Current Issues

Historically the conservation field has primarily functioned by combatting conservation issues as they arise, thus being a reactive discipline. However,…
Climate change has direct impacts on ecosystems and biodiversity but may also indirectly impact nature through human adaptation responses. A…
There are strong linkages between biodiversity conservation and human health, the health of domestic animals, wildlife health, and ecosystem health.…
Across Africa, women play critical land and natural resource management roles. However, these roles are typically unrecognized or undervalued. Minorities…
Building on previous work done under the Land Rights Tenure Rights thematic area, the Community Based Forestry Management (CBFM) approach…
ABCG is reducing watershed degradation and improving the health of freshwater ecosystems through linking freshwater conservation and water, sanitation, and…

Past Issues

In Africa, governance matters are increasingly recognized by governments, international donor agencies and the development assistance community as central to…
Vendor at Makola Market, Accra, Ghana. Photo: Georgia Popplewell /Flickr
Overview Sustainable Financing and Economic Opportunities in Conservation Projects identifying, cultivating and mobilizing sustainable sources of envronmental, conservation and development…
Overview Protected Area Degazettement, Downlisting and Downsizing Protected areas (PAs) are critical elements of global, national and local conservation strategies…