Natural Zone


IUCN Commission on Ecosystem Management

IUCN-CEM is a network of professionals whose mission is to act as a source of advice on the environmental, economic, social and cultural factors that affect natural resources and biological diversity.


Living Lands

Living Lands facilitates collaborations and knowledge sharing in landscapes of South Africa since 2009. They have developed, tested, refined and applied [...]



Our ambition is inspire as many people as possible to join the global movement and engage in holistic and business-driven [...]


Where tradition and traceable products meet

Nomadic herding husbandry has been the economic backbone of Mongolia for centuries, but is now contributing to severe landscape degradation across the Mongolian plateau due to recent increase in the number of livestock and unsustainable grazing practices.


The value of soil

This Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) film depicts the value of productive land in provision of ecosystem services and goes [...]


Let’s talk about soil

This animated film tells the reality of soil resources around the world, covering the issues of degradation, urbanization, land grabbing [...]


Land degradation neutral world

SDG 15 calls for the protection, restoration and sustainable management of land-based ecosystems. In doing so target 15.3 specifically aims [...]