Valuing and conserving nature for a sustainable future
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
Progress reports
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
Financing (in USD)
120,000,000 USD
Staff / Technical expertise
IUCN Members, National and Regional Committees, Commissions, Secretariat

Basic information
Time-frame: - 2016
International Union for Conservation of Nature -IUCN
Contact information
Dr. Jane Smart, Global Director, Biodiversity Conservation Group, Jane.Smart@iucn.org
United Nations