Organisation’s aim: International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a network of non-governmental organisations (NGOs), states and scientists working to conserve the natural world. IUCN NL is the Netherlands committee of the organisation and is the platform for all IUCN members in the Netherlands. IUCN NL aims to contribute, from its specific Dutch situation and context, to the conservation and sustainable management of nature and natural resources in an international perspective.
IUCN NL members met for the first time in 1978 and the committee was formally acknowledged by IUCN in 1996.
Other projects and activities
Projects funded include: capacity building, land purchase, ecotourism, poverty alleviation, education and training, and ecosystem management.
Executive Director: Willem Ferwerda
IUCN National Committee of the Netherlands
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