International Union for Conservation of Nature ( IUCN )


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The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN, Union internationale pour la conservation de la nature [UICN], in French) is an international organization dedicated to finding "pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges". The organization publishes the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, which assesses the conservation status of species

IUCN press release, blog etc

12/05/2017 - 00:26 Unsustainable food systems threaten wild crop and dolphin species IUCN Red List
11/28/2017 - 07:32 Protected areas across Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific boosted with 60 million investment
11/17/2017 - 05:01 IUCN statement to UN Climate Change Conference 2017
11/12/2017 - 23:33 Number of natural World Heritage sites affected by climate change nearly doubles in three years IUCN
06/26/2017 - 10:01 Deep sea mining threatens unique marine life, experts warn
06/16/2017 - 09:34 President of Nepal visits IUCN to strengthen future collaboration
04/21/2017 - 05:02 IUCN expedition to explore life on undersea mountains
04/06/2017 - 03:08 New IUCN programme to help carnivores and humans coexist across Africa
04/04/2017 - 02:17 IUCN World Heritage report stresses urgency of protecting the Arctic from ships and oil as ice melts
02/17/2017 - 06:33 Cameroon to restore 12 million hectares of forest in species-rich Congo Basin
02/07/2017 - 04:13 IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 awarded international sustainability certification
12/03/2016 - 18:28 Brazil to restore 12 million hectares of forests under Bonn Challenge for biodiversity and climate benefits
11/29/2016 - 03:46 Global initiative calls for urgent action against invasive alien species
09/26/2016 - 02:38 Kering, ITC and IUCN release new data on the sustainability and livelihood benefits of python trade
09/09/2016 - 14:31 New ocean Hope Spots, vetted by IUCN and Mission Blue, to ignite global support for ocean protection
09/05/2016 - 22:50 First global conservation priorities set IUCN World Conservation Congress
09/05/2016 - 11:12 Latest ocean warming review reveals extent of impacts on nature and humans
09/04/2016 - 11:40 Le Defi de Bonn se rapproche de lobjectif de restauration de 150 millions dhectares de terres degradees