Elephants and Sesame
Blog post by SIID Director Dan Brockington, telling the story of how a malfunctioning Wildlife Management Area causes a dilemma for development in Mbomaminijika, Tanzania. Originally posted Nov 13 2018 by NEPSUS. There is an old adage among Marxists that the one thing worse than being exploited by capital is not being exploited by it […]
Building back worse? When efforts to build community resilience fail.
Part of the ESRC-DFID-funded project ‘Resilience Policymaking in Nepal: Giving Voice to Communities’
Participatory Video Making: Experiences from Nepal
Resilience policy-making: giving voice to communities
Unpacking a Crisis of Human-Wildlife Conflict
Jared Margulies unpacks narratives of human-wildlife conflict in Bandipur National Park, India.
Volgograd: how a dam on the mighty Volga almost killed off the caviar fish
How the Volgograd Dam, and the demand for black caviar, is pushing the great Sturgeon fish to extinction
Kenya’s death penalty plan for poachers has stirred a hornet’s nest
Should the death penalty be considered as part of legitimate “action” for biodiversity?