Business

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Business” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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Office location IUCN Regional Office for West Asia (ROWA) is located in Amman, Sweifiyeh Area, next to Ukraine Embassy Abdel Latif Salah Street, building # 29, Sweifiyeh P. O. Box 942230 Amman...
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...
IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, announced today that it is establishing an Independent Scientific and Technical Advisory...
The Rio Doce Panel will advise the Renova Foundation, an organisation formed by the Brazilian mining company Samarco, and its shareholders BHP Billiton and Vale, to manage the remediation and...
Gland, Switzerland – IUCN former President, globally recognised environmentalist Yolanda Kakabadse, will Chair the new IUCN independent scientific...
The collapse of the tailings dam in the Brazilian State of Minas Gerais in November 2015 resulted in 19 deaths, and severely impacted the local communities and environment in the Rio Doce watershed....
Brasilia, Brazil -- At the first meeting of an independent scientific expert panel established in September by the International Union for...
IUCN created the Rio Doce Panel at the request of the Renova Foundation to provide objective guidance on the environmental and socio-economic restoration efforts underway in this important watershed...
In November 2015, the failure of the Fundão tailings dam at the Samarco mine in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, resulted in severe environmental, economic and social damage, as well as 19 deaths....
Belo Horizonte, Brazil (IUCN) – Following one of Brazil’s worst environmental disasters, the IUCN-led independent Rio Doce Panel released its first...
The Renova Foundation currently implements 42 programmes aimed at helping the affected communities and ecosystems recover from the 2015 Samarco Fundão Dam failure. However, the Rio Doce Panel,...
Carola van Rijnsoever

Ecosystems and the services they provide are at risk; their decline could jeopardise the achievement of global goals on climate change and sustainable development. However, governments and...

The Rio Doce Panel is an Independent Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (ISTAP) that will provide advice on the environmental and social...
In November 2015, the failure of the Fundão tailings dam at the Samarco mine in the State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, resulted in severe environmental, economic and social damage, as well as 19 deaths....
From 22-25 January, IUCN Director General Inger Andersen is participating in the 2019 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. This...
Key events at WEF19, where IUCN's Director General will be participating, include: 22 January   The Big Picture of Our Oceans - Using NASA imagery, this session will explore the causes and...
Water represents one of the greatest challenges for Central Asia. As its population grows -projected to be 90 million people in 2050- so does the...
The Central Asia Nexus approach highlights the interdependence between water, energy and food security and the use of natural resources - water, soil and land - that underpin that security. Central...

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