Events in IUCN World Conservation congress 2016

Last changed: 20 May 2018

These were the events in which CBM staff had a role.

Events with Tuija Hilding-Rydevik:

How to succeed involving people in nature conservation and species protection – examples from Sweden (Session hosted by the Government offices in Sweden)  

Representatives from the Swedish Ministry of Environment and Energy will describe the Swedish Biodiversity Strategy and Action plan, which is rooted in the national system of environmental quality objectives, adopted by the parliament in 1999. The plan was updated in 2014, in response to the Aichi biodiversity targets.

Link to session homepage

Tuija Hilding-Rydevik will participate by presenting a research project on Ecosystem Services (at 10:40 am)

Ecosystem services in practice. Experiences of using the concept of ecosystem services in Swedish planning and decision making.


Events with Mike Jones:

People in Nature 10983. Scheduled: Sep 2, 2016, 14:30 to 18:30  Location: Knowledge Hub

Launch of the new paper series: 12172. Scheduled: Sep 2, 2016, 17:00 to 18:00  Location: Water Pavilion

Improving Impact Assessment for the natural world: An introduction to IAIA 12146. Scheduled: Sep 3, 2016, 13:00 to 14:30  Location: Business and Biodiversity Pavilion

Governing Ecosystems to Sustain Development 10296. Scheduled: Sep 4, 2016, 14:30 to 16:30  Location: Rm 316C

Scaling up Nature-Based Solutions for Adaptation and Building Resilience: Linking Practice and Policies 10238. Scheduled: Sep 5, 2016, 14:30  to 16:30  Location: Rm 312



Matters of value: Natural capital, cultural diversity, governance and rights 10279. Scheduled: Sep 4, 2016, 11:00  to 13:00  Location: Rm 316B 

Cultivating Urban Resilience 10242. Scheduled: Sep 5, 2016, 11:00  to 13:00  Location: Rm 318B