Officially designated as the first-ever Animal Ambassadors for the SDGs, the bears symbolise the plight of the world’s diminishing wildlife in the face of climate change and the loss of natural habitats.
Claire Hope Cummings –
What is gene drive technology, and why is it terrible news for natural ecosystems? Environmental lawyer Claire Hope Cummings spells out the dangers of genetic interventions in the name of conservation.
Aban Marker Kabraji –
Asia's rapid development is taking a toll on its natural areas, says Aban Marker Kabraji, regional director of IUCN Asia. Governments, businesses, and communities will have to work together to make sure its ecosystems are well managed.
John Quiggin –
With the last major court case cleared, Adani is free to proceed with its Carmichael coal mine. But the business case is not looking good, says University of Queensland professor John Quiggin.
Can games like Pokemon Go get people to care about their smartphones and nature at the same time? University of Tasmania's Jessie Buettel and Barry Brook explore how augmented reality games can be a force for conservation.
Asia is a key hub for the illegal wildlife trade. Asian Development Bank sustainable development and climate change consult Maria Cristina Tabing highlights how individuals can help protect critically endangered species.
There are authorities for trade and security, but not for threats to the environment. It's time the natural world got its own version of the World Trade Organisation or UN Security Council, say professors Anthony Burke and Stefanie Fishel.
This study report under the coordination of Conservation International (CI-Brazil), recommends that companies should understand and incorporate into their decision making process, the economic value of biodiversity and ecosystems services ...
The Philippines' promising economic outlook is being threatened by the adverse impacts of climate change. Being one of the most susceptible countries to changes in climatic conditions and natural disasters ...
Pure Advantage's new independent report, Green Growth: Opportunities for New Zealand, is the first robust analytical assessment of New Zealand's green growth economic opportunities within a global context.