Despite their reverence for nature, local communities were unaware of how certain actions could damage ecosystems.
This is a critical time for the future of our forests — and the people who call them home.
As Vital Signs expands, we are gathering exciting data about the connections between agriculture, ecosystems and people.
A CI intern overcomes her frustration at the slow pace of life in this French territory in the Pacific Ocean.
Both largely forested, Guyana and Liberia are aiming to develop their economies while keeping trees standing.
A summer intern shares his experience with CI.
Conservation agreements motivate people to protect local ecosystems in exchange for community-determined benefits.
To protect our ocean, we need to be innovative yet remain rooted in our culture and beliefs.
The government census says that there are 160 fishermen in Oecussi … but the number is probably much higher.
In recent decades, indigenous peoples have made significant progress in ensuring that their rights are recognized and respected.