The IUCN World Conservation Congress is the world’s largest and most influential conservation event. It is held every 4 years, organized by IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. And for the first time in IUCN’s history, 2012 WCC is to be held in North East Asia, Jeju of Korea. Having taken this great opportunity, Secretary General of KOC for 2012 WCC, Mr. Kim Chong-chun aims to spread out Korea's great natural heritage and green growth policy to the world, as well as raising public awareness of importance of preserving our nature.
ICUN is an international organization dedicated to finding pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges including loss of biodiversity, climate change, energy crisis, human well-being and green economy. The IUCN supports scientific research, manages field projects all over the world and brings governments, non-government organizations, United Nations agencies, companies and local communities together to develop and implement policy, laws and best practice. IUCN is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental network and its work is supported by more than 1,000 professional staffs in 60 offices and hundreds of partners in public, NGO and private sectors around the world. There has been 22 World Conservation Congresses so far, and IUCN is looking forward to its 23rd congress this year here in Jeju, Korea,
And we’ve invited Secretary General of KOC of 2012 WCC, Mr. Kim Chong-chun on HEART TO HEART, who is going to tell us everything about 2012 Congress and things we can do to solve the problems of the world we’re facing today.