Ecosystems

Ecosystems provide the foundation for all forms of human livelihood and their resilience is influenced by the complex, unpredictable interactions that occur between humans and nature. Resilience...
A group of students pose for a picture around a tree seedling they planted
In Peak Kantiel, a floating village in the Tonle Sap Biosphere Reserve, an outdoor education programme engages the village’s nearly 200 children....
The OSMOSE Environmental Education (EE) programme, which started in 2000 and offers daily environmental education classes and activities in Prek Toal and Peak Kantiel floating villages, was the first...
CICLISTA EN LA TANCADA AUTOR MARIANO CEBOLLA
On 25 September, DestiMED will launch the first of seven pilot tests taking place this fall in and around protected area communities. Local...
The testers will also help collect data for an innovative approach to measuring and reducing the environmental impact of tourism on the natural resources that sustain protected area communities...
Taller Península de Yucatán, México.
We work with more than 100 Members in this area, as well as with other regional partners and non-governmental organisations interested in the construction of a just world which values and committed...
Camargue National Reserve, France
Overview  Ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction (Eco-DRR) is the sustainable management, conservation and restoration of ecosystems to reduce disaster risk, with the aim to achieve...
Xaya Pixcaya
Through the project, 150 families have benefited directly, with indirect benefits to 500 families (3000 people).  
Guatemala City, August 2017. The sub-basins of the Xayá and Pixcayá rivers are essential in Guatemala City, contributing up to 50% of the daily volume of water of superficial origin that is consumed...
 Landscape Daymaniyat Islands offshore Muscat
Mediterranean Ecotourism Destination: main components (joint planning, monitoring, management and promotion) for a governance system in Mediterranean...
Background Tourism illustrates an important source of revenues and employment in the Mediterranean area. At the same time it implicates enormous negative impacts for nature and society. Some years...
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  UPDATE (Sept 13):  Watch the following plenary sessions live on the IUCN Asia facebook page: -- September 14 -- 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM: Opening Plenary: Leaders Forum 10:30 - 12:00...
70 delegates from India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal participated in the South Asia consultation on forest landscape restoration.
On August 29-30, 2017, 85 delegates from India, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh gathered in Delhi, India for a South Asia regional...
The two-day consultation facilitated knowledge sharing on FLR between governments, NGOs, the private sector and donors with a focus on identifying gaps in technical and policy support for FLR and...
A woman in a green sari and a man hold up a sign that reads 'pen culture' in red lettering
Pampa Dolui is from Udayan, a small village among the mangroves of Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha, India. Her early childhood memories are of...
Besides extreme weather, communities in Odisha also faced other challenges – especially in recent years. “People don’t work anymore. Everyone now is renting out their fields for shrimp cultivation,...
Event partners
The Stimson Center, on behalf of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with IUCN and the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme, is co-...
The two-day conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-15 September 2017. The conference aims to bring together 40-50 marine experts from think tanks, academia, the private sector,...
Butterfly Life Cycle
IUCN, in collaboration with the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Merlin Beach has established a unique conservation-oriented Butterfly Sanctuary on...
The goal of this project is to augment the wild population of native butterflies by providing the host plants needed for developing caterpillars and the flowering nectar plants that the adult...

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