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Time #ForNature

A youth video campaign. Record a 30-60 second video answering this question and post it on social media using #ForNature and tagging @UNDP, @UNEP.  

Gucci joins The Lion’s Share Fund to support wildlife conservation

Gucci, one of the world’s leading luxury fashion brands, has joined The Lion’s Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to tackle the crisis in nature, biodiversity and climate across…  

In vast Angolan national park, rangers wear many hats

Manuel Sebastião Afonço has a lot to take care of: nearly 1 million hectares, to be exact.  

Protected areas

UNDP recognises the potential of protected and conserved areas as powerful, nature-based solutions for addressing biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation, and for delivering a wide range of social…  

Wildlife and habitats

UNDP supports an integrated approach to address wildlife trafficking including diversified livelihoods, managing human-wildlife conflict, shared benefits with local communities and enforcement.  


2030 Agenda - Planet: protect the planet from degradation, through sustainable consumption and production, sustainably managing natural resources and taking urgent action on climate change.  

World Wildlife Day

Statement on World Wildlife Day - 3 March 2019  

UNDP, GEF embark on vast programme targeting wildlife trafficking in commercial ports

UNDP and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) have kicked off a project under the GEF-financed, World Bank-led Global Wildlife Program that aims to curb maritime wildlife trafficking, targeting key…  

The Lion’s Share – a simple way to make a powerful difference for animals, wildlife and habitats

Have you noticed how often animals appear in ads? Every year, brands use images of animals in their advertising and marketing to make billions of dollars in revenue.  

Buzzing with life

There are many ways bees help the environment and enrich human life. But did you know these little insects are also powerful partners in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals?  

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