Human Nature covers a wide range of geographies, from Colombia to China to Cameroon. Aside from contributions from our field staff working in more than 25 countries, we also publish posts from additional countries where CI invests via partners, and from international conferences and other events that our staff attend. In addition, our experts sometimes provide commentary about other regions relevant to our work. We hope you’ll use this map to explore the content of greatest interest to you.
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Without understanding who uses what resources, a conservation project can easily fail to benefit local people.
Continue reading "Exploring Gender Roles in Africa’s Largest Rainforest"
These tech-savvy herders monitor pastures as they move their animals, making sure the land is not overgrazed.
Continue reading "South Africa’s ‘Ecorangers’ Preserve Grasslands, Reduce Livestock Loss"
Around the world, women like Beatrice are demonstrating the crucial role women play in making the world a better place.
Continue reading "Maasai Woman Inspires Change in Rural Kenya"
A global coalition of unlikely partners is giving new life to the fight against elephant poaching.
Continue reading "Can We Win the Ivory Wars? 4 Hopeful Signs"
The country’s new president could be a saving grace for its ailing ecosystems.
Continue reading "Is There New Hope for Madagascar?"
In the middle of a four-month bike race, CI supporter David Crane blogs from Ethiopia.
Continue reading "Teenager Bikes Across Africa for Conservation International"
The Maasai have been grazing their cattle here for centuries. Beatrice Lempaira wants to make sure their way of life can continue.
Continue reading "Gender, Climate Change and Livestock Management on the East African Plains"
African nations, working together, are accounting for nature.
Continue reading "Forging Ahead Toward a Sustainable Africa"