IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the Government of France have decided to postpone the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 in Marseille to 7-15 January 2021 from its original date of 11-19 June.
During the IUCN World Conservation Congress, IUCN’s 1300+ government, civil society and indigenous peoples’ Member organisations will set priorities and drive conservation and sustainable development action.
On the sidelines of this event, the 2021 edition of the One Planet Summit will be held on Marseille in January 11. "In order to mobilize forces and act in the interests of biodiversity...," President Macron wrote on Twitter.