Back from Cambodia

An update after Emiel's first PhD field trip to Cambodia

Credit: Jeremy Cusack

New Conservation Conflict Research Group

Aidan Keane, Zac Baynham-Herd and Chris Pollard were all present for the inaugural meeting of a new Conservation Conflict Research Group.

Xinyue Xia

Xinyue's project examines local people’s biophilia and knowledge of biodiversity in Guanxi, China

Tong Shi

Tong Shi's MSc project compares local people's experience of life around community conserved areas and nature reserves in Guanxi, China.

Josiane Segar

Josie's dissertation research investigates barriers to movement and migration of ungulates across the Great Plains of North America

Coding Club

A friendly, student-led club for learning statistics and coding skills

Information transfer and the effectiveness of behaviour change strategies in conservation

Emiel's PhD project aims to understand how information from a conservation intervention is transferred, how it flows through a communities and how this affects behaviour.

From poachers to protectors: engaging local communities in solutions to illegal wildlife trade

Combating the surge of illegal wildlife trade (IWT) devastating wildlife populations is an urgent global priority for conservation. Here we set out a conceptual framework to guide efforts to effectively combat IWT through actions at community level.

Emiel de Lange

Emiel's PhD investigates how the transfer of information influences the effectiveness of behaviour change strategies in conservation

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“Gorilla Warfare”

Conservation PhD student Zac Baynham-Herd talks conservation, politics, and re-framing 'human-wildlife conflict' at the Bright Club stand up comedy show, Edinburgh, 28/07/16