CEMEX has announced a new conservation project, in partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Conservation International, and The WILD Foundation, to promote awareness of earth's most important natural sites. The company will release “Earth´s Legacy: Natural World Heritage,” later this year. The book features impressive images by renowned conservation photographers and descriptions of more than 100 stunning natural sites which need to be protected.

According to a press release:

“We are pleased to work with these organizations and publish this compelling contribution to the conservation of natural World Heritage sites. Together we can make a significant contribution to discussions and actions that improve and preserve the biodiversity in every corner of the planet,” stated Fernando A. Gonzalez, CEO of CEMEX. “The celebration of the World Environment Day has provided us with the ideal framework to make this announcement.”

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