Promoting action to build resilient and sustainable island communities

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 (, 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.

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Guadeloupe 2014: International Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change

Date: 22-25 October 2014 
Location: Guadeloupe 
Host: The Convention on Biological Diversity (CDB) Secretariat, the European Commission, the French Government, the Regional Council of Guadeloupe, the Government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Association Of Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTA) and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

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