IUCN – The World Conservation Union 
Selected Media Campaigns and Press Releases
 Confirming the Global Extinction Crisis

A call for international action as the most authoritative global assessment of species loss is released

The global extinction crisis is as bad or worse than believed, with dramatic declines in populations of many species, including reptiles and primates, according to the 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Media Reach: global audience of 1 billion