IUCN-US, the International Union for Conservation of Nature - United States, is a partner organization of IUCN.  The International Union for Conservation of Nature is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization.  IUCN and IUCN-US share a common vision and mission:

Our vision is a just world that values and conserves nature.

Our mission is to influence, encourage and assist societies throughout the world to conserve the integrity and diversity of nature and to ensure that any use of natural resources is equitable and ecologically sustainable.

IUCN helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges.  Watch our video to learn more!

*IUCN-US is a 501c3 organization located in the IUCN Washington, DC office. IUCN-US works closesly with IUCN and its members to support and partner with these and other organizations working to advance conservation initiatives.  Donations to IUCN-US are tax deductible in the United States.