• CEM  -  The Commission on Ecosystem Management is one of IUCN’s six scientific Commissions. CEM is a network of volunteer experts, numbering 1,000, from around the world working on ecosystem management related issue.
  • IUCN  -   International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges.
  • The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species  -  The IUCN Species Programme working with the IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) has for more than four decades been assessing the conservation status of species, subspecies, varieties, and even selected subpopulations on a global scale in order to highlight taxa threatened with extinction, and therefore promote their conservation.