South America

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “South America” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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In November 2015, the failure of the Fundão tailings dam at the Samarco's ore mining site in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, released 39,2 million m3 of tailings, resulting in severe environmental...
Transparency is one of the four core principles of IUCN-led Independent Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (ISTAPs). Therefore, the Rio Doce...
Since its constitution, the Rio Doce Panel holds virtual meetings monthly and face-to-face meetings twice a year, visiting local stakeholders and areas affected by the tailings dam collapse. All the...
REGIONAL OFFICE FOR SOUTH AMERICA: Edificio Murano Plaza, 12th floor  170515 Quito, Ecuador PBX: (593 2) 3330 684samerica@iucn.org www.iucn.org/sur www.portalces.org Twitter: @UICN_SUR Facebook...
IUCN WCPA Regional Vice-Chair South America Cláudio MARETTI   Países de la región Argentina, Bolivia, Brasil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guayana Francesa, Guyana, Paraguay, Perú, Suriname, Uruguay...
Conventions Center, Lima Peru, 14-17 October 2019
Under the theme ”Solutions for welfare and sustainable development”, the III Latin American and Caribbean Congress of Protected Areas will be held from 14-17 October 2019. A space for experience...
The IUCN World Parks Congress is a landmark global forum on protected areas. The Congress shares knowledge and innovation, setting the agenda for...
Visit the IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 website Discover The Promise of Sydney What are protected areas?
IUCN, together with the World Business Council on Sustainable Development (WBCSD), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Life Cycle...
Co-founded by leading environmental consulting firm Quantis and ecodesign centre EA, the PLP is a multi-stakeholder initiative to develop better metrics that will help companies identify operational...
This section provides information and legal analysis from WCEL Members at country, regional and international level as a contribution to the...
WCEL International, National and Regional Reports engage the expertise and enthusiasm of WCEL's nearly 1,000 members by sharing brief member-authored contributions from countries and regions across...
With more than 19,800 species of plants under the scope of the IUCN SSC Temperate South American Plant Specialist Group (TSAPSG), and considering...
IUCN SSC Temperate South American Plant Specialist Group Chair: Pablo de MaioRed List Authority Coordinator: Luis Oakley2016-2017 Temperate South American Plant SG Report
IUCN SSC Galapagos Plant Specialist Group Chair: Alan Tye Red List Authority Coordinator:Alan Tye2016-2017 Galapagos Plant SG Report
IUCN SSC Colombian Plant Specialist Group Co-Chairs: Cristina López-Gallego and Carolina Castellanos Red List Authority Coordinator: Nestor García 2016-2017 Colombian Plant SG Report

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