IUCN World Conservation Congress

3 September 2021 - 11 September 2021
Marseille, France

The IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together IUCN’s government, civil society and indigenous peoples’ Member organisations to take decisions related to major conservation issues.

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.

The IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 comprises the following components:

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This description was excerpted from sdg.iisd.org.