The market of Intergenerational Knowledge for the Implementation of the IUCN 2021-2024 Program

By Oswaldo Flores Armillas, IUCN CEM Young Professional. During the World Conservation Congress of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) held from September 3 to 11 in Marseille, France, the Young Professionals from the IUCN CEM Mexico, Central…

Nature-based Solutions & Young Professionals: Perceptions and Integration – Event recording

By IUCN CEM YPN, IUCN CEM Young Professional. IUCN CEM had organised an event at the NbS Pavillion as part of the IUCN World Conservation Congress held at Marseille. This session presented young professionals' (YP) perceptions on the topic of…

Nature-based solutions as a pathway to increase community-resilience

By Ishita Jalan. We live in the age of crisis where countries are being constantly challenged with systemic problems and have very little time to act. COVID-19 global pandemic has shaken the world with its deadly and unpredictable nature. Further…

Experience at IUCN Headquarters to work on Ecosystem-Based Disaster Risk Reduction (Eco-DRR)

By Claire Pedrot, IUCN CEM Young Professional. In 2014, after a few years in Canada (I'm French), the opportunity to work at IUCN Headquarters for a 3-month maternity leave replacement occurred. I was fortunate enough to stay there longer, a…

Public-private partnership to improve agricultural practices in Mexico

By Vania Olmos Lau, Commission Member, IUCN CEM Young Professionals Network. The private sector holds immense power to activate change. They have solid structures and resources; increasingly, the private sector has the interest and will to activate business for the…