1. Linking advocacy levels

    [Infographic] How linking local, national and global advocacy levels can strengthen the position of environmental defenders

    15 July 2019

    Linking activities on the local, national and global levels can greatly strengthen the position of environmental... Read more

  2. Guanaco

    New law protects guanaco in Bolivia

    11 July 2019

    The guanaco (Lama guanicoe) is a flagship species of the South American highlands. However, due to expanding... Read more

  3. General

    En Route to Marseille: Looking back on the Regional Conservation Forum 2019 in Rotterdam

    5 July 2019

    Representing two IUCN statutory regions, bridging East and West during three days of... Read more

  4. Man met besmeurde hand

    Life imprisonment for murder of environmental defender Willem Geertman in the Philippines

    4 July 2019

    In the Philippines, a man was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of Dutch... Read more

  5. Sitatunga

    Partner organization in Benin wins Equator Prize

    2 July 2019

    IUCN NL partner organization Centre Régional de Recherche et d’Education pour un... Read more

  6. Nature movement calls for European leadership in establishing global biodiversity targets

    26 June 2019

    In October 2020, the world’s governments meet for the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD CoP15) in China to... Read more

  7. UN Human Rights Room

    Touring Europe for an international binding treaty for business and human rights

    19 June 2019

    Early June, representatives of nature and human rights organisations from Africa and Asia toured Europe to call on... Read more

  8. Oil palm in Malaysia

    IUCN NL compares sustainability certification for palm oil

    14 June 2019

    Palm oil is a major driver of biodiversity loss. Voluntary standards attempt to address... Read more

  9. The Atewa forest is the source of three rivers, that provide water to over 5 million people

    Government of Ghana clears protected forest towards bauxite mining

    11 June 2019

    On May 30, the Ghanaian government began creating access roads into Atewa Forest... Read more

  10. Round Table on Responsible Soy: IUCN NL sets the scene

    11 June 2019

    On June 11 and 12, the Round Table on Responsible Soy’s annual conference addresses... Read more