Following on from her fieldwork in Brussels, BIOSEC doctoral researcher Hannah Dickinson explores the notions of security and 'everydayness' in relation to the illegal wildlife trade.
BIOSEC's Teresa Lappe-Osthege will be presenting her research on the illegal bird trade in the Western Balkans at the 3rd Adriatic Flyway conference in Serbia.
New panel announced for POLLEN 2018 Conference: 'The political ecology of environmental peacebuilding – Exploring its values and critiques in the context of the green economy'. Organisers: Teresa Lappe-Osthege and Lisa Trogisch. Call for Papers now open, deadline 06 Dec 2017.
What can the world's 'first' National Park tell us about the current militarization of conservation? Francis Masse on Yellowstone Park, its military history, and how not to 'do' biodiversity conservation.
Animals are victims of human conflict, so can conservation help build peace in warzones? Only if we acknowledge that wildlife protection is not a politically-neutral activity, argue Esther Marijnen and Rosaleen Duffy in new article for The Conversation.