1. IUCN members pass resolution calling for global action to save Atewa Forest in Ghana

    4 December 2020

    On November 4th 2020, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) announced that its members voted... Read more

  2. IUCN NL partner of ZooHackaton 2020

    2 November 2020

    On the November 6-8, the Freespirit foundation and the US Embassy France will be hosting the ZooHackaton 2020, a... Read more

  3. [IUCN Congress 2020 series] Indigenous communities fight oil and gas activities in Uganda and DRC

    21 October 2020

    Communities, activists and civil society organizations (CSOs) in Uganda and the DRC are... Read more

  4. Natuurbeschermer Demetrio Pacheco

    IUCN NL shocked by murder of son Peruvian conservationist

    25 September 2020

    IUCN NL is shocked and saddened by the death of Demetrio Pacheco’s son.  Pacheco is the... Read more

  5. European flag

    Revised draft offers hope for UN binding treaty on business and human rights

    22 September 2020

    An international binding treaty for business and human rights is needed in order to... Read more

  6. IUCN NL partner ELI publishes report on wildlife crime whistleblower initiative

    11 September 2020

    Our partner organization Earth League International (ELI) just published a report on WildLeaks, the world's first... Read more

  7. Fishing boats near Lake Edward in DRC

    Murder of environmental defender at Lake Edward in DR Congo

    30 July 2020

    IUCN NL is saddened by the death of Mandefu Mupanza Leonard Kenyata, who was killed on 19 June by Mai-Mai rebels... Read more

  8. Call for protection of environmental defenders

    Global Witness reports record number of killings of environmental defenders

    29 July 2020

    In 2019, 212 people were killed because they stand up for nature, according to the... Read more

  9. Rupununi Indigenous Women’s Conference

    [Blog series] Addressing issues of gender and social inclusion in sustainable ecosystem management in Guyana (Part 4.2)

    23 June 2020

    Gender equality and women’s empowerment are matters of fundamental human rights and... Read more

  10. A group of women environmental defenders © Fundación Plurales

    How a mobile app can help safeguard and connect women environmental defenders

    22 June 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has aggravated the dangers faced by environmental defenders all... Read more