05.06.19

It’s time to break out your ‘Save the Rainforest’ T-Shirt – and reflect on your consumption and voting habits while you’re at it

Escalating environmental and social destruction in Brazil needs to be stopped urgently to protect vital biomes and their inhabitants in order to halt further deforestation, extinction and global warming. Why should we care and what can we do?

24.01.19

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 […]

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18.07.18

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’

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11.07.18

Participatory Video Making: Experiences from Nepal

Resilience policy-making: giving voice to communities

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05.07.18

Unpacking a Crisis of Human-Wildlife Conflict

Jared Margulies unpacks narratives of human-wildlife conflict in Bandipur National Park, India.

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19.06.18

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

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