1. [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 resisting oil and gas... Read more

  2. 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 vice-president of the Comité... Read more

  3. 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

  4. 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... Read more

  5. 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... Read more

  6. 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 latest figures from Global Witness... Read more

  7. 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 prerequisites to meeting... Read more

  8. 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

  9. Three lessons on including gender equity in climate action

    11 June 2020

    During the UN Climate Conference (COP25) in Madrid, IUCN NL’s partner Fundación... Read more

  10. Inclusive community engagement for environmental justice

    19 May 2020

    To ensure the sustainable use of natural resources, there must be a balance between... Read more