Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

The conservation status of species and ecosystems is improved.

Implementation methodologies

Credible and trusted knowledge for valuing and conserving biodiversity leads to better policy and action on the ground.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


International Union for Conservation of Nature -IUCN
The proportion of the most important areas for biodiversity effectively managed for the conservation of species, ecosystems and genetic diversity increases to sustain livelihoods and a green economy
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
Financing (in USD)
120,000,000 USD
Staff / Technical expertise
IUCN Members, National and Regional Committees, Commissions, Secretariat
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 2 May
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Action Network
Location: local, national, regional, global
Date of completion: 2016
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Dr. Jane Smart,

Terms of use | Privacy Notice | Copyright © United Nations 2016