Countries, corporations and society are currently facing large scale economic and ecological challenges. Corporations are directed to apply systematic environmental management, including the use of renewable energy sources.
The importance of water cannot be understated. It sustains life, powers industries, irrigates fields and is an essential component to many environmental processes.
The Climate Change has become one of the most complicated issues facing world leaders today.
Forests are an incredibly rich source of natural resources, but millions of hectares are destroyed every year to meet the increasing demand for paper, wood and other products.
Preparatory Commission for the WNO
Since the WNO-Treaty is not yet in force, the Organization is called the Preparatory Commission for the World Nature Organization (WNO). The Preparatory Commission was commissioned in 2011 and it released the WNO Treaty in July 2012. The Treaty will be opened for signature in 2013. The WNO main tasks of the Preparatory Commission are the promotion of the Treaty and the build-up of the Organization so that it is operational when the Treaty enters into force.