Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Partnerships http://blog.conservation.org Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:25:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 Measuring What Matters: Acknowledging Nature’s Role in the Global Economy http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/measuring-what-matters-acknowledging-natures-role-in-the-global-economy/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/measuring-what-matters-acknowledging-natures-role-in-the-global-economy/#comments Thu, 22 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20375 Waterfall, MadagascarTo determine the true wealth of countries, we need to move beyond GDP. ]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/measuring-what-matters-acknowledging-natures-role-in-the-global-economy/feed/ 1 Urban Jungle: Jakarta’s Green Wall http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/urban-jungle-jakartas-green-wall/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/urban-jungle-jakartas-green-wall/#comments Tue, 13 May 2014 13:45:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20328 Panoramic cityscape of Indonesia's capital city, JakartaForests store fresh water cities depend on — and keep it from descending on them all at once. ]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/urban-jungle-jakartas-green-wall/feed/ 1 World’s Largest Company Asks Suppliers to Shrink Environmental Impact http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/worlds-largest-company-asks-suppliers-to-shrink-environmental-impact/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/worlds-largest-company-asks-suppliers-to-shrink-environmental-impact/#comments Tue, 06 May 2014 13:45:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20303 strawberry harvestWhen Walmart wants to make a change, other companies have to follow suit.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/worlds-largest-company-asks-suppliers-to-shrink-environmental-impact/feed/ 0 Walmart’s Impact on Global Sustainability http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/walmarts-impact-on-global-sustainability/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/walmarts-impact-on-global-sustainability/#comments Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19960 farmer harvests eggplants, TanzaniaWhen Walmart takes an action, it can have a larger impact than many nations.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/walmarts-impact-on-global-sustainability/feed/ 4 London Talks Sound the Alarm on Illegal Wildlife Trade http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/london-talks-sound-the-alarm-on-illegal-wildlife-trade/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/london-talks-sound-the-alarm-on-illegal-wildlife-trade/#comments Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19949 © Conor WallThis week, two important meetings are focusing on finding real solutions to this global issue.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/02/london-talks-sound-the-alarm-on-illegal-wildlife-trade/feed/ 4 ‘Big Data’ Is an Investment in Nature — and Human Well-being http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/big-data-is-an-investment-in-nature-and-human-well-being/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/big-data-is-an-investment-in-nature-and-human-well-being/#comments Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19746 setting up camera trap in Udzungwa National Park, TanzaniaA new partnership will revolutionize the way we monitor, report and understand the health of ecosystems.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/big-data-is-an-investment-in-nature-and-human-well-being/feed/ 5 At Climate Meeting in Warsaw, All Eyes Should be on Peru http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/at-climate-meeting-in-warsaw-all-eyes-should-be-on-peru/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/at-climate-meeting-in-warsaw-all-eyes-should-be-on-peru/#comments Wed, 13 Nov 2013 19:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19558 Mountain and forest in San Martin, Alto Mayo RegionIn Poland this week, climate negotiators should look to Peru for solutions.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/at-climate-meeting-in-warsaw-all-eyes-should-be-on-peru/feed/ 1 Forging Ahead Toward a Sustainable Africa http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/forging-ahead-toward-a-sustainable-africa/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/forging-ahead-toward-a-sustainable-africa/#comments Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19535 hippos in Okavango Delta, BotswanaAfrican nations, working together, are accounting for nature.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/forging-ahead-toward-a-sustainable-africa/feed/ 1 In Storm-ravaged Samoa, Buffering Cyclones by Restoring Riverbanks http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/in-storm-ravaged-samoa-buffering-cyclones-by-restoring-riverbanks/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/in-storm-ravaged-samoa-buffering-cyclones-by-restoring-riverbanks/#comments Fri, 11 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19400 men turn cyclone debris into firewoodBy clearing debris and planting trees, we can help Samoan villagers be better prepared for the next storm.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/in-storm-ravaged-samoa-buffering-cyclones-by-restoring-riverbanks/feed/ 0 Global Community Takes Bold Steps to Fight Elephant Poaching http://blog.conservation.org/2013/09/global-community-takes-bold-steps-to-fight-elephant-poaching/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/09/global-community-takes-bold-steps-to-fight-elephant-poaching/#comments Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19336 African elephantHalting the ivory trade could do more than protect elephants; it could help enhance national and global security.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/09/global-community-takes-bold-steps-to-fight-elephant-poaching/feed/ 4