International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Téma prezentace: International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

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Tato prezentace popisuje založení, umístění a složení organizace. Čím se International Union for Conservation of Nature zabývá a co dělá. Zmiňuje i silné stránky: věda, akce a vliv. Globální program a implementace do individuálního ekosystému. Nechybí samozřejmě ani červený seznam ohrožených druhů.



  • International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
  • Founded in 1948 (France) as the world’s first global environmental organization.
  • Type: International organization, INGO, IGO
  • Location: Gland, Switzerland
  • More than 1,200 member organizations including 200+ government and 900+ non-government organizations.
  • Almost 11,000 voluntary scientists and experts, grouped in six commissions in some 160 countries.
  • Conserving biodiversity is central to the mission of IUCN.
  • They demonstrate how biodiversity is fundamental to addressing some of the world’s greatest challenges(problems) such as climate change, economic development and food security (nature-based solutions)
  • Thousands of field projects and activities around the world


What does IUCN do?

  • IUCN’s stated vision is a just world that values and conserves nature“.
  • Its mission is to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve nature and to ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and ecologically sustainable.
  • IUCN builds on its strengths in the following areas:
  • Science –setting global standards (international standard for species extinction risk – the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species).
  • Action – hundreds of conservation projects all over the world.
  • Influence –IUCN influences international environmental conventions, policies and laws.
    Organizational structure
  • The Union has three components: member organizations, scientific commissions and professional secretariat.



  • Commission on Education and Communication (CEC)
  • Commission on Environmental, Economic, and Social Policy (CEESP)
  • World Commission on Environmental Law (WCEL)
  • Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM)
  • Species Survival Commission (SSC)
  • IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA)
  • IUCN’s Global Programme isimplemented by individual ecosystem or theme-based programmes.
  • Business and Biodiversity
  • Economics
  • Ecosystem Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Forest
  • Gender
  • Global Policy
  • Marine and Polar Programme
  • Protected Areas
  • Science andKnowledge
  • Social Policy
  • Species
  • TRAFFIC (wildlife trade)
  • Water
  • World Heritage
  • The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species