Go to Statistics Portal

INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE (IUCN)

Statistics Directorate    
French Equivalent: UICN

Definition:
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the World Conservation Union (formerly the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources), located in Gland, Switzerland aims to provide knowledge and guidance about conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, April 17, 2002