The BIOSEC research team are chairing a panel on Biodiversity and Security at the Oxford Martin Programme on the Illegal Wildlife Trade First Annual Symposium, 25-27 September, University of Oxford.
The first edition of our quarterly BIOSEC newsletter has been released.
Rosaleen Duffy on her recent fieldwork in Washington D.C., interviewing a range of agencies and key players in wildlife conservation.
Teresa Lappe-Osthege, Dr Esther Marijnen and Dr Brock Bersaglio join our wider network of researchers with an interest in conflict, security and environmental issues.
Rosaleen Duffy Q&A with Sarah Illingworth (Impolitikal) about the BIOSEC project and the deepening interlinkages between conservation and international security.
Jared Margulies and Francis Masse will be joining the BIOSEC team in October 2017 and January 2018 respectively. The fellowships will investigate how framing of environmental crime and security is influencing responses to illegal wildlife trade in both source & end-user countries.
The Conservation Law Enforcement triple panel covers themes including illegal wildlife trade, poaching, militarisation, forensics and conservation criminology
Our first Board meeting and a collaborative workshop will be held at the University of Sheffield on 12 May 2017.
Professor Duffy addressed the Trade Committee (INTA) of the European Parliament on 9 Nov 2016, making recommendations on how the EU can support sustainable & legitimate trade - as well as more effectively tackle the trade in illegal wildlife products.