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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Project title: Ecological restoration of Kapiriggama cascade system of tanks in Rambewa Divisional Secretariat in Anuradhapura Location: Kapiriggama, Anuradhapura, North Western Province of Sri...
Gland, Switzerland (IUCN) - A new IUCN-backed scientific article published today finds that threatened western gray whales are at “very high risk” of...
“While options may exist to modify fishing gear and reduce the risk of entanglement to this whale population, the only way to eliminate the risk is to stop the deployment of salmon set nets in or...
IUCN invites applications for the Chair of its Western Gray Whale Advisory Panel (WGWAP) to provide objective independent advice on the impacts to...
For the last 14 years, the IUCN-led WGWAP has worked with Sakhalin Energy – an oil and gas company with Gazprom, Shell, Mitsui and Mitsubishi as shareholders – and other actors to ensure the long-...
Gland, Switzerland, and Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA – IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, and Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE...
As part of the agreement, Newmont asked IUCN and its experts – including representatives of IUCN Member organizations and its Commissions – to conduct independent reviews at select mine sites using...
IUCN founded the Patrons of Nature in 2010 to rally global leaders and mobilize resources in support of  the Union’s vision of a just world which values and conserves nature. Patrons of Nature...
The overall objective of the collaboration agreement between IUCN and Newmont Mining Corporation is to identify ways the company can meet its global...
From 2018-2020, IUCN and Newmont will explore the company’s on-site and operational management systems on mining impacts, as well as its activities related to restoration and offsets, in order to...
IUCN India with support of ITC Ltd. has initiated a “Sustainable Agriscapes for Future” programme in the Munger district of Bihar. Under this...
The training was organised by IUCN and ITC Ltd. with technical support from Dr. Sudipto Chatterjee, from TERI University, an IUCN commission member, who agreed to act as the trainer for the same. On...
More than 55 staff members and over 20 business partners exchanged around the theme “Catalysing business engagement and investment for sustainable...
The overall goal of the meeting was to align IUCN’s efforts to effectively support business in mainstreaming biodiversity and deliver on the changes needed to meet global goals on biodiversity...
According to the WGWAP Terms of Reference: IUCN will, in consultation with the WGWAP Co-Chairs, appoint an independent agency to evaluate, according to IUCN-supported Independent Scientific &...
Since its creation in 1948, IUCN has been engaging the private sector to help conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and ensure that any use...
The Eastern and Southern Africa Business and Biodiversity Programme was established in 2011. The Programme's key priority, based on a strategy approved by IUCN Council, is to engage the business...
Why engage the private sector in a special Thematic Group? Because, nature is everybody’s business.
Thematic Group Leader Willem Ferwerda Thematic Group Co-Leader Simon Moolenaar SC Focal Point Ángela Ándrade In line   with  IUCN’s   work   plan 2017-2020 and especially the IUCN Business   and...
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,...

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