26.04.18

Why lower-income countries shouldn’t follow the example of rich countries for their water management

This blog post is written by Joseph Hook, a PhD researcher in the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield, and it discusses the potential problems associated with developing countries modelling their water management on a ‘western ideal’. The lack of a well-developed infrastructure is a serious obstacle to prosperity in areas […]

05.04.18

The Sisyphean task of addressing carbon emissions through forest conservation: reflections from a REDD+ workshop

Can forests save the world from the climate crisis?

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20.02.18

Practicing Agro-forestry in Combuyo, Bolivia.

An introduction to agro-forestry

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07.02.18

Accounting for biodiversity’s role in promoting sustainable livelihoods

Smallholder farmers are facing a crisis.

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23.01.18

Reflections on change in Irqwa Da’aw, Mbulu, Tanzania

Part of the Longterm Livelihood Change in Tanzania project, documenting changes in rural Tanzanian communities.

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16.01.18

Animals are victims of human conflict, so can conservation help build peace in warzones?

More than 70% of Africa’s national parks have been affected by war in recent decades, and wildlife has suffered as a result.

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