Who are we?

We are part of IUCN’s Marine and Polar Programme looking to work with the private and public sector in order to establish a roadmap to reduce the flow of Plastics into the Marine Environment. If you are interested in joining, please feel free to contact us!

About IUCN

IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environmental and developmental challenges. IUCN’s work focuses on valuing and conserving nature, ensuring effective and equitable governance of its use, and deploying nature-based solutions to global challenges in climate, food and development. IUCN supports scientific research, manages field projects all over the world, and brings governments, NGOs, the UN and companies together to develop policy, laws and best practice. IUCN is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization, with more than 1,200 government and NGO Members and almost 11,000 volunteer experts in some 160 countries. IUCN’s work is supported by over 1,000 staff in 45 offices and hundreds of partners in public, NGO and private sectors around the world.

Carl Gustaf Lundin
Global Director, IUCN Global Marine and Polar Programme
Joao Sousa
Marine Programme Officer
Nicolas Gruner
Temporary Marine Officer