Monitoring IUCN and Other Conservation Species Document

Monitoring IUCN and Other Conservation Species Document


Conservation of endangered and threatened species is a global imperative. To contribute to the preservation and protection of these species, our organization is committed to actively monitoring the status of species listed by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and other relevant conservation authorities. This document outlines the guidelines and strategies for monitoring these species within the organization’s scope. 


This Document applies to all employees, contractors, and volunteers within the Landmark University. It encompasses all activities that may impact or interact with species listed on the IUCN Red List or other conservation lists.


IUCN Red List: The comprehensive, global database of species threatened with extinction, maintained by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.

Conservation Species: Species included in the IUCN Red List, as well as any species identified as threatened or in need of conservation efforts by other reputable conservation authorities.

Guiding Principles:

Awareness and Education: Foster awareness and education among employees about the importance of monitoring and protecting conservation species.

Research and Data Collection: Support and engage in scientific research and data collection efforts related to conservation species within our operational area.

Habitat Preservation: Promote the protection and preservation of habitats critical for the survival of conservation species.

Collaboration: Collaborate with conservation organizations, local communities, and government bodies to ensure the well-being of conservation species.

Legal Compliance: Adhere to all relevant national and international laws and conventions pertaining to the protection of conservation species.

Strategies for Monitoring Conservation Species:

Identification: Maintain a current list of IUCN Red List and other conservation species relevant to our operational area.

Data Collection: Implement data collection protocols and contribute to the collection of information related to conservation species.

Regular Monitoring: Periodically assess the status of conservation species in our operational area and document their population trends.

Habitat Evaluation: Evaluate and protect habitats that are vital to the survival of conservation species.

Communication: Landmark University will be committed to sharing information and findings with relevant authorities, stakeholders, and the public to promote awareness and informed decision-making.

Reporting and Monitoring: Landmark University will regularly monitor and report on the organization’s progress in monitoring conservation species. Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the effectiveness of conservation efforts.

Compliance and Enforcement: Non-compliance with this Document may result in disciplinary action. All employees and stakeholders are expected to adhere to the guidelines outlined in this Document.

Continuous Improvement: This Document will be periodically reviewed and updated to align with advances in conservation science and evolving threats to conservation species. The organization will remain committed to adopting best practices and ensuring the protection of these species.

This Monitoring IUCN and Other Conservation Species Document reflects our organization’s dedication to the conservation of endangered and threatened species. By actively monitoring and protecting these species, we contribute to the global effort to safeguard biodiversity and the health of our planet.

Dr. E. T. Alori

SDG 15 Team Lead