Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Climate Change Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:53:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 The EU’s Carbon Footprint Is Bigger Than You Think Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 cropland bordering rainforest, Iguacu National Park, BrazilSince 1990, the EU has massively increased its imports of carbon-intensive products.]]> 0 Why Palm Oil Isn’t the Enemy Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 oil palm fruit in MalaysiaIt’s where and how it’s grown that we need to change.]]> 2 The New Face of Climate Change Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 children in MadagascarClimate change isn't happening in the distant future in a faraway place. It’s us. It’s now.]]> 1 Is There a Silver Lining to the New IPCC Climate Change Report? Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:01:00 +0000 mangroves and coral reefs in Raja Ampat, IndonesiaWe are already living in the age of adaptation — and protecting nature may be the easiest way to do it.]]> 5 Gender, Climate Change and Livestock Management on the East African Plains Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Maasai men in KenyaThe Maasai have been grazing their cattle here for centuries. Beatrice Lempaira wants to make sure their way of life can continue.]]> 6 In the Philippines, Fighting Climate Change Impacts with Nature (Part 2) Mon, 16 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 planting mangrove seedling in Silonay, PhilippinesI jumped at the chance to visit Silonay, a coastal community thought to be especially vulnerable to climate change.]]> 2 In the Philippines, Fighting Climate Change Impacts with Nature (Part 1) Mon, 09 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 man in Quirino province, PhilippinesRestoring ecosystems could help buffer communities from storms like Typhoon Haiyan. ]]> 1 The Climate Games Continue: Reflections on the 2013 UN Climate Change Conference Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000 flooded car in ThailandWas any real progress made in Warsaw?]]> 0 Typhoon Haiyan’s Impact Felt in Warsaw Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:10:26 +0000 A portrait of a Filipino boy.Thousands are dead and millions of lives were changed forever when the devastating storm struck the Philippines. As the world negotiates a climate treaty, the director of CI's Philippines program asks if we're acting fast enough.]]> 5 Helping Nature Help People at a Brazilian Historical Landmark Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:17:00 +0000 Flower in the Atlantic Forest. (© Conservation International/photo by Kim McCabe)Protecting ecosystems like Brazil's Atlantic Forest will help us adapt to a changing climate.]]> 1