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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How a team of researchers is working with communities to protect farmers’ crops — and the animals that are destroying them.
Continue reading "Raiders of the Corn: Reducing Human-monkey Conflict in the Indian Himalaya"
At recent U.N. meetings, some of the most important conversations may have taken place outside the official negotiations.
Continue reading "6 Signs of Progress at UN Biodiversity Conference"
At an international conference in India, CI is asking the world’s nations to invest in conservation for less than what’s spent on this list.
Continue reading "Saving the Planet Is Cheaper Than These 4 Things"
An update on the first week of negotiations at the U.N. biodiversity conference in Hyderabad, India.
Continue reading "Countries Are Receptive to Increasing Biodiversity Funding"
The longer we wait, the more funding we will need to safeguard the services ecosystems provide.
Continue reading "Benefits of Protecting Nature Far Outweigh Investment Costs"
The next step in protecting the diversity of life on Earth: figuring out how to pay for it.
Continue reading "At UN Biodiversity Meeting, Agreement on Funding is Essential"
Communities in western India don’t need to learn about sustainability — they are already living it.
Continue reading "Blending Ecology + Economy in the Western Ghats"
Protecting the natural world is critical for human survival — but fundamental change does not come cheap.
Continue reading "In Economic Crisis, Conservation Funding More Important Than Ever"
At a recent Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) international training workshop in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, participants were in the middle
Continue reading "Conservation Leaders Sharpen Skills in Canadian Rockies"
After five months of expeditions in 21 countries, researchers participating in CI’s Search for Lost Frogs have rediscovered 15 amphibian
Continue reading "Rediscovering a Species … in a Rubbish Bin"