Over the course of 2020, the International Land Conservation Network and the European Land Conservation Network will hold a series of webinars to bring together the global private and civic land conservation community to continue to share knowledge, build capacity, and advance our work during these challenging times.

Earth Day Plenary and Webinars

The following are upcoming ILCN/ELCN webinars. Registration is required; click on the link below to view a full description and to register.

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2021 Global Congress

April 14-16, 2021 | Món Sant Benet | Catalonia, Spain

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Global Congress has been rescheduled to April 14-16, 2021.

The Global Congress of the International Land Conservation Network and the European Land Conservation Network will bring together an international community of private and civic land conservation practitioners to build capacity by sharing expertise in conservation finance, conservation law and policy, organization and governance, and land stewardship, management and restoration.

The Congress will grow and build upon the momentum and collaborations that have emerged in the past convenings of the ILCN and ELCN, including the series of ELCN workshops in Finland, Spain, and Romania of 2018 and 2019; the 2018 Global Congress of the ILCN in Santiago, Chile; and the 2015 Global Congress of the ILCN in Berlin, Germany.

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Why Barcelona

Catalonia is at the forefront of private and civic land conservation in Europe and globally, with organizations such as Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera and the network Xarxa per a la Conservació de la Natura (XCN) leading a growing community of land conservation practitioners in the region.

Hosting the Congress in Barcelona also highlights the 2017 launch and and recent successes of the European Land Conservation Network, which have included:

Inspired by the beautiful Catalonian landscape, the ELCN and the ILCN looks forward to exploring how practitioners around the world can continue to learn from one another and work to advance the private land conservation movement.

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Global Congress Archive

Proceedings and outcomes from past ILCN Global Congresses are available at the links below.

 

2018 Global Congress

ILCN in Santiago, Chile

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2015 Global Congress

ILCN in Berlin, Germany

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Contact us for more information

For more information on the Congress, please contact Robin Austin, Project Coordinator for the ILCN.

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