1. Environmental defender Leon Dulce attended the HRDAP course

    How to build international influence to protect environmental defenders

    16 July 2018

    In countries such as Peru and the Philippines, people fighting for the protection and fair distribution of natural... Read more

  2. Paraguayan Chaco

    Using public information to protect the vital forest areas in Paraguay

    28 June 2018

    Illegal deforestation is a serious problem in the Paraguayan Chaco. To be able to distinguish illegal deforestation... Read more

  3. IUCN NL partner joins discussion on oppression of Philippine activists

    6 June 2018

    Joan Carling, indigenous leader and partner of IUCN NL, is one of the environmental... Read more

  4. Forest inventory by young community leaders

    Empowering young community leaders for sustainable natural resource management in Myanmar

    19 March 2018

    When in 2012 the central Myanmar government and the Karen National Union signed a... Read more

  5. Oil palm

    Supporting the rights of Indonesian communities living with palm oil

    19 March 2018

    Palm oil expansion in Indonesia is known to lead to problems such as deforestation and... Read more

  6. Philippine president Duterte

    “Labelling Philippine activists as 'terrorists' is dangerous and unacceptable”

    15 March 2018

    IUCN, IUCN NL and several other conservation and human rights organizations express their strong condemnation and... Read more

  7. Topher White with cell phone in forest

    Reusing cell phones as listening devices against poachers and illegal loggers

    24 January 2018

    Save the rainforest with your old mobile phone? Engineer Topher White proved it is possible. In collaboration with... Read more

  8. Capacity development on financial sustainability

    Focus on capacity development

    7 December 2017

    A strong civil society is key to achieving inclusive and green development. We... Read more

  9. Liliana Jauregui speaks at the environmental defenders meeting in Bogota

    [Blog] Latin American defenders share experiences and gain safety net

    14 November 2017

    Currently, Latin America is the most deadly region in the world to be an environmental... Read more

  10. Kamerleden nemen petitie tegen geweld tegen natuurbeschermers in ontvangst

    Over 30.000 people call for Dutch government action to increase safety of environmental defenders

    26 September 2017

    More than 30.000 Dutch citizens call for urgent government action to increase safety of... Read more