Biodiversity

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Biodiversity” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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The private sector plays a critical role in determining how biodiversity is used and conserved, and there are clear benefits to businesses in improving environmental performance, including reduced...
                                                        Supporters include organisations attending the 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress who were part of the development of the Honolulu...
IUCN has developed a number of studies, guidelines and case studies to help companies improve their reporting on biodiversity and ecosystems.
Business is increasingly interested in valuing and measuring their impacts and dependencies on nature.  In addition, some countries now require companies to include such information in their...
As an atoll nation that is 99% ocean, the Republic of Maldives is a country rich in marine biodiversity. It contains about 4,500 km2 of coral reefs, which is about 3% of the world’s total coral reef...
From strengthening sustainable value chains to testing new approaches to measure business impacts and dependencies on nature, IUCN and Nespresso...
IUCN and Nespresso have worked together since 2010. They signed a new three-year agreement in May 2015, which will run through 2017. The main outcomes of the various engagements have been: The...
Project title: Preparation of National Vulture Conservation Strategy Location: Nagarparkar, Tharparkar, Sindh province of Pakistan Duration: 2015 - 2016 Project background: Vultures provide prime...
Engaging with global business
Over the past years, IUCN has gained experience in business engagements, demonstrating that companies can change the way they operate in a manner that benefits biodiversity and the lives of the...
Informing environment and water management strategies in Western Australia
In 2010, the IUCN Economics Programme began working with Rio Tinto Iron Ore (RTIO) on an ecosystem valuation study to inform the company’s environment and water management strategies for a planned...
IUCN participated in the thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP13), and the second...
  IUCN prepared a Position paper for COP13/COP-MOP2 on agenda items in which the Union has been particularly involved towards the achievement of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020, and...
The reports of all Panel meetings convened since 2004 are available here (in both English and Russian).  The reports of various Panel Task Force meetings convened since 2007 on a range of topics are...
The IUCN European Work Programme 2017-2020 outlines the areas of work IUCN's European region will focus on over the next four years and is the...
Download the Programme from the link on the side.
Project title: Marine turtle conservation programme: Support for community based marine turtle nesting beach conservation and bycatch reduction in Viet Nam Location: Viet Nam including pilot sites:...

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