1. Oil palm fruits

    Robeco and other institutional investors speak out on sustainable palm oil

    4 March 2019

    Today Robeco published its policy on sustainable palm oil, with tangible criteria for exclusion of non-compliant... Read more

  2. Rotterdam skyline

    Strengthening the IUCN network in Europe, North and Central Asia

    28 February 2019

    The IUCN Regional Conservation Forum for Europe, North and Central Asia, will take place in Rotterdam, the... Read more

  3. Mekong landscape, Cambodia

    A landscape approach to ensure functioning ecosystems

    28 February 2019

    Natural ecosystems provide habitat for wildlife species as well as important services... Read more

  4. Plunge pool by Ambuklao dam, Philippines

    Supporting indigenous peoples’ rights when facing plans for large dams

    28 February 2019

    The Philippines have a long history of building large dams, especially in the... Read more

  5. Congregations of Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus at the Sasmuan Bangkung Malapad wetland in Pasac River, Pampanga province

    Economic development threatens internationally important water bird sites in Manila Bay

    26 February 2019

    Manila Bay, on the west side of the Philippine island of Luzon, is a globally important... Read more

  6. Oil palm fruits

    Why the EU should end policy support for biofuels based on vegetable oils

    24 January 2019

    Palm oil, soy oil and other vegetable oils: although their use in biodiesel was meant to help curbing climate change,... Read more

  7. Armadillo © Vincent Vos

    Wildlife crime in Bolivia and Suriname poses serious threat to unique species

    22 January 2019

    Wildlife poaching and trafficking pose a serious threat to unique species in the Amazon countries of Bolivia and... Read more

  8. Village meeting in Ghana's Weto landscape

    How to ensure the local voice in landscape governance?

    7 January 2019

    In many countries around the world, local and indigenous communities are insufficiently... Read more

  9. Mining area

    How to stimulate mining in a responsible and transparent manner?

    11 December 2018

    Due to its specific nature, the mining industry is negatively impacting on biodiversity... Read more

  10. Faces of conservation

    IUCN National Committee of The Netherlands launches Faces of Conservation

    11 December 2018

    Who are the people that drive the conservation movement? What inspires them to keep... Read more