Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Policy Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:48:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Getting Energy Prices Right — for a Cooler, Healthier Planet Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 oil refinery, United StatesA recent IMF statement reflects a critical shift in the global understanding of our economic system. ]]> 0 Global Policy Needed to Keep Sharks in Our Oceans Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 lemon shark in mangroveSharks don't recognize country borders. To protect them, we have to do more.]]> 2 Once a Marine Protected Area Is Created, What Happens Next? Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 (© Conservation International/photo by Toby de Jong)In the Cook Islands, a former rugby star is working with rural villagers to shape the world’s second-largest MPA.]]> 0 Remembering Rogeliano Solís, Indigenous Rights Advocate Tue, 20 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 ROGELIANO SOLISRogge spoke with conviction for the rights of his community and indigenous peoples everywhere.]]> 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.]]> 7 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 Reducing Protection for Tasmanian Wilderness Would Be Bad News for Forests Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 temperate rainforest, AustraliaAustralia's prime minister thinks too much of the country's forest is "locked up" in protected areas. Here's why he's wrong.]]> 2 Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 herd of elephants at sunsetA global coalition of unlikely partners is giving new life to the fight against elephant poaching. ]]> 6 Is There New Hope for Madagascar? Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:01:00 +0000 diademed sifakaThe country's new president could be a saving grace for its ailing ecosystems.]]> 4 Manta Ray Research Boosts Smart Policies and Ecotourism in Indonesia Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 installing a manta ray ID camera in Raja Ampat, IndonesiaGuest blogger Shawn Heinrichs shares tales — and stunning photos — from a recent manta ray expedition.]]> 6