The biannual North American Congress plays an important role in advancing science and stimulating conservation action through effective dialogue and far-reaching engagement. The 2018 theme is "Conservation Science, Policy and Practice: Connecting the Urban to the Wild."
The ISSRM conference is held to exchange scientific, professional and local knowledge that will connect global environmental conditions and concerns with individuals' and communities'.
Held every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, indigenous peoples, business and academia, with the goal of conserving the environment and harnessing the solutions nature offers to global challenges. The congress aims to improve how we manage our natural environment for human, social and economic development.
The upcoming 8th World Ranger Congress in Estes Park, Colorado USA will focus on the idea of connecting parks, rangers and communities and provide rangers and protected area professionals the opportunity to learn new skills, share knowledge, create lasting partnerships, and be inspired by their colleages.