Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

2016 Steering Committee

Date: 11 to 13 October 2016
Location: The Nature Conservancy, Washington D.C.
Host: Palau
Strategic Priority: Building resilient and sustainable island communities through innovative partnerships

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Highlights from the Panorama: Island Solutions Webinar

On August 8, the Global Island Partnership (GLISPA) and The Panorama Initiative of IUCN and the GIZ hosted a webinar on island solutions. The Panorama Initiative recognizes inspiring success stories of conservation and sustainability. The Initiative is building a searchable database of case studies (solutionsexplorer.org), which will be launched at the World Conservation Congress in September. Each of the four presenters in this webinar focused on the key elements – “building blocks” that make a solution successful.

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2016 WCC Islands Journey

IUCN’s Island Initiative Programme invites you to the Islands Journeyat the 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress. The Islands Journey which was initiated at the World Conservation Congress in 2008, seeks to celebrate islands’ achievements; promote their actions, innovation and leadership and inspire, strengthen and mobilize new partnerships and initiatives.

See the full brochure for more information, including relevant events at the 2016 WCC