Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Policy http://blog.conservation.org Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:10:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 Remembering Rogeliano Solís, Indigenous Rights Advocate http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/remembering-rogeliano-solis-indigenous-rights-advocate/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/remembering-rogeliano-solis-indigenous-rights-advocate/#comments Tue, 20 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20352 ROGELIANO SOLISRogge spoke with conviction for the rights of his community and indigenous peoples everywhere.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/05/remembering-rogeliano-solis-indigenous-rights-advocate/feed/ 1 The EU’s Carbon Footprint Is Bigger Than You Think http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-eus-carbon-footprint-is-bigger-than-you-think/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-eus-carbon-footprint-is-bigger-than-you-think/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20243 cropland bordering rainforest, Iguacu National Park, BrazilSince 1990, the EU has massively increased its imports of carbon-intensive products.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-eus-carbon-footprint-is-bigger-than-you-think/feed/ 7 The New Face of Climate Change http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-new-face-of-climate-change/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-new-face-of-climate-change/#comments Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20160 children in MadagascarClimate change isn't happening in the distant future in a faraway place. It’s us. It’s now.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/04/the-new-face-of-climate-change/feed/ 1 Reducing Protection for Tasmanian Wilderness Would Be Bad News for Forests http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/reducing-protection-for-tasmanian-wilderness-would-be-bad-news-for-forests/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/reducing-protection-for-tasmanian-wilderness-would-be-bad-news-for-forests/#comments Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20079 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.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/reducing-protection-for-tasmanian-wilderness-would-be-bad-news-for-forests/feed/ 1 Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/can-we-win-the-ivory-wars-4-hopeful-signs/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/can-we-win-the-ivory-wars-4-hopeful-signs/#comments Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20053 herd of elephants at sunsetA global coalition of unlikely partners is giving new life to the fight against elephant poaching. ]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/can-we-win-the-ivory-wars-4-hopeful-signs/feed/ 6 Is There New Hope for Madagascar? http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/is-there-new-hope-for-madagascar/ http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/is-there-new-hope-for-madagascar/#comments Mon, 03 Mar 2014 05:01:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=20018 diademed sifakaThe country's new president could be a saving grace for its ailing ecosystems.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2014/03/is-there-new-hope-for-madagascar/feed/ 4 Manta Ray Research Boosts Smart Policies and Ecotourism in Indonesia http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/manta-ray-research-boosts-smart-policies-and-ecotourism-in-indonesia/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/manta-ray-research-boosts-smart-policies-and-ecotourism-in-indonesia/#comments Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19682 installing a manta ray ID camera in Raja Ampat, IndonesiaGuest blogger Shawn Heinrichs shares tales — and stunning photos — from a recent manta ray expedition.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/12/manta-ray-research-boosts-smart-policies-and-ecotourism-in-indonesia/feed/ 6 Will We See Global Climate Action in Warsaw? http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/will-we-see-global-climate-action-in-warsaw/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/will-we-see-global-climate-action-in-warsaw/#comments Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:00:11 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19567 Girl sits amongst crops near Gunung National ForestWhat to watch for as the world negotiates climate change.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/11/will-we-see-global-climate-action-in-warsaw/feed/ 0 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 One Way to Fight Terrorism? End the Ivory Trade http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/one-way-to-fight-terrorism-end-the-ivory-trade/ http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/one-way-to-fight-terrorism-end-the-ivory-trade/#comments Tue, 08 Oct 2013 14:00:00 +0000 http://blog.conservation.org/?p=19382 elephants in KenyaWe're seeing a perfect storm of extinction, poverty and radicalism. To change this equation, we must stop elephant poaching.]]> http://blog.conservation.org/2013/10/one-way-to-fight-terrorism-end-the-ivory-trade/feed/ 4