Nature is our foundation. As long as we keep nature healthy, we can enjoy its benefits. That’s why IUCN NL works towards a just world that values and conserves nature. 



  1. Gebouw van IUCN NL (De Groene Plantage)

    Coenraad Krijger named director IUCN NL

    18 August 2016

    IUCN NL, the Dutch branch of the International Union for Conservation of Nature,... Read more

  2. Deforestation

    Three quarters of the world’s threatened species are imperiled from agriculture, land conversion, overharvesting

    10 August 2016

    Less than a month away from the kick-off of the IUCN World Conservation Congress in... Read more

  3. Natuurbeschermer Bantu bij natuurpark Virunga

    [Blog] Nomination Heritage Heroes improves safety of Congolese environmental defenders

    2 August 2016

    Great news: the work of Congolese environmental defenders Bantu Lukambo and Josue... Read more

What we do

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    We are policy advisers. Together with our partners we help put in place effective and equitable governance, in both government and business. 

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    We are experts. Knowledge is the foundation of our work, providing the latest science and objective recommendations.

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    We are bridge builders. Our ability to convene diverse stakeholders helps to forge and implement solutions to environmental challenges.

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    Field projects

    We are project managers. With our large and diverse portfolio of conservation projects around the world, we deliver results on the ground.

Our partners

Our strength lies in our network. Every day IUCN NL works to bring partner organizations together, both in the Netherlands and abroad. By joining forces we are able to reach our goals.

Network IUCN NL
Around the world