Scientists track birds with electronic tags and radar to solve flight mysteries. In answering ecological questions, the research findings may also improve infrastructure planning.
Coral reefs cover less than 3% of the ocean but contain a quarter of all marine life. Next to tropical rainforests, they are the most biodiverse ecosystems on Earth.
A new report from IIED explores why expectations of including smallholder farmers in modern value chains have fallen short, and suggests new and more realistic ways of getting inclusion to work for smallholders.
It is an innovative strategy to arm the rural people, especially smallholder farmers, with skills that Will enhance their purchasing power by discouraging them from heavily relying on forestry for survival.
Which justices are failing?
How are populations of sea turtles faring these days?
Here’s the solution that works.
Guest blogger Isabella Nchimbi describes how an innovative project captures the perspectives of women in rural communities to inform land use planning.
Some years ago, and guided by the stench, latex gatherers in Southern Thailand’s Krabi province reported a gruesome find.
The low-hanging fruit of energy efficiency.
In setting fines for timber poaching, experts are looking at different ways to calculate the financial value of trees.
Compensating farmers for damage to crops and property could reduce human-wildlife conflict.
Killing an endangered species is a heinous crime, but the language around the act requires a refocus away from colonialization.
Misinformation serves the few, not the many.
No legal challenges have yet been pursued.
Instead the company’s Canadian arm developed a communications plan to make climate solutions like carbon taxes look economically reckless.