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People can only protect nature if they have the knowledge, means and economic motivation to do so.
Continue reading "CI at 25: Creating Economic Incentives for Conservation"
Technology has revolutionized how scientists collect ecological data. So how can we make sense of it all?
Continue reading "Finding Meaning in a Deluge of Data"
Expanding agricultural outputs without understanding the ecosystems supporting them will be a losing battle.
Continue reading "No Food Security Without Environmental Security"
CI and partners are conducting important research on the value of ecosystems for economic activities.
Continue reading "Incorporating Nature into Decision-Making in Madagascar"
To move the ball forward, we must build on the excitement generated by the Summit for Sustainability in Africa.
Continue reading "At Rio+20, the World Should Follow Africa’s Lead"
Last week’s sustainable development summit in Botswana was remarkable for four reasons.
Continue reading "Out of Africa: What the Gaborone Declaration Could Mean for Rio+20"
Agriculture was a much-debated topic at this week’s international climate negotiations in Germany.
Continue reading "Local Action Critical to Help Farmers Adapt to Climate Change"
Four event speakers — including two African presidents — share their views on incorporating nature into the global economy.
Continue reading "Summit for Sustainability in Africa: Day 1 Speech Highlights"