1. 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 and the environment in... Read more

  2. 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 pushing for a world where nature... Read more

  3. IUCN NL Anniversary

    “There is no silver bullet in conservation”

    6 December 2018

    Some 250 delegates from NGOs, government, business and science came together today to... Read more

  4. How to ensure local climate adaptation with international climate finance

    3 December 2018

    With the Paris climate agreement, governments agreed to scale-up the budget for climate... Read more

  5. (c) Hammer Shath

    Business aiming higher to live within the capacity of the planet and bend the curve of biodiversity loss

    16 November 2018

    The recent Living Planet Report shows that it is now time to act to reverse the trend... Read more

  6. Mountain gorilla (c) Ludovic Hirlimann

    Fin Whale, Mountain Gorilla recovering thanks to conservation action – IUCN Red List

    14 November 2018

    Conservation action has brought renewed hope for the Fin Whale and the Mountain Gorilla, according to today’s update... Read more

  7. Positive examples of Chinese investor responsibility

    Case study series shows good examples of Chinese investor responsibility

    12 November 2018

    A series of exemplary cases of good Chinese investor responsibility was published today. The series shines a new... Read more

  8. White Volta River (Nakambé) in Burkina Faso

    Towards a more responsible mining sector in Burkina Faso

    12 November 2018

    In recent years, Burkina Faso has seen a rise in goldmining, with severe consequences... Read more

  9. Small-scale gold mining in Madagascar

    Global action to improve mercury governance

    8 November 2018

    More than 1,400 tons of mercury is released to the environment every year causing... Read more

  10. Mining area

    Stakeholder engagement towards a responsible mining sector

    8 November 2018

    Mining portrays a complex picture as it is closely linked to environmental issues, such... Read more