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  • "@IUCN welcomes the #EUNature Action Plan which should now kick-off without further delay"

    A European plan for nature protection

    iucn.org 28 Apr '17, 8am

    The EU Action Plan includes 15 actions that aim to improve the Nature Directives implementation in order to reach the EU’s biodiversity targets for 2020. Among these actions, the plan proposes to partially reallocate the use of EU environmental funds – LIFE – towards nature conservati...

  • Restoring landscapes provides Malawian women different opportunities/benefits than men

    Planting roots for a sustainable and equitable future

    iucn.org 27 Apr '17, 10am

    “We don’t need to tell the women about forests, they know their value and they’re ready to strike a balance between protecting and managing them.” – Jackie Siles, IUCN Global Gender Office Malawi has made a 4.5 billion hectare commitment to the Bonn Challenge – a global effort to brin...

  • .@IUCN mitigates 100% of carbon emissions from #IUCNcongress 2016

    mitigates 100% of 2016 Congress carbon emissions

    iucn.org 19 Apr '17, 5am

    “IUCN takes its commitments to addressing climate change and reaching the Sustainable Development Goals very seriously,” says IUCN Director General Inger Andersen. “Clearly, the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 could not have contributed to achieving this without being 100% clima...

  • IUCN deplores ranger deaths in Garamba National Park

    deplores ranger deaths in Garamba National Park

    iucn.org 22 Apr '17, 2pm

    The number of park rangers who lose their lives while exercising their duties remains intolerably high. In 2016, the International Ranger Federation reported that 107 rangers had been killed in the line of duty, with 42% at the hands of poachers. Of these deaths, 58% were in Asia and ...

  • What are #mangroves worth? There's no easy answer. #ecosystem #restoration #conservation @IUCN

    What are mangroves worth? There’s no easy answer |

    iucn.org 12 Apr '17, 9am

    People have long depended on natural systems for our survival and development, nowhere more visible than in our history of extracting minerals and fuel products. However, we have also started to see the importance of healthy ecosystems for providing essential goods and services, espec...

  • New IUCN programme to help carnivores and humans coexist across Africa

    iucn.org 06 Apr '17, 10am

    The new programme aims primarily to halt the decline of lions, leopards, cheetahs, wild dogs and Ethiopian wolves, increasingly threatened by poaching, habitat fragmentation and human encroachment on wild habitats. Made possible by funding from the European Commission’s B4Life initiat...

  • Work continues to establish Pakistan's first Marine Protected Area

    Astola Island as a Marine Protected Area: next steps after IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016

    iucn.org 11 Apr '17, 10am

    The island is also ecologically important. Its beaches are a nesting ground for the endangered green turtle (Chelonia mydas ) and hawksbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbracata ), while also supporting a large variety of water birds such as coursers, gulls and plovers. The Astola saw-scaled...

  • Experts call for more collaboration and investment in #biodiversity monitoring

    Experts call for more collaboration and investment in biodiversity monitoring

    iucn.org 03 Apr '17, 3pm

    Increasingly accurate data are becoming available thanks to modern technology, such as satellite-based remote sensing. However, many challenges remain if we want to improve the monitoring of biodiversity and ultimately its conservation, according to the authors, who also stress the ne...

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