Balkila Watershed and Gopeshwar town

IUCN Balkila Himalayan Watershed Project supported by Nokia

IUCN and Nokia have signed a project partnership agreement which aims to identify opportunities to address climate change and natural resource loss in the Balkila Watershed of Uttarakhand State, India. …  

29 Apr 2011 | News story

Logo Fundación Biodiversidad

Capítulo Ibérico del Green Meeting Industry Council (GMIC) para promover la sostenibilidad de eventos y reuniones

El Capítulo Ibérico del GMIC consiste en una iniciativa que agrupa a profesionales de España y Portugal para promover prácticas sostenibles en el sector de la organización de eventos. …  

29 Apr 2011 | News story

Offshore wind farm

Expanding IUCN’s science engagement for better conservation

IUCN welcomes distinguished scientists from around the world and a wide variety of disciplines to the new IUCN Science Advisory Board. …  

29 Apr 2011 | News story

Keith Wheeler, Chair of IUCN's Commission on Education and Communication

Chair's Corner: CEC Newsletter March/April 2011

CEC Chair Keith Wheeler introduces the March/April issue of the IUCN CEC e-newsletter. …  

28 Apr 2011 | News story

CEC member Mangal Man Shakya of Nepal is Editor of Wildlife Times

Wildlife Times newsletter

The February 2011 issue features a community-based anti-poaching operation. Published by CEC member Mangal Man Shakya of Nepal.

28 Apr 2011 | News story


Success story from the Sundarban's Tiger Project

Iqbal Hussain, CEC member, shares a story of villagers' participation in saving the life of a tiger in Bangladesh. …  

28 Apr 2011 | News story

Alberobello, a world heritage site in Southern Italy

CEC Bureau begins long-term strategic planning for CEC

CEC recently embarked on a long-term strategic planning exercise to shape the next strategic plan and beyond, reports CEC Focal Point Rod Abson.

28 Apr 2011 | News story

Convention on Biological Diversity

CEC provides expert advice for CBD Target 1 indicators

CEC has provided advice to the Convention on Biological Diversity on Target 1 of its strategic plan: Awareness of biodiversity values. …  

28 Apr 2011 | News story

Maryam Bibi

Never lose heart

Maryam Bibi - Pakistan
For almost two decades Maryam Bibi has battled against prejudice and intolerance to improve the lives of women and children in some of the world’s poorest areas. …  

28 Apr 2011 | News story

CEESP key topic aid

Infrastructure solutions using nature

Water security is vital for economic growth and poverty reduction, yet investments in water infrastructure are often contested by many stakeholders. …  

28 Apr 2011 | News story