Human Nature - Conservation International Blog » Special Events Exploring the vital connections between nature's well-being and our own. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:48:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Aboard the Hokule‘a: Sailboats, Small Islands and the Stewardship of Nature Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 photo courtesy of Greg StoneCI's Greg Stone arrived in style to an important gathering of small island developing states in Samoa. ]]> 0 Small Farms, Large Stakes: Climate Change and Smallholder Farmers Wed, 04 Jun 2014 20:30:00 +0000 Farmer in Tanzania. Smallholder farmers are estimated to represent 85% of the world's farms and provide over 80% of the food consumed in the developing world. (© Benjamin Drummond)The impacts of climate change on smallholders will likely have enormous consequences for all of us.]]> 2 Ocean Health Is Human Health Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 fisherman in BeninMany attendees of the Global Oceans Action Summit are taking key steps to protect the largest place on Earth. ]]> 3 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 At Climate Meeting in Warsaw, All Eyes Should be on Peru Wed, 13 Nov 2013 19:00:00 +0000 Mountain and forest in San Martin, Alto Mayo RegionIn Poland this week, climate negotiators should look to Peru for solutions.]]> 1 Will We See Global Climate Action in Warsaw? Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:00:11 +0000 Girl sits amongst crops near Gunung National ForestWhat to watch for as the world negotiates climate change.]]> 0 An Action Plan to Save One of the World’s Strangest Mammals Wed, 03 Jul 2013 14:00:00 +0000 One resident of the Pangolin Rehabilitation Center in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (© Peter Yuen/Animals in Photos)Although unknown to many, this animal is among the most highly trafficked in Asia and parts of Africa. ]]> 2 Indigenous Leaders Call for Greater Respect for their Rights Fri, 24 May 2013 22:24:51 +0000 Kanyinke SenaCI’s Indigenous Advisory Group members advocate for indigenous voices to be incorporated into international decision-making processes.]]> 0