Welcome to the IUCN Commission on Education and Communication

IUCN CEC is a network driving change for sustainability. More than 1,000 members volunteer their professional expertise in learning, knowledge management and strategic communication to achieve IUCN goals.

CEC works closely with the IUCN Global Communications Unit.  

To join CEC, write to cec@iucn.org.

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La Guinée Bissau à l’occasion de la Journée Mondiale de la Biodiversité

La Guinée Bissau a décidé de célébrer sa biodiversité unique à l’occasion de la Journée Mondiale de la Biodiversité, le 22 mai. Par Fréderic Airaud, membre de la CEC et Chargé de Programme UICN Guinée Bissau. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

 La Fondation Nicolas Hulot et l’association A Pas de Loup vous proposent d’agir sur le terrain, pour la biodiversité, en devenant écovolontaire. Accueil et soins à des animaux, suivi et protection d’espèces, entretien d’espaces naturels, écoconstruction...

Information sur la Plateforme d'écovolontariat

La Plateforme d'Ecovolontariat avance à grand pas. Vous pouvez dès aujourd'hui nous rejoindre et contribuer au développement de l'Ecovolontariat en France et dans les DOM- COM ! Par Florence Clap de la Commission Éducation et Communication et UICN Comité français. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Keith Wheeler

Agricultural Biotechnologies in Developing Countries: A Conference Report

CEC Chair Keith Wheeler participated in the "FAO International Technical Conference on Agricultural Biotechnologies in Developing Countries” (ABDC-10) in Guadalajara, Mexico. The full report is now available in Arabic, Chinese, English, French and Spanish. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Not Yourk Typical Book About the Environment is the latest publicatnoi of CEC member Elin Kelsey

Not Your Typical Book about the Environment

CEC member, Elin Kelsey from the US came to speak to IUCN at lunch time about her new book for children “Not your typical book about the Environment”. Cecilia Nizzola-Tabja and Gillian Martin Mehers attended. Listen to the IUCN interview. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Educators awarded 'Top Stars' by NASA-sponsored award conducted by CEC member Nancy Colleton's Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

NASA Crowns 16 Educators as Hubble 'Top Stars'

Sciene educators are Hubble "Top Stars" in a NASA-sponsored contest conducted by CEC member Nancy Colleton's Institute for Global Environmental Strategies. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

The Keystone Center in Colorado, USA, organization of CEC members Peter Adler and Sarah Alexander

CEC Member Sarah Alexander Wins ACR Award

CEC member Sarah Alexander of the Keystone Center recently won an award from ACR, Association for Conflict Resolution. These awards are given in recognition of superior performance in, and outstanding contributions made to, the field of alternative dispute resolution.   …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

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International Wetland Globes: An awards scheme

The World Wetland Network recently launched the International Wetland Globes, an awards scheme to recognise best practice and wetland restoration, and to highlight wetlands in danger. Shared with CEC by Claire Warmenbol. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Sand dunes of Margham desert south of Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Professional Updating on Climate Change Policy: Survey Results

The results of a web survey on "Professional Updating Initiative on Climate Change Policy" are shared by CEC members and IUCN staff inlcuding Frits Hesselink, Jack Byrne, Ninni Ikkala and Claire Parker. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Le 14 mai 2010, pour célébrer la 40e Marche 2/3, plus de 10 000 jeunes ont exécuté une chorégraphie engagée au Parc La Fontaine de Montréal

Plus de 10 000 jeunes marchent pour la solidarité internationale

Le 14 mai 2010, pour célébrer la 40e Marche 2/3, plus de 10 000 jeunes ont exécuté une chorégraphie engagée au Parc La Fontaine de Montréal. Ils ont voulu lancer un appel fort aux dirigeants mondiaux qui se réunissent pour les sommets du G8 et du G20 en juin 2010 au Canada. Monique Trudel, membre de la CEC en faisaient parti. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Del 6 al 8 de mayo de 2010 se realizó en Montevideo (Uruguay) el 3er. Encuentro Nacional de Educación Ambiental para el Desarrollo Humano Sustentable, organizado por la Red Nacional de Educación Ambiental (RENEA).

Educar y Comunicar para la Conservación y la Equidad

El Encuentro Nacional de Educación Ambiental de Uruguay fue una oportunidad bien aprovechada por la CEC-Uruguay para realizar buenos aportes al camino que la sociedad civil y las autoridades de la educación uruguaya están recorriendo para elaborar un Programa Nacional de Educación Ambiental. Hernán Sorhuet, Animador Nacional CEC - Uruguay. …  

30 Jun 2010 | News story

Juliane Zeidler, CEC Chair
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Bringing Science to Life: CEPA Side Event Reports
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