenshot It’s a challenge for all websites to move with the times, figure out new modes of collaboration and education. Having focused on biodiversity conservation and tourism dos and don’ts since 1995, Planeta.com has documented numerous events and led on-site workshops. I would like to update our guide to improving biodiversity media. = Es un …

IUCN Red List

Logo The IUCN Red List – iucnredlist.org – is a comprehensive information source on the status of wild species and their links to livelihoods. The overall aim of the Red List is to convey the urgency and scale of conservation problems to the public and policy makers, and to motivate the global community to work together to …

World Commission on Protected Areas

Photo The World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA) is one of six Commissions of individual experts who are part of the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization – the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) English – WCPA Membership Guide Key Linkshttps://www.iucn.org/theme/protected-areas/wcpahttps://www.iucn.org/theme/protected-areas/wcpa/steering-committee-meeting http://www.parquesnacionales.gov.co/portal/por-primera-vez-colombia-es-anfitrion-del-comite-directivo-de-la-comision-mundial-de-la-uicn/ Applicationhttps://www.surveymonkey.com/r/iucn_wcpa_app Background The WCPA mission is: “To promote the establishment …

Cryptoconservation

Buzzwords The IUCN and the Swiss PORINI Foundation are developing a Green List Standard Token (GLS) to help link credible evaluation and verification of conservation success to a financing mechanism. Hashtag: #cryptoconservation The system uses the Green List Standard, a global benchmark to improve nature conservation and biodiversity in protected areas. To keep track of the global …

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2012

Photo From the archives In September 2012 Jeju, South Korea hosted the World Conservation Congress. Background Held every four years, the IUCN Congress is the world’s largest and most important conservation event. It aims to improve how our natural environment is managed for human, social and economic development. youtube: Congress Playlist Official Websites http://www.iucnworldconservationcongress.org http://www.wcc2012.org …

IUCN Green List

Buzzwords The IUCN is developing three Green Lists focusing on Protected and Conserved Areas, Species, and Ecosystems. The lists came about in response to a 2012 IUCN Resolution passed at the World Conservation Congress in Jeju, South Korea. Protected and Conserved Areas The aim of the IUCN Green List of Protected Areas is to recognize …