• Without doubt, 2017 was an eventful year for IUCN in Europe, providing scientific evidence to support good conservation policy, such new IUCN Red List species assessments, making the case for strengthened action and investment on nature-based solutions, and participating in the EU policy processes related to plastic discards and unsustainable agriculture, two of the most serious threats to Europe's biodiversity. (iucn.org)
  • Major species assessors include BirdLife International, the Institute of Zoology (the research division of the Zoological Society of London), the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, and many Specialist Groups within the IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC). (wikipedia.org)
  • This is done in a peer reviewed manner through IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) Specialist Groups, which are Red List Authorities responsible for a species, group of species or specific geographic area, or in the case of BirdLife International, an entire class (Aves). (wikipedia.org)
  • In response to threats to pangolin populations in both Africa and Asia, including persistent illegal trade, the IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, Species Survival Commission (IUCN-SSC) Pangolin Specialist Group was recently re-formed. (traffic.org)
  • Commissioned by the IUCN Species Survival Commission to serve as a first response for wildlife health concerns across the world. (iucn-whsg.org)
  • Founded in 1976, it exists as a specialist group of the IUCN Species Survival Commission, and works to ensure that trade in wild animals and plants is not a threat to the conservation of nature. (sebstudentblog.com)
  • On 13 June 2018, IUCN and the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council hosted a reception at the IUCN European Regional Office in Brussels on the future of nature protection in Europe after 2020. (iucn.org)
  • Deputy Chair Denise Antolini represented the Commission at the two-day meeting in September 2018 hosted in the beautiful city of Prague by IUCN State Member the Ministry of Environment of Czechia and chaired by IUCN Councillor for East Europe, North and. (iucnworldconservationcongress.org)
  • The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has released a report that finds ocean areas are increasingly experiencing low levels of oxygen, which threatens marine ecosystems and fish species that are already impacted by ocean warming and acidification. (icriforum.org)
  • Conservationists are striving to assess all of the world's terrestrial, freshwater, marine, and subterranean ecosystems by 2025, and to create the first IUCN Red List of Ecosystems of the World Publication Journal Article 2012 S.A.P.I.E.N.S. (natureserve.org)
  • Cette publication est un résultat du troisième Forum régional pour les océans, les côtes et le bien-être humain en Afrique de Blue Solutions qui s'est tenu au printemps 2016. (iucn.org)
  • Such quantitative measures of population structure provide a rigorous means of applying IUCN criteria to a wide range of plant species that hitherto were inaccessible to IUCN classification. (springer.com)
  • The 'Python Conservation Partnership', a collaboration between Kering, the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN SSC Boa & Python Specialist Group) has been launched today with the aim of contributing to the improved sustainability of the python trade and helping facilitate industry-wide change. (intracen.org)
  • We bring together our extensive network of IUCN Members, experts, government and private sector partners to develop sustainable solutions to manage water resources. (iucn.org)
  • CEC drives change for the co-creation of sustainable solutions through leading communication, learning and knowledge management in IUCN and the wider conservation community. (iucn.org)
  • As a Union, IUCN seeks to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and to ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and ecologically sustainable. (milieudefensie.nl)
  • ITC will work closely with Kering, Gucci and IUCN to research the benefits of the trade to low income groups and how they can contribute more effectively to the sustainable management and trade of these resources," said Arancha González, ITC's Executive Director. (intracen.org)
  • THAILAND - Thai Union Group PCL (TU) has partnered with the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) to enhance community capacity and develop sustainable fisheries in Pathiu Bay, Chumphon Province, Thailand. (thefishsite.com)
  • A preliminary assessment conducted by IUCN found the "need for communities in the area to create more sustainable fisheries, in particular through the minimization of by-catch and protection of juvenile fish. (thefishsite.com)
  • The main objective of the IUCN SEE Members' meeting is to discuss IUCN's strategy for South-Eastern Europe and define priority goals for IUCN in the region, aiming at Shaping a sustainable future for South-Eastern Europe. (iucnworldconservationcongress.org)
  • As part of the 'Incubator for Nature Conservation', the IUCN will provide these services to help set up sustainable financing systems in protected and conserved areas. (ecosphere.plus)
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  • Urgent global action to overcome and reverse the effects of ocean deoxygenation is needed," said IUCN global marine and polar program director Minna Epps in a statement . (upi.com)
  • IUCN is currently carrying out the EU-funded LIFE project - "Improving the performance of the Natura 2000 network through a Green Listing approach" - to determine the feasibility of applying the IUCN Green List Sustainability Standard to Natura 2000. (iucn.org)
  • This paper evaluates how best to use the IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria to produce effective and consistent estimates of subpopulation structure based on specimen data available in the herbaria around the world. (springer.com)
  • We ignore the fate of these species at our own peril," explains Nigel Maxted, Co-chair of the IUCN SSC Crop Wild Relative Specialist Group . (pressreleasepoint.com)
  • The program will be managed by a Steering Committee comprising experts from Kering and one of its largest luxury brands Gucci, the IUCN SSC Boa & Python Specialist Group and ITC, together with external expert advisors. (intracen.org)
  • We hope that this initiative will positively impact the conservation of the two biggest python species of South East Asia which are affected by the python skin trade - the Burmese and the Reticulated Python," said Tomas Waller, Chair IUCN SSC Boa & Python Specialist Group. (intracen.org)
  • The IUCN-SSC Pangolin Specialist Group aims to further our understanding of pangolins and the threats they face," stated Dan Challender, Co-Chair of the re-formed group and a researcher studying pangolin trade in Asia, based at the University of Kent's Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology (DICE). (traffic.org)
  • Species are classified by the IUCN Red List into nine groups, specified through criteria such as rate of decline, population size, area of geographic distribution, and degree of population and distribution fragmentation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The criteria and the accompanying rules and guidelines used by IUCN are intended to increase the consistency, transparency, and validity of its categorization system, but it necessitates some compromises that affect the applicability of the system and the species lists that result. (nih.gov)
  • According to the IUCN, there are more snow leopards in the wild across 12 Asian countries than previously thought, which means they don't meet the criteria for being labeled an endangered species. (labroots.com)
  • Specifics regarding criteria for all threatened categories can be found on the IUCN Red List website . (oceanhealthindex.org)
  • In 2007, only about 1,500 of the 41,500 plants and animals assessed under the IUCN Red List Criteria were marine species. (oceanhealthindex.org)
  • The Motion calls on countries to identify invasive species for priority control, enforce stringent regulatory measures to prevent introduction of invasives, encourage iucn red list pdf download measures, and promote eradication campaigns. (downloadingstarted.gdn)
  • The IUCN aims to have the category of every species re-evaluated every five years if possible, or at least every ten years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Noting World Water Day and reflecting on International Women's Day movements and Women's History Month in a number of countries, USAID and IUCN examines its partnership on Advancing Gender in the Environment (AGENT), which aims to improve development. (iucn.org)
  • COE was the early home in IUCN for many of the biome-related programmes, such as the forest conservation or water programmes, and was responsible for many IUCN achievements over the following two decades. (openedition.org)
  • The work was coordinated by the IUCN and was financed by the Ministry of the Environment in Sweden. (wmu.se)
  • The Ocean Health Index utilizes data for all marine species categorized in the most recent IUCN Red List. (oceanhealthindex.org)
  • The paper, "Clarifying the role of coastal and marine systems in climate mitigation", included contributions from the University of Maryland, Conservation International, IUCN, the National Center for Atmospheric Research, the Nature Conservancy, and Restore America's Estuaries. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Prior to joining IUCN, Radhika worked for the UNDP Multi-Country office based in Suva, where she was involved with poverty alleviation and livelihoods, financial literacy, gender mainstreaming, MDG reporting and disaster risk reduction programmes across the Pacific. (saveourspecies.us)
  • The meeting is co-organized by IUCN SEE, IUCN Members in Albania - Institute for Nature Conservation of Albania (INCA) and Protection and Preservation of Natural Environment in Albania (PPNEA), and the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Water Administration of Albania, and supported by the MAVA Foundation. (iucnworldconservationcongress.org)
  • The aim of the IUCN CEM Ecosystem Management Series of publications is to support best practice ecosystem management, both at field and policy levels, and to help realise IUCN's vision of a just world that values and conserves nature. (openedition.org)
  • This strategy served as a basis for IUCN's activities in the region till 2012, enabling IUCN to maintain a steady growth in terms of membership and activity portfolio. (iucnworldconservationcongress.org)