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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Cocoa farmers rely on the hardwood forest to protect their cocoa trees — and their incomes.
Continue reading "Accidental Conservation: Cocoa + Forest Restoration in Madagascar"
Companies are looking beyond financial return and attempting to benefit both society and the environment.
Continue reading "Growth of ‘Impact Investing’ Helps Build Sustainable Economies"
CI and partners are conducting important research on the value of ecosystems for economic activities.
Continue reading "Incorporating Nature into Decision-Making in Madagascar"
As temperatures rise, many threatened species are moving out of protected areas in search of cooler climes.
Continue reading "Climate Change Increases Costs of Conserving Biodiversity"
Since 1990, more than 2 billion people have gained access to an improved source of drinking water. But more needs to be done.
Continue reading "Linking Freshwater Conservation and Human Health"
National governments recently pledged to increase global coverage of protected areas. Now it’s time for action.
Continue reading "Half of Nature’s Most Important Sites Remain Unprotected"
This International Women’s Day, learn how environmental issues impact women — and how they’re taking action.
Continue reading "Promoting Gender Equality through Conservation"
For 25 years, health and social development have been integral to CI’s work across the globe.
Continue reading "CI at 25: Securing Community Well-Being Through Conservation"
One-quarter of Madagascar’s amphibians are threatened with extinction. This breeding facility will help these species fight back.
Continue reading "New Amphibian Captive Breeding Center Opens in Madagascar"