IUCN Director General Julia Marton-Lefèvre talks about the natural riches of South America and IUCN's work to conserve its biological and cultural diversity.
In Ecuador, indigenous communities are benefitting from the Biotrade initiative, launched by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, which helps them improve their livelihoods by giving them access to new markets for their sustainably-produced goods.
La Tierra arrasada
We all cary the responsibility for the current biodiversity crisis. But at the same time, we can all - big or small - contribute to its protection and restoration, in our daily lives. This film explains our role in conserving nature and it is addressed to adults and children alike.