events event: IUCN World Conservation Congress

Date: September 03, 2021

Place:  Palais des Congrès Marseille Chanot, Marseille - France

Description of the event: 

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the French government have agreed to hold the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 from 3 to 11 September 2021 in Marseille. The event, originally scheduled for June 2020, was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The world is increasingly recognising the inextricable link between biodiversity conservation and human and economic wellbeing, a connection made all the more visible by the COVID-19 pandemic. The IUCN Congress will be a key milestone for nature conservation and the development of a new global framework for biodiversity. The French government and IUCN remain steadfast in their commitment to these goals.

Please also note the following dates for the Congress components:

If you wish to participate at the IUCN World Conservation Congress, you can register here.

To follow-up the latest updates on the event schedule visit this page.

Type: Open