UNESCO World Heritage Sites

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) seeks to encourage the identification, protection and preservation of cultural and natural heritage around the world considered to be of outstanding value to humanity. This is embodied in an...

IUCN | International Union for Conservation of Nature

The International Union for Conservation of Nature is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization. Categories: Conservation | Endangered Species | Protected Areas Management agsdi-person IUCN  Current  Link to...

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Established in 1964, the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s Red List of Threatened Species has evolved to become the world’s most comprehensive information source on the global conservation status of animal, fungi and plant species. Categories:...

Managing Marine Protected Areas

This toolkit was designed to support Marine Protected Area managers in the Western Indian Oceans by providing them with a hands-on guide to a diverse array of topics, ranging from communications, monitoring coral reefs, energy sources, solid waste disposal, to octopus...

Protected Planet / World Database on Protected Areas

The World Database on Protected Areas is a foundation dataset for conservation decision making. It contains crucial information from national governments, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions, international biodiversity convention secretariats and...