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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One reason to keep an eye on Rio after the World Cup? A new initiative to provide freshwater security for its people.
Continue reading "Urban Jungle: Restoring Rio’s Water Supply"
Mexico’s “Water Forest” provides water for 23 million people in one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas.
Continue reading "Urban Jungle: No Forest, No Water for Mexico City"
A new study shows that accidental bycatch by small-scale fishers is taking a large toll on sea turtle populations.
Continue reading "Small-scale Fisheries Have Big Impacts on Sea Turtles"
For coffee farmers impacted by climate change, growing multiple crops can be an insurance policy against disaster.
Continue reading "Palm Cultivation Helps Struggling Coffee Farmers in Mexico"
Three years of data indicate that the sustainable coffee farming practices developed by CI and Starbucks are working.
Continue reading "New Research Helps Starbucks Improve Ethical Coffee Sourcing"
As a result of their newfound bird knowledge, farmers are leaving more trees standing on their coffee farms.
Continue reading "Coffee Farmers Become Citizen Scientists in Southern Mexico"
Around the world, people are doing amazing things to tackle the environmental challenges we face. Here are some of their stories.
Continue reading "Team Earth: CI’s New Storytelling Approach"
As a writer, it’s my job to track down CI’s most compelling stories. Here are some of my favorites from 2011.
Continue reading "7 Little Reasons for Hope"
Here’s the good news: Even as forests are under assault, there are those who fight back.
Continue reading "If a Tree Falls … Will You Make a Sound?"
Miroslav Honzak is a CI scientist and one of the innovators behind ARIES (Artificial Intelligence for Ecosystem Services), a technological
Continue reading "From Glacier to Gulf: Part 3 of 3"