News and blogs

  • Sep 14, 2015

    In this issue: The effectiveness of the Rwandan Revenue sharing programme; profiling unauthorised resource use in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda; and much more.
  • Sep 07, 2015

    In this issue: A formal evaluation of the PCLG initiative; Join the debate on how we can engage local communities to help reduce illegal wildlife trade; Vacancy announcements, funding opportunities and much more...
  • Aug 19, 2015

    In this issue: Insights from a global assessment of the social and conservation outcomes of protected areas and much more.
  • Aug 19, 2015

    In this issue: Radio talk shows are used in Uganda to discuss poverty & conservation issues; A study sheds light on employment in the tourism sector around Bwindi Impenetrable National Park; vacancy announcements, funding opportunities and much more...
  • Jun 15, 2015

    15th June: Equity and justice in conservation, biodiversity and development co-operation, vacancy announcements, funding opportunities and much more...
  • May 07, 2015

    In this issue: Human well-being and ecosystem services; protected areas; artisanal fisheries; trophy hunting; bushmeat and food security and development within Himalayan ecosystems.
  • Apr 02, 2015

    In this issue: Social justice and conservation; ecosystem services and poverty alleviation and protected areas visitation and poverty reduction.
  • Mar 03, 2015

    In this issue: Wild resource use; attitudes to Amazon river dolphins, protected areas in Guatemala; Payments for Environmental Services (PES); perceptions of ecotourism and rural communities and conservation
  • Feb 26, 2015

    Featuring case studies of efforts to engage local communities in tackling illegal wildlife trade
  • Feb 26, 2015

    In this issue, #IWTConf 'Beyond Enforcement', new CBD Notifications, and much more...
  • Feb 03, 2015

    In this issue: Bushmeat and wildlife harvesting; community conservation; traditional knowledge and palms in South America and performance of protected areas in Mexico.
  • Jan 30, 2015

    Creating a conservation song with Uganda-PCLG, tackling overeploitation of hilsa fish in Bangladesh, and much more...
  • Jan 26, 2015

    Nominations for the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 are now open
  • Jan 20, 2015

    A storify on Dilys Roe's talk on the role of biodiversity in poverty alleviation at the Oxford Biosiversity Symposium, January 2015
  • Jan 12, 2015

    Motivations and arguments to act for biodiversity - alternative ways to inspire innovative policy making
  • Jan 05, 2015

    Composing songs for conservation - our journey to Bwindi the Impenetrable
  • Dec 19, 2014

    The last edition of 2014 includes a look back at the years most popular posts, new job vacancies, and much more...
  • Dec 18, 2014

    The pilot projects aim to understand synergy between adaptation to climate change and mitigation (REDD+)

  • Dec 18, 2014

    PCLG Spotlight: Diversifying Incomes in DRC

  • Dec 17, 2014

    In this issue: Social data in conservation planning; protected areas' management and forests, livelihoods and conservation.


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