Environmental Governance

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Environmental Governance” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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CEESP News -- Communities Conservation Research Network (CCRN) From every part of the world (except Antarctica), over 400 people will converge on ...
The conference will bring together people from many different backgrounds – including community representatives, researchers, Indigenous organizations, governments and nongovernmental organizations. ...
Following the third Asia Protected Areas Partnership (APAP) Technical Workshop in Bhutan, IUCN Asia had the opportunity to sit down with Minsun Kim,...
Q: What inspired you to work in conservation? A: The inspiration to study conservation came to me at an early age, when I took an interest in studying science in middle school. I studied Life...
CEESP News - by Osvaldo Munguia, Director of Mopawi and IUCN-CEESP Regional Vice Chair - Meso & South America Indigenous territories are usually...
Landscape on the Northern Coastal Corridor from the city of La Ceiba towards Indigenous Peoples territory in Moskitia; a stretch of circa 200 kilometers (some 125 miles) where the land has been...
CEESP NEWS - by IPBES Secretariat and submitted by one of the lead authors, Riccardo Simoncini The world’s biodiversity is being lost and nature’s...
  IPBES is the global science-policy platform tasked with providing the best-available evidence to inform better decisions affecting nature - by Governments, businesses and even individual...
CEESP News: by Jim Thomas - CEO, Tenkile Conservation Alliance, Papua New Guinea The Tenkile Conservation Alliance (TCA) is a non-government...
Photo: Tenkile Conservation Alliance (TCA) in Papua New Guinea (PNG) The Tenkile Conservation Alliance (TCA) works with 50 villages, ~13,000 people, to protect the...
CEESP News - by Dr. Bas Verschuuren, Co-Chair: IUCN Specialist Group on Cultural and Spiritual Values of Protected Areas The IUCN World Commission...
The programme was launched at the 2014 IUCN World Parks Congress (Sydney, Australia) and initiated a series of international workshops at different continents.   The IUCN resolution on ‘Recognizing ...
CEESP News: Rainforest Foundation UK A new report published in December 2017 by the Rainforest Foundation UK exposes the impacts of two national...
The report, entitled The Human Cost of Conservation in Republic of Congo: Conkouati-Douli and Nouabalé-Ndoki National Parks and their Impact on the Rights and Livelihoods of Forest Communities, is...
European and global food systems will only be able to continue delivering if the natural world is in a healthy condition, IUCN’s Global Director for...
Agricultural systems are deeply dependent on nature, for example for soil fertility, clean water, pollination, and pest control, amongst other ecosystem services. It is estimated that about one third...
Teknaf Wildlife Sanctuary is crucial habitat for many species, but until recently, the forests of the peninsula and the mangroves along the bank of...
With support from Mangroves for the Future (MFF), the Community Development Centre (CODEC), a local NGO, has introduced the bhandhu chula – an improved variety of cookstove – to the villages of...
Cooperative governance of the Ganges Brahmaputra Meghna Basins (GBM) region was strengthened through the recent launch of a Civil Society...
The development of the CSO vision represents a milestone for transboundary water governance in the region as it was the first time that CSOs joined forces and took the lead in developing a common...
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has joined up with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in Bangladesh to reduce incidents...
Since the Rohingya refugee influx into Bangladesh started over six months ago, there have been at least 10 deaths resulting from human-elephant incidents in the main Kutupalong-Balukhali refugee...
Gathering around 600 delegates from 56 countries, the Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference was held 8-10 June in Georgia. It has...
IUCN was one of the first organizations to recognize the role of nature in tackling ever growing world challenges such as climate change or ensuring food, nutrition and water security, and to...

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