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World Environment Day launch: New book on Maintaining Australia's Natural Wealth - Priorities for Terrestrial Conservation
PUBLICATION | 05 June 2017
On 5 June 2017, ACIUCN and partners celebrate World Environment Day with the launch of the new publication Maintaining Australia's Natural Wealth: Priorities for Terrestrial Conservation. Find out more
Marine Biodiversity in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ) - Australia’s Continuing Role
NEWS | 17 Feb 2017
On 16 March 2017, ACIUCN and partners are hosting the 1-day forum Marine Biodiversity in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ) - Australia’s Continuing Role at the Australian Museum in Sydney to discuss the future of conserving biodiversity in our high seas.
THE 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress
NEWS | 1-10 September 2016 | Honolulu, Hawai'i
In September 2016, the Australian IUCN Community joined over 10,000 people at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Hawai'i.
THE 2016 ACIUCN SYMPOSIUM
NEWS | 30 May 2016
The 2016 ACIUCN symposium Maintaining Australia's Natural Wealth: Priorities for Terrestrial Conservation was held on 19-20 July 2016.
ACIUCN Book launch - Valuing Nature: Protected Areas and Ecosystem Services
NEWS | 24 November 2015
ACIUCN proudly launches its new publication Valuing Nature: Protected Areas and Ecosystem services in Sydney.
FInd out about the launch.
2015/16 ACIUCN Executive Committee
NEWS | 24 November 2015
ACIUCN welcomes an excellent new Executive Committee for the 2015/16 year at the 2015 annual general meeting on 24 November 2015. Read more about the 2015/16 Executive.
Welcome to new ACIUCN Associate, Jon Day
MEMBERSHIP | July 2015
In July 2015, ACIUCN welcomed Jon Day as a new ACIUCN Associate. Jon Day has spent several decades with the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) and is a marine expert with the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA). The Australian Committee warmly welcomes Jon back to ACIUCN.
The Oceania Regional Conservation Forum
EVENTS | July 2015, Suva, Fiji
In preparation for the 2016 World Conservation Congress, members of the IUCN Oceania constituency met at the Oceania Regional Conservation Forum on 13-15 July 2015 in Suva, Fiji. Australian based attendees included representatives from the Australian Committee for IUCN, various Australian IUCN Member organisations and Commission chairs.
ACIUCN Welcomes new Executive Committee Members
GOVERNANCE | June 2015
The Australian Committee warmly welcomes two new government representatives from the ACIUCN government membership to sit on its Executive Committee: Sean Sullivan from the Department of the Environment and Wade Oestreich from the Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage
2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress