Organisations that ECO is a member of include:
IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature)
ECO has been a member of the IUCN since the 1980s. IUCN is made up of both Government members and non-governmental members. ECO has successfully promoted resolutions and recommendations at the forum of the World Conservation Congress. ECO worked for the establishment of improved IUCN presence in the Pacific.
IUCN Regional Office is based in Suva, Fiji.
The next World Conservation Congress is in Hawai'i in 1 to 10 September, 2016. The IUCN Congress takes place every four years.
ASOC (Antarctica and Southern Ocean Coalition)
ECO has been a member of ASOC since 1982 working on campaigns to stop mining in Antarctica, improve management of Antarctic krill fisheries, promoting marine protection, and now the campaign to protect the Ross Sea
ECO was an early member of the DSCC which was formed to address the issue of bottom trawling on the high seas in the absence of an effective governance regime. The coalition is made up of over 70 non-governmental organisations (NGOs), fishers organisations and law and policy institutes, all committed to protecting the deep sea.
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